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.
What Debbie Harry Learned from David Bowie and Iggy Pop
Blondie’s first tour was as opening act for two classic-rock icons.
The Mystery of Eric Clapton’s Lost James Bond Song
‘License to Kill’ track and video were completed but rejected at the last moment.
Black Sabbath Considered Hiring Michael Bolton
The crooner previously denied the suggestion that he tried out for Ozzy Osbourne’s job.
Ozzy Osbourne Recalls Being ‘Junkie’ With Sex Addiction
He admits he nearly “lost it, big time" but "learned a lesson" when he nearly ended his marriage.
When Vinny Appice’s Mom Made Lasagna for John Lennon
Drummer recalls conversation with former Beatle about food at Rod Stewart concert.
Gilby Clarke Felt Bad About Rock Hall Snub, Then Stopped Caring
Former Guns N’ Roses guitarist says there isn't “any real validity” in induction.
Kiss Planning Rock and Brews Casino Complex
Mississippi development will include concert hall, hotel and memorabilia exhibitions.
Billy Idol Leads Fight Against Idling New York City Drivers
Environmental awareness program is based on slogan “Billy never idles.”
How ZZ Top’s Weirdest Song Was Inspired by Phil Donahue
“Manic Mechanic” came about after Billy Gibbons heard disguised voice on TV show.
Ozzy Osbourne, Robert Plant and Oasis in Rockfield Studio Film
Watch the trailer for new documentary that explores history of the Welsh farm where Queen recorded “Bohemian Rhapsody.”
Deep Purple Announce New Album ‘Whoosh!’
Twenty-first studio LP arrives in June.
When Robert Plant and Ian Anderson Settled Feud They Never Had
Jethro Tull leader recalls “absurd” rumor that’s followed him for decades.