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.
Why Steven Van Zandt Quit the E Street Band
“Underboss” says he should “never have left” as he details departure and return in new book.
Blackberry Smoke to Release Rolling Stones Covers Album
Limited-edition LP ’Stoned’ will arrive on Record Store Day’s Black Friday.
Elton John Postpones Farewell Tour Dates for Hip Surgery
Yellow Brick Road shows moved from 2021 to 2023.
Brian May Duets With Younger Self in ‘Back to the Light’ Video
Queen guitarist goes back in time to join his own 1992 concert.
Why Freddie Mercury Rejected His First Queen Recordings
Brian May says singer was “out of control” during early demo sessions.
Pink Floyd’s Nick Mason Still Loves Looking Back to Early Days: Exclusive Interview
Drummer picks his favorite exhibit from L.A. show, and discusses plans more touring.
Lindsey Buckingham ‘Fine’ with Fleetwood Mac ‘Covers Band’ Lineup
Fired guitarist still hopes for reunion, even if it’s for a farewell tour.
Rick Rubin Regrets ‘Weird’ Time Working on AC/DC’s ‘Ballbreaker’
Producer says “dream-come-true” experience collapsed over studio choice.
Why ‘Becoming Led Zeppelin’ Left Jimmy Page Lost For Words
Guitarist thanks fans for their “love” and “joy” after he attended two documentary screenings.
Eric Carr’s Sister Recalls His Final Kiss Video
Cancer-stricken drummer had to wear wig for “God Gave Rock and Roll to You” promo shoot.