Full-time freelance writer based in Glasgow, Scotland… author of 17 books, three of which are in the Rock And Roll Hall Of Fame Permanent Collection… former news editor at TeamRock.com… former band manager, drummer and keyboardist… TV and radio presenter… real ale fan.
Watch Styx’s New Live ‘Radio Silence’ Video
Styx have released a video featuring a performance of their track “Radio Silence” that was recorded live on Aug. 19 in Syracuse, N.Y.
Eric Clapton Recalls Most Satisfying Moment of His Career
Eric Clapton compared his approach to making music to working on a puzzle that’s never completed – but he can point to one moment when he felt he had achieved a level of satisfaction.
Folk Revivalist Robert De Cormier Dead at 95
Robert De Cormier, a key player in the American folk revival of the ‘60s, has died at the age of 95.
Wolfgang Van Halen Takes On Fake ‘Dad’ Over Fraud Bid
Eddie Van Halen apparent victim of online ID theft in attempt to steal $40,000
AC/DC’s Malcolm Young Dies
Retired AC/DC co-founder Malcolm Young had been suffering from dementia for several years.
Mick Fleetwood: Peter Green Hired Me Because He Felt Sorry for Me
Mick Fleetwood recently discovered that he got his job with Fleetwood Mac only because Peter Green felt sorry for him.
Steven Van Zandt Says E Street Band Hit Stride on Fifth LP
Guitarist believes they didn’t get into their stride until their fifth album The River, which was released in 1980
Watch Bob Dylan Perform ‘Learning to Fly’ in Tribute to Tom Petty
The cover was particularly notable because Bob Dylan's set lists are traditionally set in stone.
Foreigner Confirm ‘Jukebox Hero’ Musical
Foreigner have confirmed that 'Jukebox Hero,' a musical based on the band’s music, will premiere next summer.
Watch Jason Aldean’s Tribute to Tom Petty and Las Vegas Shooting Victims on ‘Saturday Nigh…
Jason Aldean paid tribute to Tom Petty and the victims of the Las Vegas shootings on 'Saturday Night Live' in October 2017.
Guns N’ Roses Reunion Tour Has Made $300 Million So Far
The latest North American run of Guns N’ Roses’ Not in This Lifetime reunion tour made a total of $53 million in ticket sales, taking the tour’s total over the $300 million mark.
Kiss and Motley Crue Promoter Pleads Guilty to Fraud
A concert promoter who’s worked with Kiss, Motley Crue and others has pleaded guilty to charges relating to fraud worth hundreds of thousands of dollars.