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.
Bumblefoot Still Gets Reminded of Guns N’ Roses Solo Slip
He used to receive death threats for Spinal Tap moment with Star Wars helmet during “Welcome to the Jungle.”
Ace Frehley: Kiss Fans Aren’t the Brightest, My Fans Are Sharp
The band's former guitarist says he’s glad farewell tour is finally done.
Gene Simmons Credits Family For Making It to End of the Road
He reflected on narrowly avoiding self-destruction in emotional moments after final Kiss show.
Why Doctors Once Cut Off John Mellencamp’s Head
Lucky to survive childhood illness, he says he hopes to reach 80 years old.
Rush’s Alex Lifeson Admits ‘It’s Not In Our D.N.A. to Stop’
Surviving duo touch on possibility of touring again with “one of the great drummers.”
First Manager Says Black Sabbath Would Sneer at Shy Ozzy Osbourne
Back then, Jim Simpson said the future metal icon was "never very confident in what he could do."
Sammy Hagar Recalls Dangerous Night Race with Eddie Van Halen
They were “three abreast on a two-lane road” with producer Mick Jones after a '5150' recording session.
Ted Nugent: Kill Pigs From Copters and Donate Meat to Homeless
Hunting fan says his machine gun plan is best way to resolve “out of control” issue.
Geddy Lee Doesn’t Know If New Songs With Alex Lifeson Will Work
He insists there’s always an “if” over what might happen with planned collaboration.
Ace Frehley: No Chance I’ll Play at Kiss’ Final Show
With days to go before the band’s final bow, former guitarist claims the idea of a guest appearance was just a ruse to sell tickets.