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.
Robert Plant Recalls Being Told to Stop Singing ‘Weird S—’
Singer’s label boss Ahmet Ertegun inspired Honeydrippers EP of ‘50s and ‘60s classics.
The Moment the Grateful Dead Decided to Let Fans Keep Bootlegging
Mickey Hart recalls the meeting where band realized they “didn’t want to be cops.”
Listen to Unreleased Bruce Springsteen Song ‘I’ll Stand by You’
Piece written for Harry Potter movie appears on ‘Blinded by the Light’ soundtrack.
James Hetfield Calls Woman Who Scared Cougar With Metallica Song
Scare survivor “pleased” to discover that frontman is “great person.”
Tool Hint at Meaning of ‘Fear Inoculum’
Long-awaited fifth album is about “moving and growing,” says Adam Jones.
Corey Taylor Jokes About Slipknot’s New Member Becoming Official
Frontman says “Tortilla Man” has brought “new energy” to the lineup.
Jimmy Page Recalls the First Time He Met Jeff Beck
Guitarist recalls immediate bond, leading to a gift of the guitar that powered Led Zeppelin's first album.
Roger McGuinn Tells David Crosby: I Don’t Hate You
Former Byrds bandmates clear up confusion after comments made in documentary.
D.J. Ashba Reflects On Guns N’ Roses Fan Backlash
Guitarist admits he began six-year tenure with Axl Rose in “pretty naive” manner.
David Bowie’s ‘The Man Who Fell to Earth’ Returns as a TV Show
CBS All Access says the series will explore the "next chapter" of director Nicolas Roeg's 1976 movie.
Dan Auerbach Reveals Why Timing Was Right for Black Keys Reunion
He's already pinpointed how he'll know if their comeback album 'Let's Rock' is a success.
Paul McCartney ‘Hopefully’ Has Another New Album On the Way
Last year's 'Egypt Station' became his first U.S. No. 1 LP since 1982.