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.
David Bowie and John Lennon Handwriting Turned Into Fonts
A series of downloadable fonts based on the handwriting of acclaimed songwriters has been released online.
Unseen Beatles Photos From First U.S. Tour Sell for $358,000
A collection of unseen photos of the Beatles from their first U.S. tour recently sold at an auction in England for more than $358,000.
Watch Unveiling of World’s First David Bowie Statue
The world’s first statue to David Bowie has been unveiled in the English town where he first performed in his Ziggy Stardust persona.
Stephen Hawking, Rock Star: How He Helped Shape Songs by Pink Floyd, U2 and Others
Stephen Hawking may have been more interested in classical music than popular music – but he still managed to notch up an impressive series of rock star credentials.
Deep Purple Release 1987 Backstage Prank Video
Deep Purple have released a clip shot at London’s Wembley Stadium in 1987, where the band pretend to ignore MTV.
45 Times Billy Gibbons Stepped Out of ZZ Top
Billy Gibbons was prevented from collaborating with artists outside ZZ Top for nearly 30 years. Here are 45 times he made up for it.
Listen to Unreleased Jimi Hendrix Song ‘Lover Man’
The latest preview for the upcoming Jimi Hendrix album 'Both Sides of the Sky' is a previously unreleased version of “Lover Man.”
Bob Seger Hopes His Career Isn’t Done
Bob Seger still doesn’t know if the emergency back surgery that forced him off the road last year has ended his career.
Watch The Doors Play ‘Light My Fire’ in 1970
The Doors released a video of “Light My Fire” performed at the Isle of Wight Festival in 1970, highlighting upcoming live album release.
Alice Cooper Recalls Two Recent Near-Death Experiences
Alice Cooper laughed off his experiences of a car crash and the Hawaiian nuclear attack warning that took place in the run-up to his 70th birthday.
Gibson Guitar Company ‘Running Out of Time’
Gibson Brands, Inc. – makers of the iconic Gibson guitars played by Slash among many others – is “running out of time” to resolve serious debt issues that could shut it down.
Watch Trailer for Bob Dylan Movie ‘Trouble No More’
The Bob Dylan movie 'Trouble No More,' which focuses on one of his notorious gospel-years tours, will debut on Cinemax.