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.
Linkin Park Rule Out Chester Bennington Hologram
Mike Shinoda insists there’s “absolutely no way” of returning with digital projection of Linkin Park's late frontman.
Mental Health Helpline Launched for U.K. Music Industry
The Initiative follows increased attention to issues after the deaths of Chester Bennington and Chris Cornell, with plans to roll out across U.S. and beyond.
Josh Homme Was Prepared for Backlash Over Producer Mark Ronson
The Queens of the Stone Age frontman knew some fans would object to the pop producer's presence.
Why Marilyn Manson Refused to Record a Clean Version of ‘KILL4ME’
When asked to produce a censored take of the 'Heaven Upside Down' track, he made it worse instead.
Josh Homme’s Advice for Music Students
The Queens of the Stone Age frontman shared his thoughts on risk, anger and songwriting at Q&A session in Ireland.
Three-Fourths of Young Music Fans Don’t Want Phones Banned from Gigs
Survey says only 27 percent of 16-30s are in favor of filming being prevented
Listen to Josh Homme’s ‘In the Fade’ Soundtrack
The Queens of the Stone Age leader reveals 14 tracks attached to a revenge-themed movie.
Watch Foo Fighters Pay Tribute to AC/DC’s Malcolm Young
Dave Grohl led his band through ‘Let There Be Rock’ in tribute to AC/DC star Malcolm Young.
Chris Cornell Could Be Up for Posthumous Oscar
Chris Cornell's song "The Promise" could be nominated for an Oscar in the Best Original Song category.
Watch Marilyn Manson’s NSFW ‘KILL4ME’ Video
Johnny Depp returns for another cameo in Marilyn Manson's new video for 'Heaven Upside Down.'
Watch Prophets of Rage’s ‘Hands Up’ Video
The Rage Against the Machine-Public Enemy-Cypress Hill supergroup has released another video from its debut full-length.
Stone Temple Pilots Confirm Return to Stage — But Who Will Sing?
Stone Temple Pilots announced an invitation-only live performance, likely to be the first with their as-yet unnamed new singer.