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.
Metallica Resented Jason Newsted for Quitting, Says Lars Ulrich
James Hetfield also reflects on why they didn't fight to keep bassist who left in 2001.
Jon Bon Jovi Wishes Richie Sambora ‘Had His Life Together’
But singer argues there’s an upside to his old friend’s absence from Bon Jovi.
Leaving Last Soundgarden Album Unfinished Is ‘Ridiculous’ Says Kim Thayil
Guitarist looks forward to receiving files of vocals Chris Cornell recorded before his death.
Anthony Kiedis Says Climate Crisis Is Out of Control
Red Hot Chili Peppers singer says “federal government is failing us” over disasters that ruin environment, kill hundreds and cost billions.
Verve Frontman Dusts Off Old Rolling Stones Legal Battle: ‘I’m Coming for That Money’
Richard Ashcroft vows to fight 1997 court action over "Bitter Sweet Symphony" sample.
Greta Van Fleet Wrote Debut Album in Haunted Cabin
Jake Kiszka recalls ghostly footsteps and laughter as band worked on 'Anthem of the Peaceful Army.'
Soundgarden Reunion Could Take Place After ‘Natural Healing’
The band's still-mourning survivors are hailing Chris Cornell as an “artist” and not a “star.”
Listen to the Struts’ New Song ‘Primadonna Like Me’
New track is taken from upcoming second album as British band gears up for U.S. tour.
Tom Morello Says It’s a ‘Miracle’ Rage Against the Machine Lasted So Long
Guitarist accepts blame for “lack of emotional maturity” that led to band's demise.
Lenny Kravitz Announces U.S. Tour
Eight-date run ties in with upcoming album 'Raise Vibration.'
Pantera Co-Founder Vinnie Paul Dead at 54
Drummer went on to form Damageplan then Hellyeah after death of his brother, Dimebag.
Perry Farrell Says Jane’s Addiction Will Return Next Year
The singer plans to put his band and his side project Porno for Pyros together for a Las Vegas art experience.
Dave Grohl Working on TV Series With His Mom
Show is based on Virginia Grohl's book 'From Cradle to Stage' featuring interviews with mothers of famous musicians.
Dave Grohl Reveals ‘Biggest Misconception’ About Nirvana
"It wasn’t always a bummer. There were times when it was so outrageously hilarious and fun."
Dave Grohl Says He’ll Never Run for President
The Foo Fighters frontman has zero interest in "doing an Oprah."
New Alice in Chains Song Inspired by David Bowie
Jerry Cantrell said that David Bowie had been a leading inspiration for the new Alice in Chains song “The One You Know."