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.
Peter Gabriel Details Remix Release Plans for ‘i/o’ Songs
Listen to the "Dark-Side" version of his recent single, "Panopticom."
How Kansas Triumphed Over Doubt to Deliver ‘Dust in the Wind’
Guitarist Kerry Livgren was convinced no one would want to record what became their only top 10 hit.
R.E.M.’s Bill Berry Was Ready to Confront Death With New Band
Drummer's new group the Bad Ends just released their debut album 'The Power and the Glory.'
Bowie’s ‘Ziggy Stardust’ Gets Reggae Makeover on New Tribute LP
Easy Star All-Stars preview forthcoming 'Ziggy Stardub' with an infectious rendition of "Starman."
Why Lou Gramm Refused Payment for Bryan Adams Backing Vocals
But rising Canadian star gave him credits on ‘Cuts Like a Knife’ album anyway, Foreigner vocalist recalled.
‘Sir Ozzy Osbourne’ Still a Possibility, UK Government Says
Petitioner for Prince of Darkness' knighthood reveals official letter that confirms "his case remains under consideration."
Looking Back at David Crosby’s Last Show
Time and health were against him, but he hoped for more touring after 2019 appearance.
Hear New Jethro Tull Song ‘Ginnungagap’ From ‘RokFlote’ Album
Ian Anderson said the band's 23rd LP will arrive on April 21.
Why Paul Stanley Rejected Bandit Makeup After a Month
Kiss co-founder wore different mask three times before returning to his definitive Starchild look.
Why Queen Was Never Happy With Their Debut Album
Brian May recalls studio disagreements that resulted in unnecessary complications.
Snake Sabo’s New-Singer Prank on Skid Row’s Rachel Bolan
Guitarist called bassist to claim Erik Gronwall was a "d---" just after they had met.
When Kiss’ Boss Asked Them to ‘Play Worse’ Onstage
Paul Stanley discusses struggle with booking shows in their early years.