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.
How Jim Morrison’s New York Moment Inspired ‘People Are Strange’
Ray Manzarek had his own version of how the Doors' classic song was written.
Jered Threatin Unrepentant After ‘Fake’ Tour
Under-fire singer argues, “I turned an empty room into an international headline.”
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.
Rolling Stones Continue to Tease U.S. Announcement
Short video suggests New York connection to previous hints.
Kim Thayill Turns Off Soundgarden From the Radio
Guitarist prefers to control when he hears late bandmate Chris Cornell’s voice.
Rami Malek Is Still Researching Freddie Mercury
'Bohemian Rhapsody' star wonders if it’s possible to feel “fulfilled” over Queen icon’s story.
Watch Elton John’s Reputed $6.5 Million Commercial
U.K. chain John Lewis release two-minute TV ad for holiday season.
Ringo Starr Glad to Be Heard Better on Beatles’ White Album Reissue
He thanks producer Giles Martin for bringing his drums to life.
Threatin ‘Scam’ Tour Drummer Explains How He Was Fooled
Dane Davis reveals how he and his colleagues were taken in by Jered Threatin’s fake industry profile.
How Dire Straits’ ‘Walk of Life’ Was Influenced by Photo and Accordion
Mark Knopfler recalls inspirations behind classic track from 'Brothers in Arms.'
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.