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.
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.
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.
How Sammy Hagar Jammed with John Bonham for ‘Space Between’ Album
Singer recalls emotional experience of building song from late Led Zeppelin icon’s drum track, then having son Jason replicate it.
James Hetfield to Publish Book About His Classic Cars
Metallica frontman’s ‘Reclaimed Rust’ arrives in May.
Original Alice Cooper Band to Appear on New Alice Cooper Album
Singer says upcoming LP has “a lot of different flavors.”
Ozzy Osbourne Producer ‘Got To Be Randy Rhoads’ On ‘Ordinary Man’
Andrew Watt delighted at getting “metal song on pop radio” with “Take What You Want.”
Pete Townshend Explains Controversial Keith Moon and John Entwistle Comments
Who guitarist responds to reports about his comment “Thank God they’re gone.”
New Greta Van Fleet Album Due in Early 2020
Josh Kiszka says they “poured everything” into follow-up to ‘Anthem of the Peaceful Army.’