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.
Jake E. Lee Talks Figures in Ozzy Osbourne Writing Dispute
Former guitarist gives example of how much he lost over 'Bark at the Moon.'
Graham Nash Recalls ‘Be-Bop-A-Lula’ Clause in Record Contract
He agreed to sign deal if he was allowed to play original recording in studio just once.
Charvel Guitar Workshop Destroyed in California Fire
Michael Charvel vows to get back in business after six family members lose homes.
Stevie Nicks Recalls Prince’s Surprise Appearance on ‘Stand Back’
She invited him for studio visit to hear track he’d inspired, but didn’t expect him to show up, never mind record.
Paul Stanley Says Lead Guitar ‘Seemed Too Difficult’
Kiss frontman recalls decision to focus on playing rhythm and discusses discovery of Wicked Lester “time capsule.”
Who’s Covering Tom Petty’s ‘Learning to Fly’ in the New ‘How to Train Your Dragon’ Trailer…
Makeover of classic track promotes upcoming animated movie.
Rolling Stones Continue to Tease U.S. Announcement
Short video suggests New York connection to previous hints.
Ringo Starr Glad to Be Heard Better on Beatles’ White Album Reissue
He thanks producer Giles Martin for bringing his drums to life.
Lars Ulrich Recalls Doubt Over First Metallica Arena Tour
Drummer told manager, “That’s probably not a great idea” ahead of Damaged Justice road trip.
Steve Perry Reportedly Sues to Prevent Demo Releases
Former Journey singer doesn’t wan’t public to hear eight songs recorded in ‘90s.