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.
Elton John to Perform at Royal Wedding
Ah, so this explains that "scheduling conflict" after two Las Vegas shows were postponed.
Toto Collected Hotel Toiletries From Their Tour and Donated Them
Toto made good use of the complementary hotel toiletries during their recent European tour by collecting every item and donating them to a women’s charity in Glasgow.
John Lennon’s Sister Wants Beatles Fans to Buy Parts of Strawberry Field
John Lennon’s sister is leading a campaign to offer Beatles fans the chance to own a part of Strawberry Field, and support a benefit campaign in the process.
Talking Heads Producer Recalls Recording Wrong Guitarist
Veteran producer Steve Lillywhite recalled the moment a case of mistaken identity resulted in Talking Heads starting to record an album track with someone who turned out to be a messenger.
Steven Adler Says He Saved Nikki Sixx During ‘Kickstart My Heart’ Drama
Former Guns N ‘Roses drummer Steven Adler said he, and not emergency medical technicians, saved Motley Crue member Nikki Sixx when the bassist overdosed in 1987.
Chris Cornell’s Widow Asks Fans to ‘Light a Candle’ on Anniversary of His Death
Vicky Cornell, widow of late Soundgarden singer Chris Cornell, announced a vigil ceremony to mark the first anniversary of his death.
Women’s Group Wants Steven Tyler, Red Hot Chili Peppers, Don Henley, Ted Nugent Banned Fro…
Women’s advocacy group UltraViolet has called for Spotify to remove some artists from the streaming service, saying the musicians were being “glorified despite allegations of abuse.”
Watch Dave Grohl Onstage With His Daughters
Dave Grohl performed a benefit show with assistance from two of his three daughters in Oakland on Saturday.
Neil Young to ‘Live’ on Expanded Archive Website
Neil Young said he was withdrawing from social media in order to focus on his Neil Young Archives website, where, starting June 1, fans will be able to get “the best” of him.
Gene Simmons Named Ace Frehley’s New Album ‘Spaceman’
Original Kiss guitarist Ace Frehley said his upcoming solo album would be called 'Spaceman' after former bandmate Gene Simmons told him to use the name.