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.
The Day Freddie Mercury’s Mustache Appeared
Queen icon’s 1980 new look split fans and friends - but not his bandmates.
See Roger Waters Play Lockdown Version of Pink Floyd’s ‘Mother’
Video features members of his band performing from home.
The Song That Kept David Lee Roth in Van Halen
Producer Ted Templeman wanted to fire singer after second show he saw but eventually became impressed by his talent.
When Billy Joel Lashed Back With ‘It’s Still Rock and Roll to Me’
His first No.1 single was a dig at music industry misdirection - and the critics who wanted to classify him as “adult contemporary.”
What Bret Michaels Did and Didn’t Do With Stevie Nicks
Poison singer discusses rumors about the time he spent with Fleetwood Mac icon as they wrote “Love’s a Hard Game to Play.”
Angry Bryan Adams Tells Whoever Caused COVID-19 to ‘Go Vegan’
Singer lashes out at “greedy bastards” involved in transfer of virus from animals to humans.
Watch Ian Anderson Reveal His Incurable Lung Disease
Jethro Tull leader tells Dan Rather his “days are numbered” after COPD diagnosis.
First U.S. Social Distancing Concert Remains in Doubt
Performer doesn’t think “fan pod” show will take place as a result of coronavirus rules, but promoter insists it will.
Jack Osbourne: COVID-19 Isn’t Bat ‘Revenge Plot’ on Ozzy Osbourne
Singer’s son sums up determination to keep his dad safe during coronavirus pandemic.
Could Drive-In Concerts Be the Way Forward?
Fans and police happy with results of recent live show in Denmark.
Listen to Jackson Browne’s New Song, ‘Downhill From Everywhere’
Earth Day track appears in documentary exploring pollution caused by plastic.
Watch Ratt in New Geico ‘Ratt Problem’ Commercial
Insurance ad features Stephen Pearcy and band “infesting” couple’s home.