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.
Huey Lewis and the News Sign Deal for First Album in 10 Years
10th LP due for release in the spring, although doubts remain over frontman’s ability to tour.
Ozzy Osbourne Marks Bat-Biting Anniversary with Plush Toy
Souvenir with detachable head celebrates moment he created a rock legend on stage.
Why Joe Walsh Abandoned Oboe For Guitar
Eagles icon recalls the reason he chose woodwind instrument at school - and why he changed his mind.
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.
Did One Song Force the Collapse of Van Halen’s Original Lineup?
How arguments over “Dancing in the Street” sent David Lee Roth and Eddie Van Halen off in opposite directions.
Listen to Ace Frehley Guest With Megadeth and Anthrax Bassists
Former Kiss guitarist contributes solo to Altitudes & Attitude song “Late,” created by David Ellefson and Frank Bello.
Artist Wants to Loop Toto’s ‘Africa’ in Desert ‘For All Eternity’
Namibian installation features MP3 player connected to solar batteries in secret location.
Brian May Plays Himself in ‘Leaked’ ‘Bohemian Rhapsody’ Clip
Queen guitarist recalls moment where he steps in for actor Gwilym Lee after it was released by fired director Bryan Singer.
The Best Song on Every Judas Priest Album
These 18 songs are proof that the British veterans never abandoned their core principles.
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.