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.
Listen to Ace Frehley Guest With Megadeth and Anthrax Bassists
Former Kiss guitarist contributes solo to Altitudes & Attitude song “Late,” created by David Ellefson and Frank Bello.
Artist Wants to Loop Toto’s ‘Africa’ in Desert ‘For All Eternity’
Namibian installation features MP3 player connected to solar batteries in secret location.
Brian May Plays Himself in ‘Leaked’ ‘Bohemian Rhapsody’ Clip
Queen guitarist recalls moment where he steps in for actor Gwilym Lee after it was released by fired director Bryan Singer.
Metallica’s Enter Night Beer Hits Stores
Pilsner, previously available only at shows, to be rolled out across the world.
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.
Why Charlie Watts Couldn’t See His Heroes Play
Drummer recalls “wierd, silly” ban on cross-Atlantic tours while he was learning to love music.
Lindsey Buckingham Says He Doesn’t Miss Fleetwood Mac
Fired guitarist is too busy concentrating on his solo work to think about split.
Frank Zappa’s ‘200 Motels’ Movie Box Set to Be Released
The 1971 film featuring Ringo Starr, Keith Moon and others has been remastered and comes with second disc of bonus material.
New David Bowie Vinyl Box Set Includes ‘Space Oddity’ Demos
Collection of early recordings marks 50th anniversary of his debut hit.
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).