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.
Tears for Fears LP Started as Alcohol Took Roland Orzabal’s Wife
He admits “ignorance and stupidity” contributed to her death.
Elton John Postpones Farewell Tour Dates for Hip Surgery
Yellow Brick Road shows moved from 2021 to 2023.
Why Freddie Mercury Rejected His First Queen Recordings
Brian May says singer was “out of control” during early demo sessions.
Steve Perry Announces Holiday Album ‘The Season’
Listen to "I'll Be Home for Christmas" from LP that singer hopes will make fans feel "teleported."
INXS’s Tim Farriss Lost ‘More Than a Finger’ in Boat Accident
Guitarist waits for decision in “career-ending injury” case.
Prince ‘Purple Rain’ Collectible Statue Coming Soon
Detailed 1:6 scale sculpture of the Kid on his motorcycle unveiled by Sideshow.
Bruce Springsteen and Barack Obama to Publish ‘Renegades’ Book
Pair aims to offer “small guiding map” during “time of vigilance.”
Paul McCartney and Rick Rubin Geek Out Over ‘Penny Lane’
Beatles icon recalls pushing trumpeter into playing beyond instrument’s range in ‘McCartney 3, 2, 1.’
Paul Gilbert Says ‘To Be With You’ Gave Mr. Big Two Weeks of Fame
Guitarist remembers moment when band’s “audience changed to 12-year-old girls.”
Old Queen Joke Still Makes Brian May Laugh
Guitarist takes “ultimate compliment” from 1990 ‘Good Omens’ dig.