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.
Slash Says Rock Isn’t Mainstream Anymore, and He Likes It
Guns N’ Roses guitarist welcomes genre’s return to underground.
Ticketmaster Running Its Own Scalping Scheme
Company accused of running TradeDesk platform to profit from selling tickets twice.
Steve Perry’s First Journey Song Was About Him, but He Didn’t Know
Singer recalls writing “Patiently” in hotel room with Neal Schon hours after he’d met the band that would change his life.
Tom Petty’s Widow Hopes Fans Don’t Think Greed Is Behind Archive Releases
Dana says there’s more music to come, but it’s out of a desire to share late husband’s work.
New Edit of Beatles Movie ‘Let It Be’ Could Happen Soon
Paul McCartney says original footage is being re-examined for potential recut.
Charles Manson Put Paul McCartney Off ‘Helter Skelter’
He avoided playing the Beatles’ heaviest song for years after cult leader adopted it.
Fleetwood Mac Plan to Write Songs With New Lineup
Mick Fleetwood says it’s not the right time to record with Mike Campbell and Neil Finn, but it’ll happen in the “next couple of years or so.”
Ann Wilson Aims for Heart Reunion in 2019
Talks to take place with sister Nancy soon -- but singer has conditions.
John Mellencamp Announces ‘Other People’s Stuff’ LP, 2019 Tour
Album arrives in November, three months before road trip begins.
‘A Tragedy Like No One Has Ever Seen’: Stevie Nicks’ 9/11 Diary
Fleetwood Mac singer wrote notes as New York disaster unfolded around her.
Was Elton John Paid $6.5 Million for TV Commercial?
Reports claim he spent four days recording new version of “Your Song” for British Christmas ad.
Sammy Hagar Names His ‘Final’ Album ‘Space Between’
He hopes January release will be the “one more credible musical experience” he’s looking for.