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.
The Knack Give in, Change ‘My Sharona’ to ‘Bye, Corona’
Guitarists Bert Averre and Prescott Niles post virus-themed cover “because apparently there aren’t enough of them.”
Watch Tesla Play the Beatles’ ‘We Can Work It Out’ at Abbey Road
Song appears on upcoming album ‘Five Man London Jam.’
Watch Italian Play ‘We Will Rock You’ During Coronavirus Lockdown
He performs guitar solo from Queen classic to entertain housebound Romans.
Neil Young to Launch ‘Fireside Sessions’ Online Shows
Coronavirus inspires “down-home production” with wife Daryl Hannah operating camera.
Billy Joel Classic Revamped for Coronavirus Era
Fans add lines to “We Didn’t Start the Fire” to reflect latest world events.
Hear Joan Jett and Sting’s New Alzheimer’s Benefit Album Songs
They lead a list of artists who appear on ‘Music Moments’ project.
Why Huey Lewis Felt ‘Downtrodden’ by ‘Do You Believe in Love’
Singer recalls mixed experience of his first hit single.
David Lee Roth Shrugs Off Voice Criticisms
Singer says he’s “never had any delusions” about his vocal abilities.
How John Oates Escaped the Trap of Rock Star Excess
Hall & Oates star recalls how he escaped trappings of excess to focus on making music.
Gary Cherone: Unreleased Van Halen Songs Are ‘In the Strike Zone’
Former singer says music was closer to the band’s classic sound.
James Taylor Recalls Giving Opiates to John Lennon
He recalls signing with Apple Records during heroin addiction and being a "bad influence" on the band.
Elton John, Michael McDonald, Peter Frampton Recordings Lost or Damaged in Archive Fire
Universal lists 19 artists whose material was affected by 2008 blaze.