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.
Pete Townshend Saved Roger Daltrey’s New Solo Album
Roger Daltrey has revealed that he doubted his new solo album was worth recording, until he was talked into it by his Who bandmate Pete Townshend,
Judas Priest’s ‘Firepower’ Is Their Highest Charting Album Ever
Judas Priest’s new album 'Firepower' has made its Billboard 200 debut at No. 5, making it the highest-charting release in the veteran metal band’s history.
Campaign Launched to Rename English Town After David Bowie
A campaign has been launched to rename the English town of Aylesbury to “Aylesbowie” in recognition of David Bowie.
How Jim Morrison Evolved Into the Lizard King: Exclusive Video
Robby Krieger and John Densmore of the Doors recalled witnessing their shy and retiring singer Jim Morrison's transformation into his dynamic Lizard King persona.
Steve Howe Explains the Yes Effect
Yes guitarist Steve Howe says that the secret to the band’s success is their approach to collaboration and song arrangement.
Billy Gibbons and John Fogerty Accidentally Wrote a Song Together
Billy Gibbons has revealed that a recent meeting with John Fogerty about their joint tour quickly turned into an accidental songwriting session.
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.
Bon Jovi Album Suffers Record 168-Place Chart Fall
Bon Jovi's latest LP has set a new record: falling from No. 1 to No. 168 in one week – the steepest-ever drop in chart history.
Ventures Guitarist Nokie Edwards Dead at 82
Nokie Edwards, a guitarist with Rock and Roll Hall of Fame inductees the Ventures, has died at the age of 82.
The Osbournes’ Male Nanny Tells All in Podcast Episode
The second episode of 'The Osbournes Podcast' has been released.