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.
The Doors Disagreed Over Jim Morrison Faked-Death Rumor
Robby Krieger says story was “bulls---” but Ray Manzarek thought otherwise, which upset John Densmore.
Richard Fortus Enjoys Friendly Onstage Competition With Slash
Guns N’ Roses guitarists came up with “Wish You Were Here” jam just before first arena show together.
Terminally Ill Lee Kerslake Gets His Ozzy Platinum Discs
Drummer’s “bucket list” request for ‘80s sales recognition is granted.
Kiss to Play First Club Show in 20 Years
Debut appearance at L.A.’s Whisky A Go Go ties in with farewell tour and SiriusXM channel launch.
Pete Townshend Recalls Hoping the Who Would Fail
Guitarist spent first years of his band’s career feeling “really quite unhappy.”
Steven Tyler, Joe Walsh Discuss Temptation to Return to Drinking
Aerosmith and Eagles members reflect on the highs and lows of their addiction issues.
Metallica’s Enter Night Beer Hits Stores
Pilsner, previously available only at shows, to be rolled out across the world.
Beatles, Pink Floyd and David Bowie Help Vinyl Sales Grow by 15 Percent
Classic-rock acts behind record-setting stats for traditional format in 2018.
The Best Song From Every Def Leppard Album
The top musical moments from each of the Hall of Famers’ studio releases.
Lindsey Buckingham Says He Doesn’t Miss Fleetwood Mac
Fired guitarist is too busy concentrating on his solo work to think about split.