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.
Why Ian Anderson Gave Up on Guitar and Bought a Flute
Jethro Tull leader recalls how 1967 changed his life.
COVID-19 Roundup: Paul McCartney and Elton John Lead TV Special
'One World' show features more big names, as Tony Iommi, Paul Stanley, Sammy Hagar, Paul Simon and others respond to pandemic.
The Question Alice Cooper Wants to Ask Bob Dylan
Shock-rock icon has performance query for his hero, if he ever manages to arrange interview.
Cops Bust Pink Floyd Cover Concert Amid COVID-19 Lockdown
Prosecutions are possible after police break up group of adults flaunting social-responsibility rules in residential street.
Neil Young Posts 1991 ‘Work-in Progress’ Concert Video
Crazy Horse show streaming in “ragged glory” while coronavirus means he can’t retrieve master recording.
Watch Adam Sandler Attempt Jimmy Page’s ‘Stairway to Heaven’ Solo
Actor attempts classic Jimmy Page solo on ‘Conan.’
How the B-52’s’ ‘Rock Lobster’ Brought John Lennon Back to Music
Former Beatle ended five-year hiatus moments after hearing New Wave single in a club.
Why Dave Grohl Was Refused Entry Into Pantera’s Strip Club
Foo Fighters leader recalls failed pilgrimage to party with Vinnie Paul and company.
Phish Announce New Album ‘Sigma Oasis’
Follow-up to ‘Big Boat’ is subject of listening party tonight.
Concert Audiences May Not Return After Coronavirus
Survey suggests 56 percent could avoid buying tickets for months ... or maybe forever.
Art Garfunkel Still Worries About His Voice Qualities
He's always wondered if it’s “manly” enough, even though he enjoys singing.
Lockdown Sends Album Sales to All-Time Low But Vinyl Stays Strong
Coronavirus restrictions give rise to estimated smallest retail week since LP format began.