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.
Linda Ronstadt Determined to ‘Have a Life’ With Parkinson’s
The singer opens up about her disease, how it's changed her daily routine and the actor who serves as inspiration.
Journey and Def Leppard Kick Off Tour: Videos, Set Lists
The summer tour season is just getting started. Two classic rock giants launched their run together last night.
Richie Sambora Wanted Bon Jovi to Be More of a Band
The guitarist suggested he started becoming unhappy with the way the band was progressing as early as 1985.
Elton John to Perform at Royal Wedding
Ah, so this explains that "scheduling conflict" after two Las Vegas shows were postponed.
Toto Collected Hotel Toiletries From Their Tour and Donated Them
Toto made good use of the complementary hotel toiletries during their recent European tour by collecting every item and donating them to a women’s charity in Glasgow.
John Lennon’s Sister Wants Beatles Fans to Buy Parts of Strawberry Field
John Lennon’s sister is leading a campaign to offer Beatles fans the chance to own a part of Strawberry Field, and support a benefit campaign in the process.
Talking Heads Producer Recalls Recording Wrong Guitarist
Veteran producer Steve Lillywhite recalled the moment a case of mistaken identity resulted in Talking Heads starting to record an album track with someone who turned out to be a messenger.
Chris Cornell’s Widow Asks Fans to ‘Light a Candle’ on Anniversary of His Death
Vicky Cornell, widow of late Soundgarden singer Chris Cornell, announced a vigil ceremony to mark the first anniversary of his death.
Women’s Group Wants Steven Tyler, Red Hot Chili Peppers, Don Henley, Ted Nugent Banned Fro…
Women’s advocacy group UltraViolet has called for Spotify to remove some artists from the streaming service, saying the musicians were being “glorified despite allegations of abuse.”
Beach Boys Announce Philharmonic Orchestra Album
The Beach Boys announced a collaborative album that features the group’s classic vocals mixed with new arrangements by the Royal Philharmonic Orchestra.