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.
How Phil Collins and Brian Eno Met in Genesis ‘Payback’ Plan
Partnership is highlighted on upcoming ’Plays Well With Others’ box set.
Sammy Hagar’s New Circle Album Is About Global Greed
Red Rocker says he’s inspired by Eddie Van Halen and Joe Satriani in his creative process.
Aretha Franklin in Good Spirits, Says Nephew
Family member says iconic singer is “alert, laughing, teasing,” despite reports of serious illness.
‘Sharp Objects’ Director’s Battle to Put Led Zeppelin in Soundtrack
Jean-Marc Vallee explains track choices and admits he’s still upset over failure to secure "Stairway to Heaven" for previous project.
Byrds Still ‘Cringe’ at Parts of ‘Sweetheart of the Rodeo’
Chris Hillman admits groundbreaking LP isn’t his favorite work as 50th anniversary tour continues.
Stryper’s Oz Fox Suffers Seizure Onstage
Guitarist warned not to drive or fly after medical tests, while band plans to tour as trio.
Marilyn Manson Sex Assault Case Dismissed
District Attorney cites statute of limitations and "absence of corroboration” in declining to proceed.
Aretha Franklin Reportedly ‘Gravely Ill’
Iconic singer, 76, reportedly surrounded by friends and family at home.
50 Years Ago: Keith Moon Hospitalized After Trashing Another Hotel Room
Who drummer continued his litany of personal disasters when he trashed a room and collapsed in August 1976.
Aerosmith to Stage Las Vegas Residency in 2019
Joe Perry promises this run of 50th anniversary shows will be "something different."
Billy Gibbons Announces 2018 ‘Big Bad Blues’ Solo Tour
The ZZ Top frontman will play a 24 dates in support of his second solo album.
Listen to Toto’s Studio Version of Weezer’s ‘Hash Pipe’
Toto tags Weezer back with a studio version of "Hash Pipe."