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.
Soundgarden Members to Play First Show Since Chris Cornell Died
Soundgarden guitarist Kim Thayil and drummer Matt Cameron will take the stage together for the first time since the death of singer Chris Cornell.
Prince’s Official Memoir to Be Published This Year
Prince's official memoir, written after a deal was struck just weeks before his death in 2016, will be published near the end of this year.
David Bowie and John Lennon Handwriting Turned Into Fonts
A series of downloadable fonts based on the handwriting of acclaimed songwriters has been released online.
Would Kurt Cobain Like His Daughter Frances Bean Cobain’s Music?
Frances Bean Cobain refused to directly answer the question of whether her late father, Nirvana icon Kurt Cobain, would like her music.
Going to Concerts Can Extend Your Life, Study Says
A behavioral science study has concluded that attending concerts on a regular basis could extend your life by up to nine years.
‘Raw and Moving’ David Crosby Documentary in the Works
Award-winning movie-maker Cameron Crowe announced he’s the producer of a new documentary about David Crosby.
Chicago Could Continue Without Any Original Members
Chicago co-founder Robert Lamm said it’s a “possibility” that the band could continue after all the original members have gone.
Watch Unveiling of World’s First David Bowie Statue
The world’s first statue to David Bowie has been unveiled in the English town where he first performed in his Ziggy Stardust persona.
Watch U2’s New Video for ‘American Soul’
U2 have released a new video for their track “American Soul” from recent album “Songs of Experience.”
Jimi Hendrix Played Monopoly to Win, Says Sister
Jimi Hendrix's sister and estate manager recalled how her late brother played Monopoly to win with the family.
Campaign Launched to Rename English Town After David Bowie
A campaign has been launched to rename the English town of Aylesbury to “Aylesbowie” in recognition of David Bowie.
How Jim Morrison Evolved Into the Lizard King: Exclusive Video
Robby Krieger and John Densmore of the Doors recalled witnessing their shy and retiring singer Jim Morrison's transformation into his dynamic Lizard King persona.