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.
How David Lee Roth Risked His Life for ‘Skyscraper’ Cover Shot
Climber assisting former Van Halen frontman was economical with the truth as they hung off 5,000-foot rock face.
Woodstock Promoter Plans Signature Cannabis Strain for 50th Anniversary
Michael Lang outlines what to expect from Watkins Glen event in August.
30 Years Ago: Def Leppard Release ‘Rocket,’ Their ‘Surprise Hit’
The seventh and final single from ‘Hysteria’ could have been a disaster -- but it was the opposite.
Kiss Not to Blame If There’s No Original Lineup Reunion
Gene Simmons and Paul Stanley discuss possibility of former members making guest appearances -- with the exception of Vinnie Vincent.
Bon Scott Letter From 1978 Goes to Auction
Late AC/DC singer detailed strain of life on the road in note to a friend.
Phil Collen Says Rock Hall Is Running Short on Bands to Induct
Guitarist believes that’s one reason Def Leppard have been chosen for honor.
David Bowie’s First Ziggy Stardust TV Appearance Found
Documentary maker hopes to rescue fragile video recording from the month before famous BBC show.
Vinnie Vincent Cancels Comeback Shows
“Shocked” promoter has contacted lawyers after the ex-Kiss guitarist called off concerts.
Beatles Prude Thought ‘Hey Jude’ Label Was Too Rude
Letter from 1968 reveals U.S. exec’s concern over single because Apple artwork looked “pornographic.”
Watch David Lee Roth’s ‘Eat ‘Em and Smile’ Band Reunite Onstage
Steve Vai, Billy Sheehan and Gregg Bissonette joined by Jeff Scott Soto for two songs at NAMM.