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.
David Lee Roth Says He Was ‘Butchered’ Over Van Halen Earnings
Singer bouncing back after watching his “whole fortune walk off into another man’s pocket.”
U2, Rolling Stones, Journey and Def Leppard in Top Rock Tours List
Eagles, Foo Fighters and Elton John also appear on 2018 chart.
Paul Stanley Confirms New ‘Backstage Pass’ Book
Kiss frontman’s second memoir offers insight for fans who “want to kick ass at everyday life.”
Ace Frehley Plans Tour With Alice Cooper
Former Kiss guitarist predicts five-week run next summer.
How Chrissie Hynde Wrote ‘Don’t Get Me Wrong’ for John McEnroe
Pretenders leader recalls writing song for tennis star.
How Phil Collins ‘Cheated’ at Genesis Audition
Drummer recalls added advantage he gained by going for a swim before tryout.
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.
After Queen’s ‘Bohemian Rhapsody,’ Prince Movie Is in the Works
Song rights acquired in bid to emulate success of Freddie Mercury story, though it won’t be a biopic.
Queen Fought to Keep Key ‘Bohemian Rhapsody’ Scene in Movie
Brian May says moment where Freddie Mercury tells the band he’s going solo was difficult but important.
Keith Richards Suggests Timeline for New Rolling Stones Album
Guitarist won’t commit to 2019 release date, but thinks it’s possible.
Ozzy Osbourne, David Bowie, Prince and Others Appear in ‘Rock Stars at Home’
This new book promises a “sometimes shocking” look at how big names live.
Axl Rose Felt ‘Lame’ Telling the Crowd He Was Sick
Guns N’ Roses' frontman thanks fans for support after he performed while “severely ill.”