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.
What Nikki Sixx Wants From Future Motley Crue Album
They last recorded together in 2018, preparing four tracks for the band's biopic.
Wolfgang Van Halen Plays Show Seated With Sprained Ankle
He has to wear support boot for four to six weeks after tour bus accident.
Lars Ulrich on Why Bands Should Always Change Set Lists
Metallica drummer says it’s the ideal way to avoid playing shows “on autopilot.”
Manfred Mann’s Paul Jones Recalls Refusing to Join Rolling Stones
Singer reflects on what Brian Jones told him that predicted future “sad story.”
Paul McCartney’s Deal With John Lennon Kept George Harrison ‘Out’
Early agreement about songwriting resulted in frustration detailed in ‘Get Back’ documentary.
Brian May Says Queen Had ‘Unfair Advantage’ at Live Aid
Band’s retrospective video series covers their triumphant 20-minute show in 1985.
Rolling Stones Producer Never Knew Why Charlie Watts Was a Member
Chris Kimsey recalls learning that drummer “was not like the others.”
Wolfgang Van Halen ‘Not Okay’ a Year After Eddie’s Death
Late guitar legend’s son asks him to “watch over me” in emotional tribute message.
Watch Wolfgang Van Halen Join Guns N’ Roses on Stage
He guests on “Paradise City” at end of Florida show.
John Lydon Recalls Risk of Death Penalty for Sex Pistols Songs
He doesn’t believe “there was much glory” in fronting punk icons.
Watch the Rolling Stones’ New ‘Troubles A’Comin’ Video
Cover of Chi-Lites song recorded in ‘80s appears on extended version of ‘Tattoo You’ album.
‘Thousands of Lawyers Fighting’ Over Steely Dan Royalties
Donald Fagen discusses how he keeps going after Walter Becker’s death.