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.
John Lennon’s Customized Beatles Album Up for Auction
A pre-production copy of the Beatles’ 1966 album 'Yesterday ... And Today,' complete with hand-drawn artwork by John Lennon, has been hailed as the “rarest Beatles record in the world.”
Nikki Sixx Admits Drugs Don’t Enhance Creativity
Former Motley Crue bassist Nikki Sixx has argued against the use of drugs to enhance creativity, insisting that there’s much more to be said for working in a state of sobriety.
Foreigner Confirm ‘Jukebox Hero’ Musical
Foreigner have confirmed that 'Jukebox Hero,' a musical based on the band’s music, will premiere next summer.
Ramones Lego Set Could Become a Real Thing
Ramones are the subject of a new Lego Ideas project, which could go into production if it wins enough votes from the public.
Kiss and Motley Crue Promoter Pleads Guilty to Fraud
A concert promoter who’s worked with Kiss, Motley Crue and others has pleaded guilty to charges relating to fraud worth hundreds of thousands of dollars.
Bruce Springsteen Outlines New Solo Album
Bruce Springsteen is finally preparing to release the solo album he’s kept under wraps for several years.
Ozzy Osbourne’s ‘Ozzy and Jack’s World Detour’ Returns for Second Season
Ozzy Osbourne and his son Jack will return with the second season of their TV show 'Ozzy & Jack’s World Detour.'
Bob Dylan’s Handwritten ‘Like a Rolling Stone’ Lyrics Up for Auction
A sheet of handwritten lyrics to “Like a Rolling Stone,” penned and signed by Bob Dylan this year, is up for auction with a starting price of $125,000.
The Last Days of Steely Dan’s Walter Becker
Friends reveal what they know of health issues that led to his passing on Sept. 3
Watch Gene Simmons and Ace Frehley Reunite Onstage
Former Kiss bandmates performed together for the first time in 16 years at a benefit show
Gene Simmons to Release Kiss Demos Featuring Van Halen
Gene Simmons is reportedly preparing to release three long-lost Kiss demo tracks featuring Van Halen brothers Eddie and Alex as part of his solo box set 'The Vault.'
Molly Hatchet’s Dave Hlubek Dead at 66
Dave Hlubek, lead guitarist and co-founder of Southern rock icons Molly Hatchet, has died at the age of 66.