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.
Kirk Hammett Rushed ‘Portals’ Completion for Record Store Day
Metallica guitarist’s EP had to be done within a week to make the deadline.
Flea ‘Didn’t See a Lot’ of Rick Rubin During RHCP Sessions
Bassist says producer attended one rehearsal for ‘Unlimited Love.’
Jason Newsted Reveals ‘Very Origins’ of His Beef With Metallica
Bassist was warned off side projects long before he quit over feeling artistically limited.
Scott Weiland’s Son Determined to ‘Do Better’ After Drugs Battle
Noah Weiland returns to music after experience that helped him understand his late dad better.
Robert Trujillo Will Put Kirk Hammett’s EP Through Vinyl Ceremony
Metallica bassist wants to “christen” his bandmate’s ‘Portals’ release.
The Tubes’ Re Styles Dead at 72
Costume designer, dancer and singer fronted band for 1979 hit “Prime Time.”
Kirk Hammett ‘Shocked’ When Metallica Encouraged His Solo EP
Ban on personal projects was the main reason Jason Newsted quit in 2001.
Watch Ohio State’s Athletic Band’s Tribute to Van Halen
Ohio State halftime performance includes four classic tracks.
How a Foo Fighter Ended Up in Prince’s ‘Raspberry Beret’ Video
Pat Smear failed 1985 audition but was called back for one reason.
First Official David Bowie Movie Could Premiere Next Month
'Moonage Daydream' features 48 previously unseen performances.