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 Robert Plant Loves Working With Sensational Space Shifters
Singer cites 2017 song “Bones of Saints” as an example of why he’s spent 14 of the past 18 years with the band.
Brian May Says Queen Were ‘Always on the Verge of Splitting Up’
Guitarist says tension among strong personalities is what made their music so great.
Watch Adam Lambert Harmonizing With Queen Backstage
Clip from ‘The Show Must Go On’ documentary compares current warm-up tradition with the Freddie Mercury era.
Molly Hatchet Singer Phil McCormack Dead at 58
Band confirms passing of frontman who’d been in place since 1995.
Jerry Lee Lewis ‘Expected to Fully Recover’ From Stroke
Veteran plans return to work after being moved from hospital to rehabilitiation center.
Queen Engineer Calls ‘Bohemian Rhapsody’ Live Aid Scene a Miracle
Biopic climax recreation was so accurate because radio producer disobeyed instructions at 1985 event.
Queen and Adam Lambert Documentary to Air in April
Two-hour production ‘The Show Must Go On’ follows singer’s rise to fame with Brian May and Roger Taylor.
Watch Robert Plant Perform With His New Band Saving Grace
Video clips surface from Led Zeppelin icon’s latest project as he continues low-key launch.
Ozzy Osbourne Forced to Cancel More Farewell Tour Dates
Australia, New Zealand and Japan shows called off as Prince of Darkness is ordered to rest for six weeks.
Sammy Hagar Recalls ‘Spiritual’ Inspiration for ‘Dreams’
Van Halen vocal came to him suddenly in studio after a fruitless day trying to develop the song with Mick Jones.
Kiss Not to Blame If There’s No Original Lineup Reunion
Gene Simmons and Paul Stanley discuss possibility of former members making guest appearances -- with the exception of Vinnie Vincent.
Phil Collen Says Rock Hall Is Running Short on Bands to Induct
Guitarist believes that’s one reason Def Leppard have been chosen for honor.