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.
How Jeff Lynne and Tom Petty Met on Sunset Boulevard
The ELO mastermind recalled being pulled over by Heartbreakers leader and asked to write songs.
Listen to Ringo Starr and Paul McCartney’s New ‘Grow Old With Me’
New recording of John Lennon track also features George Harrison-inspired section.
Geddy Lee Announces New Bass Book U.S. Tour Dates
Rush frontman to discuss his musical memoir in bookshops while Alex Lifeson to auction painting for charity.
Bruce Springsteen Recalls Early Gig Going Wrong
The Boss once opened for Cheech & Chong but show was cut short.
The Who’s ‘Tommy’ Returning to Broadway
Production slated for 2021 will be “reinvention aimed directly at today,” says director.
Born to Walk: Bruce Springsteen on Turning 70
Boss has learned to slow down but he’s still enjoying five-year creative high and still loves 1975 album ‘Born to Run.'
Ginger Baker’s Son Recalls Their Final Meeting
Kofi Baker says they were able to settle differences before his dad’s death.
Cars Did ‘a Lot of Healing’ Before Ric Ocasek Died
Elliot Easton explains benefit of Rock & Roll Hall of Fame reunion.
Stevie Nicks Recalls the Moment Jimi Hendrix Dedicated a Song to Her
Fleetwood Mac singer credits late guitarist with being a major influence.
5 Reasons T. Rex Should Be in the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame
Marc Bolan kick-started British glam rock, but that’s not the only argument in his favor.