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.
Unreleased Grateful Dead Live Tracks Bundled With Graphic Novel
'Origins' soundtrack selected by archivist David Lemieux, with four unheard performances from 1968 included in vinyl collectors edition.
25 Years On, Where’s Tom Petty’s Complete ‘Wildflowers’ Album?
Heartbreakers leader remained haunted until his death by incomplete 1994 release – his fans are still haunted.
Listen to New Bon Jovi Song ‘Unbroken’
Track about soldier’s experience benefits Patriotic Service Dog Foundation.
Thin Lizzy’s Eric Bell Calls Metallica ‘Pack of Bastards’
Guitarist says he was never paid the fee he expected for “Whiskey in the Jar” guest appearance in 1999.
What Does Robert Plant Call Led Zeppelin’s Fourth Album?
Singer describes titling of 1971 LP as a “kind of Spinal Tap thing.”
Why Pink Floyd’s ‘Momentary Lapse of Reason’ Was ‘Over-Egged’
Nick Mason recalls thought process behind development of first album without Roger Waters.
Little Feat’s Paul Barrere Dead at 71
47-year veteran guitarist had been fighting liver cancer since 2015.
5 Reasons Thin Lizzy Should Be in the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame
Phil Lynott and his colleagues brought a new level of storytelling to heavy music, and deserve to be honored for it.
David Crosby Asked If ‘60s Were ‘Dream That Didn’t Come True’
He also discusses how CSN and CSNY made great music, but not in his “favorite way.”
Bruce Springsteen Recalls Early Gig Going Wrong
The Boss once opened for Cheech & Chong but show was cut short.