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.
James Hetfield Calls Woman Who Scared Cougar With Metallica Song
Scare survivor “pleased” to discover that frontman is “great person.”
10 Years Ago: Steven Tyler’s Stage Fall Triggers Aerosmith Meltdown
By the time singer was being flown to a hospital, his bandmates had already reached a breaking point with him.
D.J. Ashba Reflects On Guns N’ Roses Fan Backlash
Guitarist admits he began six-year tenure with Axl Rose in “pretty naive” manner.
When Roger Daltrey Was Tommy Before ‘Tommy’ Existed
Who frontman recalls “thoroughly miserable time” as he struggled to make sense of his life choices before recording landmark album.
Watch Trailer for New INXS Documentary ‘Mystify’
Michael Hutchence movie arrives in theaters in July.
50 Years Ago: The Final Episode of ‘Star Trek’ Airs
The original series ended inauspiciously with a controversial production tagged onto the start of a rerun.
How Elton John Upset Rod Stewart Over ‘Tommy’ Movie Role
Old friends were both offered Pinball Wizard part in the Who’s musical.
Robert Plant and David Gilmour Announce New Podcasts
A pair of legends from Led Zeppelin and Pink Floyd are returning to the airwaves.
Why ‘Rocket Man’ Means So Much to Elton John
One line in lyrics is the reason why his movie is named after classic track.
Steve Perry Recalls AC/DC Opening For Journey: ‘They Spanked Us Bad’
Frontman worried about following Bon Scott during ‘70s U.S. tour.