“From The Ashes A Fire Shall Be Woken”

There could hardly be a more significant date in the history of rock music than December 4, 1971. That’s when the Montreux Casino in Switzerland burnt to the ground during a Frank Zappa’s concert. This incident was to be immortalised in “Deep Purple”s “Smoke On The Water”, which is kind of a rock Bible and […]

My Generation â” The Song For 52 Generations (And Counting)

Probably the most recognisable The Whoâ’s song is basically a song about young frustrated people. It was released 52 years ago, but seems like young people of any generation can find themselves in it. Its ongoing popularity keeps on proving it. The song was written by Pete Townshend. He woke up one day and found himself dissatisfied with the […]

Dee Dee Ramone grave at Hollywood Forever Cemetery - Rock Star Graves

Rock Star Graves

Isn’t visiting the graves of people you’ve never met just a bit creepy? But what if they are Rock Star Graves? That’s homage, right? Visiting Rock Star Graves paying your respects to your heroes. Well, that’s how I’m looking at it. Back in the mid 80s, I managed to persuade with my parents to sign […]

AC/DC Live wish list – Why so underplayed? Spotify Playlist

AC/DC don’t owe us a thing, but that doesn’t stop us dreaming about some of the songs we wish we’d heard live a little more often.

Ace Frehley

Ace Frehey teaches you how to trash a hotel room

Rock Star Lessons with Ace Frehley Forget whether or not you like Kiss and put aside your thoughts on Gene $immon$. I don’t care if you want to bad mouth Paul Stanley because of some rumour you may believe. Because Ace Frehley is where it’s at. Ace Frehley is just amazing, Ace is my hero. […]

Happy 68th Birthday, Mark Knopfler!

On August 12th, 1949, the singer and guitarist of Dire Straits, the man who wrote all of their songs, was born. Happy birthday, Mark!

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