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.
Mick Jagger Wanted Pension Plan, Thought He’d Be Retired at 60
Rolling Stones singer told accountant, ‘I won’t be singing rock ’n’ roll.’
Why Jimmy Page Abandoned Tour With Black Crowes in 2000
Led Zeppelin icon claimed back problems, but in truth he’d been “insulted” by guitarist Rich Robinson, drummer Steve Gorman writes.
How Van Morrison Gave Van Halen Producer Ted Templeman His Start
He remains grateful for singer’s patience and Ronnie Montrose’s spirit during 'Tupelo Honey' sessions.
Listen to the Who’s New Single, ‘All This Music Must Fade’
Track appears on upcoming album ‘Who,’ which Roger Daltrey says compares with ‘Quadrophenia.’
Tony Iommi to James Hetfield: ‘You’ve Done the Right Thing’
Black Sabbath icon sends message to pal in rehab.
Debbie Harry Wonders If She Should Have Kept Quiet About Rape
Blondie singer says response to her telling of incident has made her reconsider.
Listen to Neil Young’s ‘Little Love Letter’ to Earth
He releases short instrumental track in support of climate strike.
Peers Offer Support to Metallica’s James Hetfield: ‘I’m With You’
Colleagues and friends send messages of support to frontman who returned to rehab.
Rock & Roll Hall of Fame 2020 Induction to be Broadcast Live
New chairman John Sykes says he wants to “expose as many people as possible to all the incredible music that surrounds us.”
The Who and Aerosmith Call Off Shows Over Singers’ Voices
Roger Daltrey and Steven Tyler both suffer health issues.