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.
Gene Simmons’ One-Word Apology to Songwriter Desmond Child
“I Was Made for Lovin' You” composer recalls being hurt by Kiss star’s comments about the song.
Paul McCartney Kids’ Book Is Becoming Animated Movie
‘High in the Clouds’ will feature original Macca songs and music.
Dennis DeYoung Announces New Album, ’26 East: Volume 1’
Former Styx singer will deliver first of twin LPs in the spring, featuring guest appearance by Julian Lennon.
Pete Townshend Wanted to Quit the Who From ‘Day One’
Guitarist reflects on moments he’s loved and hated his band.
The Real Reason Gregg Rolie Left Journey
He bowed out in 1980, three years after Steve Perry arrived.
The Who Discuss 1979 Cincinnati Concert Tragedy
40th anniversary of concert where 11 people died is marked with documentary.
Listen to New Paul McCartney Songs ‘Home Tonight’ and ‘In a Hurry’
Double A-side single set to be released on Record Store Day's Black Friday.
Listen to a Teaser for New Ozzy Osbourne Song ‘Straight to Hell’
Second track from ‘Ordinary Man’ to be released soon.
How Jimi Hendrix’s Band of Gypsys Reinvented ‘Stop’
Watch clip from iconic Fillmore East performance ahead of box set release.
15 Years Ago: Black Friday: The End of Van Hagar
Hopes for a global Van Halen resurgence ended in Arizona after 80 tense concerts with Sammy Hagar in 2004.
Listen to Unreleased Jimi Hendrix Track ‘Ezy Ryder’
Song appears on ‘Songs for Groovy Children’ box set, containing all four debut appearances.
What Was in Motley Crue’s ‘Cessation of Touring’ Contract?
Did 2014 agreement really make it impossible for the band to hit the road again?