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.
New Guns N’ Roses Album Coming ‘Faster Than You Think’ Says Richard Fortus
Guitarist predicts 2019 release of new music “could definitely happen.”
Stevie Nicks Hopes Rock Hall Double Honor Has ‘Opened the Door’ to Other Women
Fleetwood Mac singer is first female to be inducted twice, after 22 men have done so.
Ace Frehley Says Non-Sobriety Figured in the Firing of HIs Band
Former Kiss guitarist admits he has “no tolerance for being around drunk people” after putting his former colleagues “through hell.”
How Elvis Presley Helped Cheap Trick – Twice
Rick Nielsen recalls his career highs fueled by Presley.
Gene Simmons Accused of Sexual Misconduct
The allegations involve an employee at one of Kiss' Rock & Brews restaurants.
Paul Stanley Confirms New ‘Backstage Pass’ Book
Kiss frontman’s second memoir offers insight for fans who “want to kick ass at everyday life.”
How Chrissie Hynde Wrote ‘Don’t Get Me Wrong’ for John McEnroe
Pretenders leader recalls writing song for tennis star.
Ace Frehley Didn’t Realize He’d Rewritten Kiss’ ‘Beth’
His solo single "Rockin’ With the Boys" covers similar ground, but the former Kiss guitarist didn't notice.
Ozzy Osbourne Was ‘Mean,’ ‘Ugly’ Drunk Says Jake E. Lee
Former guitarist explains how he stopped singer from attempting to write songs at 4AM.
Freddie Mercury Told Biographer He Felt ‘Imprisoned’ by Fame
Author recalls Queen icon’s desire for “anonymity and normality.”