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.
Metallica and Bon Jovi Top 2018 Half-Year Album Sales Chart
“Hardwired … to Self-Destruct” is biggest seller of 2018 to date – but it’s sold less in that period than it did in its first week of release.
Lawrence Gowan Explains Why Styx Started Playing ‘Mr. Roboto’
Singer says they wanted to add song with difficult history to their set list five years ago.
Listen to Live Allman Brothers Rarity ‘Desdemona’
A new three-disc live set is coming out this week. Here's a song from it.
Did Paul McCartney Just Film A ‘Carpool Karaoke’ Episode?
Beatle returns to hometown for surprise show in association with James Corden.
How Ozzy Osbourne Learned to Milk a Cow
"I’m not just a singer."
Dave Grohl Working on TV Series With His Mom
Show is based on Virginia Grohl's book 'From Cradle to Stage' featuring interviews with mothers of famous musicians.
Bob Marley Biopic Being Developed by Ziggy Marley
Movie about reggae icon planned by his son.
Gene Simmons Wants to Write Songs With ABBA Member
"I’m sure that, in a few hours at a hotel in Stockholm, we’d begin to shape something."
Survivor’s Frankie Sullivan Sues Former Singer Dave Bickler
The guy who sang "Eye of the Tiger" is the target of a new lawsuit by the band's founder.
Dennis DeYoung Comments on Styx Finally Performing ‘Mr. Roboto’
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