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.
Listen to Unreleased Jimi Hendrix Track ‘Ezy Ryder’
Song appears on ‘Songs for Groovy Children’ box set, containing all four debut appearances.
15 Years Ago: Black Friday: The End of Van Hagar
Hopes for a global Van Halen resurgence ended in Arizona after 80 tense concerts with Sammy Hagar in 2004.
Watch Hollywood Vampires’ New Video for ‘I Want My Now’
Alice Cooper supergroup’s clip shows behind-the-scenes footage on tour and in studio.
Doobie Brothers Reunite With Michael McDonald for 50th Anniversary Tour
Announcement made during surprise guest appearance in Nashville.
Kiss to Play Show for Sharks Without Paul Stanley
Band will play as trio as one date of canceled Australian tour goes ahead.
Watch Buddy Miles Recall Jimi Hendrix and Band of Gypsys
Previously unreleased interview features late drummer discussing the creation of the classic song “Machine Gun” as box set of live shows arrives.
Pete Townshend Says Touring Is ‘No Fun’
Who guitarist looking forward to time off before hitting the road again in 2020.
Watch One of Ginger Baker’s Final Studio Sessions
Cream drummer was working on acoustic tribute album before his death.
Unreleased Grateful Dead Live Tracks Bundled With Graphic Novel
'Origins' soundtrack selected by archivist David Lemieux, with four unheard performances from 1968 included in vinyl collectors edition.
Ozzy Osbourne May Not Have Needed Serious Surgery
Wife Sharon says they were too “engulfed” in moment to ask for second opinion.
Lynyrd Skynyrd’s Label Didn’t Want Them to Release ‘Free Bird’
Rickey Medlocke recalls behind-the-scenes discussions about what became signature track.
Neil Young’s Bid to Become American Citizen Blocked
Delay blamed on doubts over “good moral character” as a result of his marijuana use.