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.
Beatles Letter About Firing Pete Best Goes to Auction
Document from 1962, signed by manager Brian Epstein, offers “sincere wishes” for drummer’s future.
Richie Sambora Would Return to Bon Jovi for ‘Special Situation’
Former guitarist denies claim that he doesn’t have his life together.
Why Jimmy Page Got ‘Jittery’ the Night After Led Zeppelin Reunion
Guitarist recalls “fun” of rehearsing with John Paul Jones and Jason Bonham for 2007 show.
Peter Frampton Says Manager Kept Him High to Hide Fraud
Guitarist was left with “less than nothing” by man who lied to make him sign up for ill-fated ’Sgt. Pepper’s’ movie.
Stevie Nicks Wrote ‘Dreams’ in Sly Stone’s Secret Studio
She only needed 20 minutes in the “magic room” to write the Fleetwood Mac classic.
David Lee Roth Aims to Be ‘King of Las Vegas’
Singer looks to the future in an interview taped prior to Eddie Van Halen's death.
Was Wrong Man Jailed for Murder of Grateful Dead Fans?
New podcast explores the “dark” history of the band and tragedies that have affected a number of fans.
Stevie Nicks’ Only Regret: Eight Years of Tranquilizer Addiction
She looks back at wasted “non-time” and says she’ll “probably never” perform with Lindsey Buckingham again.
Why Motley Crue Keep Away From Tommy Lee Backstage
Drummer says Vince Neil and Mick Mars don’t like the music in his dressing room and won’t like his new solo album.
Ozzy Osbourne’s Health Regime ‘Inspiring,’ Says Daughter
Aimee says her dad is “doing really well,” as Sharon confirms farewell tour has been rebooked.
Watch Tommy Lee’s Wife Ruin His Car
Motley Crue drummer reacts to seeing new solo album artwork emblazoned on his ride: “What is wrong with you?”
Van Halen Producer Ted Templeman Was ‘Wrong’ About ‘Jump’
But he still isn’t a fan of the classic song, as he recalls guitarist Eddie's legacy.