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.
Iron Maiden’s Reaction to Lawsuit is ‘Sour Grapes,’ Says Challenger
The music manager who launched a legal dispute with Iron Maiden over “Hallowed Be Thy Name” has called the band’s reaction “sour grapes.”
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.
Neil Young, Daryl Hannah ‘Don’t Give A S—’ What People Think of Their Relationship
Neil Young says he and Daryl Hannah “don’t give a s––-” about what the media and other people think of their relationship.
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.
Doogie White Recalls Missing Out on Iron Maiden Membership
Singer Doogie White – known for stints with Rainbow, Yngwie Malmsteen and Michael Schenker – recalled his audition to replace Bruce Dickinson in Iron Maiden in 1993.
Nine Inch Nails’ Troubled Third EP to Arrive Soon
Nine Inch Nails leader Trent Reznor has confirmed that the long-awaited third EP in the band’s trilogy series will be released before the end of June.
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.
Why Bruce Dickinson Won’t Talk Much on Iron Maiden Tour
Iron Maiden singer Bruce Dickinson said he won’t be talking to audiences during shows on their next tour as often as he did on the last one.