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.
Rod Stewart Joined ‘60s Anti-War Protests to Meet Women
He admits he “didn’t care” about the U.K.’s Campaign for Nuclear Disarmament even though he went on marches.
Eddie Murphy Brings Gumby, Mr. Robinson, Buckwheat Back to ‘SNL’
‘80s superstar brings back Mr. Robinson, Gumby, Buckwheat and Velvet Jones characters.
Lou Gramm Wants to Do More Shows with Foreigner
Former singer hopes to continue “guest appearances” for “a little while longer.”
Tom Petty Widow and Daughters Reportedly End Legal Estate Battle
Multi-million dollar lawsuit withdrawn as agreement is reached, according to a new report.
Doors Announce Ray Manzarek Tribute Documentary
‘Break on Thru’ premieres in theaters around the world on Feb. 12.
Elton John’s ‘Rocketman’ Film Gets Three Golden Globe Nominations
Fantasy biopic nominated in best musical, best actor and best original song categories.
Roger Daltrey Recalls Horror of Who Fan Stampede
Singer revisited the scene of a tragedy 40 years later to help deal with grief and guilt.
How Phil Collins Shaped Robert Plant’s Solo Career
Led Zeppelin singer praises the drummer’s “enthusiasm, unending energy and lots of humor.”
Watch Steve Perry’s Childhood Christmas in ‘Silver Bells’ Video
Former Journey singer remembers his favorite present, a red bicycle.
Jeff Lynne Has 2,000 Cassettes of Unheard ELO Music But No Player
He wonders if oldest recordings contain material he might love.
Warner Bros., Elektra, Capitol Label Head Joe Smith Dead at 91
Executive said he oversaw “fun” period of music history.
Joe Satriani ‘Forced’ to Change ‘Surfing With the Alien’ Cover
Licensing costs led to rethink for solo-free new edition of classic LP.