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.
Phil Collins’ Son Nic Joining Mike and the Mechanics Tour
Drummer says he has "another big pair of shoes to fill" after taking his dad’s place in Genesis.
The Wall Built to Keep Sammy Hagar and David Lee Roth Apart
Backstage barricade was production staff's solution to breakdown in relations during Van Halen singers' Sam and Dave tour.
Hear David Lee Roth’s Cover of Van Halen’s ‘Dance the Night Away’
It’s the latest arrival from 14 tracks he recorded live with his band in May.
Michael Starr Insists It’s ‘Not Easy to Play’ in Steel Panther
Singer outlined the challenges of being in the band after revealing new bassist.
Watch Elton John Receive Surprise Medal From President Biden
He’s reduced to tears as he’s presented with National Humanties Medal for his AIDS work.
Stevie Nicks Covers Buffalo Springfield’s ‘For What It’s Worth’
She says she always wanted to explore Stephen Stills' legendary protest song.
Why Ozzy Osbourne Never Felt ‘Important’ in Black Sabbath
Singer also discusses his disappointment with reunion experiences.
Sammy Hagar’s Producer Talked Him Out of Americana Album
Dave Cobb steered the singer away from an acoustic record to make 'Crazy Times' with Van Halen feel.
Ozzy Osbourne Didn’t Want to Make ‘All-Star’ Album
He says guest-list records like 'Patient Number 9' can lose musical spirit.
Why There’s Not Much Chance of New Eagles Music
Timothy B. Schmit points to disappointing reaction to 'Long Road Out of Eden' songs on tour.