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.
Did One Song Force the Collapse of Van Halen’s Original Lineup?
How arguments over “Dancing in the Street” sent David Lee Roth and Eddie Van Halen off in opposite directions.
Artist Wants to Loop Toto’s ‘Africa’ in Desert ‘For All Eternity’
Namibian installation features MP3 player connected to solar batteries in secret location.
Beatles, Pink Floyd and David Bowie Help Vinyl Sales Grow by 15 Percent
Classic-rock acts behind record-setting stats for traditional format in 2018.
King Crimson to Play 50 Concerts for 50th Anniversary
Listen to first retrospective audio track as current lineup prepares to celebrate milestone with documentary, archive releases and rarities.
Lindsey Buckingham Says He Doesn’t Miss Fleetwood Mac
Fired guitarist is too busy concentrating on his solo work to think about split.
After ‘Bohemian Rhapsody’: The Next Five Classic Rock Movies
The Motley Crue, Elton John, Lynyrd Skynyrd, Journey and Beatles films coming to a theater near you in 2019 (probably).
Roger Daltrey Won’t Rush Into ‘Difficult’ Keith Moon Film Project
The Who frontman is also certain he doesn’t want to be involved with Woodstock's 50th anniversary.
What Do ‘Bohemian Rhapsody’ Golden Globes Mean for Oscar Chances?
Double win at first big awards of the year might -- but might not -- hint at Academy Award success.
Yoko Ono Considers Revealing Extent of Her Influence on John Lennon
The onetime Beatle's widow isn't sure if she really wants to share details.
Nick Mason Recalls Pink Floyd’s Struggle With Syd Barrett’s Breakdown
Drummer says they were too “young and immature” to react effectively as co-founder became increasingly erratic.