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.
When Paul McCartney Discovered Lennon-McCartney ‘Scam’
Jamaican crate-digging excursion yielded surprising discovery.
Bono Can’t Forget His ‘Bad Hair Day’ at Live Aid
U2 singer laments his mullet in upcoming memoir 'Surrender: 40 Songs, One Story.'
Bob Dylan Recruits Famous Actors for ‘Modern Song’ Audiobook
Edition will feature the voices of various A-list actors, including Jeff Bridges, Steve Buscemi and John Goodman.
Hear David Lee Roth’s Cover of Van Halen’s ‘Dance the Night Away’
It’s the latest arrival from 14 tracks he recorded live with his band in May.
Why Prince’s First Recording Session Didn’t Wow His Engineer
The second time they worked together, however, was a different story.
Robert Plant Told Joe Elliott to Stop Warming Up His Voice
Led Zeppelin icon admits he doesn’t do much pre-show preparation.
Is This the Truth About Ozzy Osbourne’s Smiley-Face Knee Tattoos?
Childhood friend says he created future Black Sabbath icon’s artwork just for fun.
Carson Daly Thought He ‘Was Going to Die’ at Woodstock ‘99
"The prisoners were officially running the prison,” the MTV host recalled.
Neal Schon Fought off ‘Scare Tactics’ in Journey Legal Battle
Guitarist discusses how he “managed to get out of the clenches” of management deal.
Wolfgang Van Halen Says Partying on the Road Is ‘F—ing Stupid’
Mammoth WVH frontman believes rockers "who just go out there and party and drink" need to "grow up."
Keith Richards’ Beatles Obsession Drove Mick Jagger ‘Batty’
Rolling Stones icons recall their envy as rivals lived their dream.
Dave Grohl Returns to the Stage With Paul McCartney and Bruce Springsteen
It marks the first time Foo Fighters leader performed since the death of Taylor Hawkins.