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 ‘Can’t Relate’ to ‘Stairway to Heaven’ Anymore
Led Zeppelin singer still admires classic song’s construction, but isn’t sure of his own contribution.
25 Years On, Where’s Tom Petty’s Complete ‘Wildflowers’ Album?
Heartbreakers leader remained haunted until his death by incomplete 1994 release – his fans are still haunted.
Jimi Hendrix Limited-Edition Artworks Go on Sale
The collection includes paintings, lyrics and photographs that present the late rocker as “multi-dimensional artist.”
How Freddie Mercury Teased Elton John Backstage at Live Aid
Queen frontman criticized old friend’s hat after being complimented over iconic performance.
David Lee Roth Says ‘Hair Bands Were Imitations of Van Halen’
Singer says his group’s success led to copycat acts who resorted to “gimmickry and trade crap.”
Listen to the Who’s New Single, ‘All This Music Must Fade’
Track appears on upcoming album ‘Who,’ which Roger Daltrey says compares with ‘Quadrophenia.’
Watch Robert Plant Joke About Brian Johnson Joining Led Zeppelin
Singers recall difficult days of hoping band work would supply “square meal” in TV clip.
Nikki Sixx Says ‘The Dirt’ Movie Saved Motley Crue’s Friendships
Relationships feel like the “old days,” bassist reflects, as manager says film radically changed band’s fan base.
Eddie Money’s Wife Had to ‘Shut Down’ Stripper Fans
Singer recalled how his songs were popular in “gentlemen’s clubs” in previously unpublished interview.
Ric Ocasek’s Emotional Final Message
Cars singer completed sketch that was found by his family after his death.
Watch Lost Performance From Van Halen’s First World Tour
Twenty-five-minute show from 1978 revealed for the first time.
Listen to Alice Cooper Covering Bob Seger’s ‘East Side Story’
Track appears on shock rock icon’s Detroit-themed ‘Breadcrumbs’ EP.