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.
Muse’s Matt Bellamy Says Guitar is ‘No Longer a Lead Instrument’
Muse frontman Matt Bellamy says the guitar’s days as a focal point of music are numbered.
Muse Hint at ‘Era-Blending’ New Album
Muse frontman Matt Bellamy said the band’s next album would feature an “era-blending” sound.
Why Ozzy Osbourne Refuses to Play ‘Full Album’ Live Shows
Ozzy Osbourne revealed the reason he’d never attempt to perform any of his albums in full on stage, ahead of his farewell tour.
Tool Album Lyrics Nearly Written ‘After 11 Years of Begging’ Says Maynard James Keenan
Maynard James Keenan said he’d written the lyrics and melodies for every song but one on the long-awaited new Tool album, after “begging” for final instrumental tracks for 11 years.
‘School of Rock’ Star Tony Cavalero Lined Up to Play Ozzy Osbourne in ‘The Dirt’ Movie
'School of Rock' star Tony Cavalero is now in discussions about appearing in the Motley Crue biopic 'The Dirt' as Ozzy Osbourne.
Why Michael Schenker Ignored a Rolling Stones Audition Invite
Michael Schenker revealed he was invited to audition for the Rolling Stones soon after he arrived in England to join UFO in 1973.
Weezer Confirm ‘The Black Album’ Release Date
The follow-up to the unplanned LP “Pacific Daydream” will arrive on May 25.
Dolores O’Riordan Laid to Rest
Cranberries singer hailed for "excellent performance in the gig of life itself" in live broadcast funeral before private family burial.
Liam Gallagher Says He Can’t Play ‘Wonderwall’ on Guitar
The ex-Oasis frontman accepts that his son is a better guitarist than him.
David Bowie Book Club Launched by His Son
Duncan Jones invited fans to join him on a “literary marathon in tribute to Dad.”