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.
Listen to Previously Unreleased Cranberries Song, ‘Iosa’
The track appears on upcoming 25th anniversary edition of 'Everybody Else Is Doing It, So Why Can’t We?'
Joan Jett Says #MeToo Impact Hasn’t Hit Music Yet
She argues change is on the way, and discusses her Runaways background.
Revisiting Scott Weiland’s Last Show With Stone Temple Pilots
2012 California festival set came before frontman was fired for the second and final time.
Cranberries to Split After Last Album Featuring Dolores O’Riordan
Guitarist Noel Hogan says there’s “no need to continue” beyond LP.
Rami Malek Says Queen Film Doesn’t Ignore Freddie Mercury’s Sexuality
Star responds to criticism of short trailer, saying it’s a “shame” people have jumped to conclusions.
How Johnny Cash Helped Lenny Kravitz When His Mom Died
'Raise Vibration' track inspired by “beautiful moment of humanity and love” in 1995.
Chris Cornell Death Left Bandmate Kim Thayil in ‘Fetal Position’
Soundgarden guitarist hesitated to join MC5’s anniversary tour because he was still struggling with singer's death.
Dave Grohl on Losing His Voice: ‘That’s the Last Time I Make Out With Bono’
Foo Fighters reschedule shows just after U2 frontman had to bow out mid-concert.
Neil Young Reportedly Marries Daryl Hannah
Multiple sources sent best wishes after ceremony said to have taken place last weekend.
Pearl Jam, Stone Temple Pilots Members Take Part in Suicide Prevention Show
List of artists revealed for two-hour broadcast “I’m Listening” aimed at raising awareness of mental health issues.