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.
Pete Townshend Asked Peter Frampton to Replace Him in the Who
Co-founder wanted to keep writing but stop touring in the ‘80s, Frampton reveals in his new memoir.
Was Wrong Man Jailed for Murder of Grateful Dead Fans?
New podcast explores the “dark” history of the band and tragedies that have affected a number of fans.
Ozzy Osbourne’s Health Regime ‘Inspiring,’ Says Daughter
Aimee says her dad is “doing really well,” as Sharon confirms farewell tour has been rebooked.
Why Motley Crue Keep Away From Tommy Lee Backstage
Drummer says Vince Neil and Mick Mars don’t like the music in his dressing room and won’t like his new solo album.
Watch Tommy Lee’s Wife Ruin His Car
Motley Crue drummer reacts to seeing new solo album artwork emblazoned on his ride: “What is wrong with you?”
When Rob Halford Was Told He Might Not Wake Up After Surgery
Judas Priest singer recalls “very, very dangerous” back surgery that left him unable to ride his motorcycle.
Street Fight Could Have Stopped Black Sabbath From Making ‘Paranoid’
Tony Iommi still doesn’t know how they escaped from “vicious” mob three days before recording sessions began.
Van Halen Producer Ted Templeman Was ‘Wrong’ About ‘Jump’
But he still isn’t a fan of the classic song, as he recalls guitarist Eddie's legacy.
Rob Halford Left Judas Priest by ‘Miscommunication’
Singer discusses wrong advice that led to “breakdown that lasted a decade.”
Reunited AC/DC ‘Would Love’ to Tour Again
Bassist Cliff Williams says lineup discussed hitting the road before coronavirus hit.