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.
Neil Young Planning Crazy Horse ‘Barn Tour’
He recently told fans “don’t expect anything” in terms of shows.
How John Oates Escaped the Trap of Rock Star Excess
Hall & Oates star recalls how he escaped trappings of excess to focus on making music.
Watch Boxer Tyson Fury Sing ‘American Pie’ After Heavyweight Title Win
British champion celebrates with signature track after victory over Deontay Wilder.
40 Years Ago: Air Supply Rewrite ‘All Out of Love’ for U.S. Chart Bid
Label boss Clive Davis insisted original Australian version wouldn’t work in the States.
20 Years Ago: David Letterman Returns After Heart Surgery
‘Late Show’ host jokes about emergency procedure after five weeks of recuperation.
Watch Rod Stewart Reunite With Surviving Faces
Ronnie Wood and Kenney Jones help deliver “Stay With Me” at Brit Awards.
Billy Joel’s Neighbors Fear He’s Going to Build a ‘Stinkpot’
Island village residents object to his plans to create stables for 12 horses.
David Byrne’s ‘American Utopia’ Show Will Return to Broadway
20-week run begins just as Spike Lee’s movie version is released.
UPDATE: Elton John Postpones New Zealand Concerts Due to Illness
Video shows upset singer giving up after two breaks as a result of illness.
Huey Lewis Reveals His Two Biggest ‘80s Regrets
He rejected Coca-Cola deal worth millions and refused to record a song Bob Dylan sent him.
20 Years Ago: John Lennon’s FBI File Is Revealed
“Security secrets” hidden since the ‘70s were unveiled after author spent two decades battling for their release.
How Billy Idol’s Motorcycle Crash Killed His Movie Career
He could have been star of ’Terminator 2’ and ‘The Doors’ if he hadn’t mangled his leg.