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.
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.
Smashing Pumpkins to ‘Start Unloading the Archives’
Band says it has hundreds of unheard songs to release.
Bono Says He’s ‘Back to Full Voice’ After Abandoning Show
U2 frontman thanks fans for helping him sing “Red Flag Day” in Germany.
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.
‘I Was Just Really F—ed Up Back Then': The Album Jerry Cantrell Can’t Revisit Yet
“I was just really f---d up back then to be honest with you, and you can totally hear it on that record."
Marilyn Manson Sex Assault Case Dismissed
District Attorney cites statute of limitations and "absence of corroboration” in declining to proceed.
Listen to Toto’s Studio Version of Weezer’s ‘Hash Pipe’
Toto tags Weezer back with a studio version of "Hash Pipe."
Chris Cornell ‘Autopsy’ Documentary Explores Head Trauma Theory
The Soundgarden singer's death was ruled a suicide, but his widow insists he’d never take his own life.
Campaign Launched to Stage a Nirvana Reunion – with Chad Kroeger?
At least one critic is in favor of this actually taking place.
As Artists Try to Ban Phones, Concert Directors Design Shows For Them
Leading event producer says big-budget shows are delivered with Instagram in mind, as Jack White reports musicians want to follow his lead in locking handsets away.