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.
Why Kirk Hammett Can’t Quit Metallica
Guitarist explains why there would be no point in trying to escape band’s legacy.
Jimmy Page on Panned Led Zeppelin Show: ‘Maybe They Were Stoned’
Guitarist offers five reasons why 1971 California concert "wasn't a very good communion."
Mick Jagger Admits the Rolling Stones Have Been ‘Lazy’
Singer cites example of lost ‘Goats Head Soup’ tracks and also says people should take his quotes with “pinch of salt.”
Ozzy Osbourne No Longer Wants Another Black Sabbath Show
Frontman says band is “done” and work on new solo album remains on hold due to producer’s COVID-19.
How Pete Townshend Helped Eddie Vedder Deal With Roskilde Horror
Pearl Jam singer recalls the Who guitarist’s advice after nine fans died at festival.
Allman Brothers Veterans Play New York City: Videos and Set List
The Brothers mark original group’s 50th anniversary at Madison Square Garden.
The Who Postpone Tour Over Coronavirus Concerns
Band says its “fans’ safety is paramount.”
Neil Young Sets Release Dates for ‘Homegrown,’ Four Other Albums
Album “that got away” in 1975 scheduled alongside four other archive titles.
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.
Roger Waters Calls Donald Trump ‘Tyrant’ and ‘Mass Destroyer’
Former Pink Floyd leader’s passionate outburst comes as he prepares for This Is Not a Drill tour.