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.
Why Kiss’ Dressing Rooms Always Smelled Like Burnt Toast
Former Night Ranger guitarist Jeff Watson connects the scent with his band’s time as Kiss' support act.
Pearl Jam’s New Album Will Be ‘Heavier Than You’d Expect’
Guitarist says producer Andrew Watt pushed the band hard for 'Gigaton' follow-up.
Grateful Dead Producer John Cutler Dead at 73
He played key role in the band’s Egypt trip, live shows and later archive releases.
Dave Grohl’s Beer Bong + Hash Smuggling Guide Up for Charity Auction
It could be yours... for a price.
Why KISS’ Paul Stanley Rejected Bandit Makeup After a Month
He wore a different mask three times before returning to his definitive Starchild look.
Sydney Sweeney Didn’t Feel Objectified in Rolling Stones Video
She “felt hot” in “Angry” promo, finding “empowerment in embracing the body I have.”
How Soundgarden Producer Told Chris Cornell to Write Better Songs
Michael Beinhorn took a big risk when he confronted singer about “second-rate” material – but the result was “Black Hole Sun.”
Geddy Lee Reveals Why KISS Had to Party in Their Makeup
Rush frontman recalls smoking pot and watching the antics of their tourmates.
Wolfgang Van Halen and Michael Anthony Share Hug at Reunion
Original Van Halen bassist and his replacement prove there’s no hard feelings as they meet at Mammoth WVH show.