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.
Why Eddie Van Halen Buried His ‘Van Halen II’ Guitar With Dimebag Darrell
Touching 2004 tribute was recognition of originality between artists who would have become close friends.
Def Leppard, Stevie Nicks Close on Rock Hall Fan Vote Victory
With five days to go for class of 2019 public ballot, more than 3 million votes have been cast.
Sammy Hagar Recalls Frontman Lessons from Rod Stewart
Van Halen singer was impressed by Faces counterpart making an “event” out of concerts.
How Phil Collins ‘Cheated’ at Genesis Audition
Drummer recalls added advantage he gained by going for a swim before tryout.
‘Bohemian Rhapsody’ Live Aid Scene Shot in One Take
Actor who played Freddie Mercury felt song-by-song recordings lacked energy.
Bruce Springsteen Crushes 2019 Tour Hopes
E Street band won’t return next year, the Boss confirms.
Heart Live Album Includes Guns N’ Roses, Alice in Chains Guests
Wilson sisters release “Lost Angel” video from 'Live in Atlantic City.'
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.
Geezer Butler Teases New Band Deadland Ritual
The former Black Sabbath bassist is teaming up with alumni from Guns N’ Roses and Billy Idol's band.
Keith Richards Suggests Timeline for New Rolling Stones Album
Guitarist won’t commit to 2019 release date, but thinks it’s possible.