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.
Queen Sells: Why You Hear So Much Freddie Mercury Music in Ads
What makes their songs so popular with advertisers?
George Thorogood Recalls His Street Musician Days
He bottomed out after an aborted attempt to join John Lee Hooker’s band in the early ‘70s.
Gene Simmons Accused of Sexual Misconduct
The allegations involve an employee at one of Kiss' Rock & Brews restaurants.
Gene Simmons ‘Heartbroken’ by Death of His Mom
Kiss star reports his “moral compass” passed away quietly, aged 93.
Ace Frehley Plans Tour With Alice Cooper
Former Kiss guitarist predicts five-week run next summer.
Heart Live Album Includes Guns N’ Roses, Alice in Chains Guests
Wilson sisters release “Lost Angel” video from 'Live in Atlantic City.'
‘Bohemian Rhapsody’ Live Aid Scene Shot in One Take
Actor who played Freddie Mercury felt song-by-song recordings lacked energy.
How Phil Collins ‘Cheated’ at Genesis Audition
Drummer recalls added advantage he gained by going for a swim before tryout.
Def Leppard, Stevie Nicks Close on Rock Hall Fan Vote Victory
With five days to go for class of 2019 public ballot, more than 3 million votes have been cast.
Release Date for Motley Crue’s ‘The Dirt’ Movie Announced
Vince Neil revealed premiere details for a film based on the band’s 2001 memoir of the same name.
Listen to Toto’s Unreleased ‘Africa’ Era Song ‘Devil’s Tower’
Track was written for 1982 album “Toto IV” and appears in limited-edition box set “All In.”
Ratt Wins ‘Final’ Round of Legal Fight With Bobby Blotzer
Court dismisses drummer’s counterclaims in trademark lawsuit.