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.
Ozzy Osbourne Marks Bat-Biting Anniversary with Plush Toy
Souvenir with detachable head celebrates moment he created a rock legend on stage.
Why Joe Walsh Abandoned Oboe For Guitar
Eagles icon recalls the reason he chose woodwind instrument at school - and why he changed his mind.
Pete Townshend Recalls Hoping the Who Would Fail
Guitarist spent first years of his band’s career feeling “really quite unhappy.”
Steven Tyler, Joe Walsh Discuss Temptation to Return to Drinking
Aerosmith and Eagles members reflect on the highs and lows of their addiction issues.
Lou Gramm Explains Decision to End Solo Live Career
Former Foreigner singer plans to continue working on other projects.
Did One Song Force the Collapse of Van Halen’s Original Lineup?
How arguments over “Dancing in the Street” sent David Lee Roth and Eddie Van Halen off in opposite directions.
Artist Wants to Loop Toto’s ‘Africa’ in Desert ‘For All Eternity’
Namibian installation features MP3 player connected to solar batteries in secret location.
Metallica’s Enter Night Beer Hits Stores
Pilsner, previously available only at shows, to be rolled out across the world.
The Best Song From Every Def Leppard Album
The top musical moments from each of the Hall of Famers’ studio releases.
See ‘Bohemian Rhapsody’ Cast Side by Side With Queen at Live Aid
Comparison clip shows attention to detail in biopic as fired director posts scene-rehearsal footage.
New David Bowie Vinyl Box Set Includes ‘Space Oddity’ Demos
Collection of early recordings marks 50th anniversary of his debut hit.
After ‘Bohemian Rhapsody’: The Next Five Classic Rock Movies
The Motley Crue, Elton John, Lynyrd Skynyrd, Journey and Beatles films coming to a theater near you in 2019 (probably).