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.
Queen and Alice Cooper to Play Fire Fight Australia Concert
February event is already sold out, with profits going to disaster relief efforts.
50 Years Ago: Jon Pertwee Brings Color to ‘Doctor Who’
Time Lord’s third incarnation begins with battle against the Autons.
Why Eagles Referenced Steely Dan in ‘Hotel California’
“Joke sculpture” approach to lyrics inspired Don Henley and Glenn Frey’s attempts to expand their horizons.
Rod Stewart Joined ‘60s Anti-War Protests to Meet Women
He admits he “didn’t care” about the U.K.’s Campaign for Nuclear Disarmament even though he went on marches.
Ronnie Wood Predicts New Rolling Stones Album in 2020
Guitarist declares his band “indestructible” after putting health issues behind them.
Pink Floyd’s Battle With Paul McCartney at Knebworth
David Gilmour and colleagues recall moments from big British show, plus backstage threats in Venice.
David Byrne Rejects Talking Heads Reunion Rumor
Ex-frontman says “official” social media account is nothing of the sort.
40 Years Ago: ‘Star Trek’ Boldly Goes to the Big Screen
The classic franchise’s first foray into theaters was nearly its last.
45 Years Ago: ‘Monty Python’s Flying Circus’ Says Goodbye
Cut-down fourth season without John Cleese ended with 'Party Political Broadcast.'
Jeff Lynne Has 2,000 Cassettes of Unheard ELO Music But No Player
He wonders if oldest recordings contain material he might love.