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.
Studio Icon Bob Ludwig Retires With 13 Grammys and 3,000 Credits
He worked with Led Zeppelin, Paul McCartney, Nirvana, Bruce Springsteen and many others over six-decade career.
Why Flea Wants to Remake Red Hot Chili Peppers’ First Album
Bassist says he can't talk bandmates into addressing his regrets.
Anthony Kiedis Doesn’t Think He’s a Musician, Says Flea
Red Hot Chili Peppers bandmates reduced each other to tears during interview for bassist's podcast series.
Could Pearl Jam’s New Album Sound More Like Pop Music?
Stone Gossard hints at producer Andrew Watt's influence on 'Gigaton' follow-up.
Noel Gallagher Plans to Release Unheard ‘Definitely Maybe’ Takes
He recovered mislabeled Oasis master tapes from 1994 album.
U.S. Senate Moves to End Hidden Ticket Fees
Legislation could force sellers to display the complete cost instead of adding junk charges near the completion of a sale.
Greta Van Fleet Announces New Album ‘Starcatcher’
First single "Meeting the Master" is available now.
Flea to Celebrate How People Fall in Love With Music
Red Hot Chili Peppers bassist announces 15-part podcast in support of his nonprofit music school.
Jane’s Addiction Will Keep Going Despite Dave Navarro’s Illness
Perry Farrell, Eric Avery and Stephen Perkins could complete new album with guest guitarists.
Pearl Jam Focused on ‘Different and Exciting’ Things for Next LP
Stone Gossard says they have “demos for days” as sessions continue with producer Andrew Watt.
How Rick Rubin Talked Johnny Cash Into Covering Nine Inch Nails
Producer reveals background of classic version of "Hurt."
Mark Hoppus Tried to Buy Blink-182 Tickets but Couldn’t
He acknowledges fans' frustrating experience as prices top $600.
10 Ways Dave Grohl Gave Grief a Chance at Taylor Hawkins Tribute
Foo Fighters leader oversaw brave, emotional, public wake featuring band’s extended family.
Melvins Announce New Album ‘Bad Mood Rising’
Limited-edition vinyl version sells out almost instantly, with other formats arriving on Sept. 9.
Carson Daly Thought He ‘Was Going to Die’ at Woodstock ‘99
"The prisoners were officially running the prison,” the MTV host recalled.
Jane’s Addiction to Start Recording New Music
Frontman Perry Farrell reports sessions will take place ahead of tour with Smashing Pumpkins.