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.
Why Roger Waters Felt ‘Constrained’ by Pink Floyd
He says he was "dragged back" from his "natural instinct" until he quit.
Dio’s ‘Holy Diver’ Was Meant to Be a Black Sabbath Song
Wendy Dio and Vinny Appice discuss roots of band's debut single.
Keith Richards’ Beatles Obsession Drove Mick Jagger ‘Batty’
Rolling Stones icons recall their envy as rivals lived their dream.
Keith Richards Hated Rolling Stones’ ‘Satisfaction’ at First
Mick Jagger recalls guitarist's reaction after they wrote first U.S. No. 1 hit.
Barbie Makers Reveal ‘Life on Mars?’ David Bowie Doll
Mattel previously released a Ziggy Stardust special edition.
Dave Grohl Returns to the Stage With Paul McCartney and Bruce Springsteen
It marks the first time Foo Fighters leader performed since the death of Taylor Hawkins.
Why Bob Dylan Recorded Songs That Will Be Sold to One Owner
Collaborator T Bone Burnett says they want to reclaim the true value of music.
Christine McVie ‘Enjoyed the Storm’ of Fleetwood Mac’s ’70s
"We actually did spend a lot of our time laughing," she recalls.
Alice Cooper Names Three Bands Every Young Musician Should Hear
Shock-rock icon says too many hopefuls "just throw it away."
Watch Neil Diamond Sing ‘Sweet Caroline’ at Red Sox Game
Boston crowd joins in with retired performer, who's accompanied by actor Will Swenson.