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.
Brian May Undergoes Leg Surgery
Queen guitarist says procedure was a success.
Warner Bros., Elektra, Capitol Label Head Joe Smith Dead at 91
Executive said he oversaw “fun” period of music history.
Megadeth Working on Song Inspired by Kiss’ ‘Beth’
Dave Mustaine hopes to release new music in the coming weeks.
Rob Halford ‘Came Out’ 20 Years Before He Realized
Judas Priest frontman recalls 1977 song about “big gay hangout.”
Van Morrison Used to Make Albums ‘Under Duress’
Singer explains how he fell in love with recording new music again.
Pete Townshend Wanted Roger Daltrey to Rap on New Who Album
Frontman admits he hated early version of "All This Music Must Fade."
How Queen’s ‘Live Magic’ Became Tragic
Doomed bid to sum up elaborate tour on a single disc became one of the most disappointing live LPs of all time.
Joe Satriani ‘Forced’ to Change ‘Surfing With the Alien’ Cover
Licensing costs led to rethink for solo-free new edition of classic LP.
Jimmy Page Recalls Emergency Awards Show ‘Pantomime’
Led Zeppelin guitarist stepped in to save Indian TV ceremony with Robert Plant and Roger Taylor in 1995.
Cream Box Set Features Unreleased Live Recordings
‘Goodbye Tour Live 1968’ contains material from Oakland, San Diego and Los Angeles.
Jon Bon Jovi’s Wife Used to Being Ignored in Restaurants
Dorothea laughs it off, because “everyone’s focusing on what Mr. Bon Jovi wants.”
Pete Townshend Explains Controversial Keith Moon and John Entwistle Comments
Who guitarist responds to reports about his comment “Thank God they’re gone.”