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.
Joe Elliott Criticizes AC/DC’s Handling of Brian Johnson’s Hearing Problems
Def Leppard frontman discusses lineup change after deafness warning: “I wouldn’t have done it like that.”
Ringo Starr’s Knighthood Is Confirmed by the Queen
Paul McCartney congratulates his Beatles bandmate as Bee Gees’ Barry Gibb is also listed for the honor.
Ratt Say They’ll Tour in 2018
Classic-era Ratt members Stephen Pearcy, Warren DeMartini and Juan Croucier reunited earlier this year, but a fight over the band name continues.
Myles Kennedy Hopes No One Recorded His Led Zeppelin Audition
Myles Kennedy confirms that no video was taken, but say he’s “heard different accounts” about the possibility of audio recordings.
Denny Laine Grateful to ‘Friends From the Top’ for Fixing Rock Hall Snub
Moody Blues co-founder pleased to be honored after his name was intially left out of Class of 2018.
Why Kiss Didn’t Sue Bruce Springsteen Over ‘Outlaw Pete’
Gene Simmons explains his band's reason for not pursuing the Boss in court over his track "Outlaw Pete," which bears resemblance to "I Was Made for Lovin' You."
Ringo Starr to Reportedly Receive Knighthood
A British newspaper is saying that Ringo Starr will be on the Queen's New Year honors list for a knighthood.
Lenny Kravitz-Designed $38 Million L.A. House Up for Grabs
The Sunset Strip property includes five bedrooms, private nightclub and custom artwork.
Jani Lane’s Estate Sued by His Managers
The management organization that looked after the affairs of late Warrant singer Jani Lane have launched a lawsuit against his estate.
Watch Billy Idol Help a Contestant Win ‘The Voice’
Billy Idol's longtime guitarist Steve Stevens was also on hand as the game show's 13th season came to a close.