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.
‘Bohemian Rhapsody’ Live Aid Scene Shot in One Take
Actor who played Freddie Mercury felt song-by-song recordings lacked energy.
How Phil Collins ‘Cheated’ at Genesis Audition
Drummer recalls added advantage he gained by going for a swim before tryout.
Release Date for Motley Crue’s ‘The Dirt’ Movie Announced
Vince Neil revealed premiere details for a film based on the band’s 2001 memoir of the same name.
Lars Ulrich Regrets Not Slowing Down to Enjoy Metallica’s Rise to Success
Drummer explains why the band now take time to celebrate the connection with their fans.
Sammy Hagar Recalls Frontman Lessons from Rod Stewart
Van Halen singer was impressed by Faces counterpart making an “event” out of concerts.
John Fogerty Recalls ‘Intense’ Experience of Writing ‘Fortunate Son’
Creedence Clearwater Revival leader created lyrics in 20 minutes.
Queen Fought to Keep Key ‘Bohemian Rhapsody’ Scene in Movie
Brian May says moment where Freddie Mercury tells the band he’s going solo was difficult but important.
Watch Last in Line’s Video for ‘Landslide’: Premiere
The Dio offshoot band's new album 'II' is set for release in 2019.
Ozzy Osbourne, David Bowie, Prince and Others Appear in ‘Rock Stars at Home’
This new book promises a “sometimes shocking” look at how big names live.
Verve Frontman Dusts Off Old Rolling Stones Legal Battle: ‘I’m Coming for That Money’
Richard Ashcroft vows to fight 1997 court action over "Bitter Sweet Symphony" sample.