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.
Nine Inch Nails, Tool and Journey Deliver April Fool’s Day Pranks
Trent Reznor updates 10-year-old spoof album joke while Tool link to fake track and Neil Schon claims Steve Perry reunion is on.
How Motley Crue Kept ‘The Dirt’ Book Real
Band’s manager recalls battle with publishers and campaign to promote “train wreck” memoir that became movie.
Watch Jon Anderson’s New ‘Makes Me Happy’ Video
Former Yes frontman releases song from new album ‘1,000 Hands.’
Toto and ‘Us': The Unlikely Horror Movie Connection
Band provided soundtrack for ambitious Hands Across America charity event, which inspired smash hit feature film.
What John Corabi Learned From Being Fired by Motley Crue
Former singer recalls his phone stopped ringing when Vince Neil returned.
Sammy Hagar Says He ‘Inherited’ His Van Halen Era Songs
Singer discusses the “magic” of ‘5150’ album on its 33rd anniversary.
Scott Walker Dead at 76
Walker Brothers singer went on to become influential experimental musician.
Chris Fehn Wants to Stay in Slipknot
Percussionist’s lawyer says he’s still a member of the band despite legal action, and would like to remain.
Nikki Sixx Reveals What Surprised Him Most About ‘The Dirt’ Movie
Motley Crue bassist didn’t expect the pain of seeing his relationship with his mother on screen.
Why Dave Mustaine Ignores Clause in His Record Contract
Megadeth leader explains why he’s writing more songs than required for the band’s 16th album.
Hear Motley Crue’s New ‘Ride With the Devil’ and ‘Crash and Burn’
Songs appear on soundtrack to ‘The Dirt’ biopic.
Introducing Motley Crue’s Early Mystery Man, Greg Leon
Early guitarist can be seen in ‘The Dirt’ being fired by Mick Mars, but there’s much more to his story.