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.
Watch Bret Michaels’ New ‘Unbroken’ Video
Poison frontman’s latest song was co-written with youngest daughter Jorja.
Dave Davies Didn’t Think ‘You Really Got Me’ Amp Stunt Would Work
Kinks guitarist recalls doubts over cutting holes in speaker cone that led to iconic sound.
Santana and Ringo Starr to Play Woodstock Original Site for 50th
First acts confirmed for Bethel Woods Music and Culture Festival.
Robert Plant Premieres New Band at Low-Key Show
Led Zeppelin icon leads Celtic folk-inspired Saving Grace through first show in England and announced second appearance.
Paul McCartney Thought Bottle of Whiskey Cost Just $2.50
Biographer cites example to prove ex Beatle can’t be “normal person” he’d love to be.
Deep Purple to Record New Album in 2019
Guitarist Steve Morse reports that follow-up to ‘Infinite’ will be made this year, with possibility of new U.S. tour dates.
Beatles Prude Thought ‘Hey Jude’ Label Was Too Rude
Letter from 1968 reveals U.S. exec’s concern over single because Apple artwork looked “pornographic.”
Bob Dylan Classic Used in New Super Bowl Commercial
Budweiser highlights environmentally friendly brewing with “Blowin’ in the Wind.”
Huey Lewis and the News Sign Deal for First Album in 10 Years
10th LP due for release in the spring, although doubts remain over frontman’s ability to tour.
Why Joe Walsh Abandoned Oboe For Guitar
Eagles icon recalls the reason he chose woodwind instrument at school - and why he changed his mind.