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.
Hear Joan Jett and Sting’s New Alzheimer’s Benefit Album Songs
They lead a list of artists who appear on ‘Music Moments’ project.
What Debbie Harry Learned from David Bowie and Iggy Pop
Blondie’s first tour was as opening act for two classic-rock icons.
The Mystery of Eric Clapton’s Lost James Bond Song
‘License to Kill’ track and video were completed but rejected at the last moment.
Has Neil Young’s Release Date for ‘Homegrown’ Been Leaked?
Record Store Day listing removed after reports that long-awaited 1975 LP will arrive in April.
Watch David Byrne Return to ‘SNL’ After 31 Years
He performs “Once in a Lifetime” then spoofs “Road to Nowhere” in sketch.
Green Day Postpone Asia Tour Over Coronavirus Outbreak
Trio vows to reschedule spring road trip with Fall Out Boy and Weezer “very soon.”
David Crosby, Joe Walsh Show to Mark Kent State Shootings Anniversary
May performance to include Barnstorm reunion.
Billy Joel’s Neighbors Fear He’s Going to Build a ‘Stinkpot’
Island village residents object to his plans to create stables for 12 horses.
James Taylor Recalls Giving Opiates to John Lennon
He recalls signing with Apple Records during heroin addiction and being a "bad influence" on the band.
Apple Corps Awarded $77 Million Over Fake Beatles Sales
Judge fines individuals and small businesses $1 million each for creation and marketing of unlawful products.
Eric Clapton and Friends Honor Ginger Baker: Videos and Set List
Late Cream and Blind Faith drummer remembered by Roger Waters, Ronnie Wood, Steve Winwood, Baker's son Kofi and others.
David Byrne’s ‘American Utopia’ Show Will Return to Broadway
20-week run begins just as Spike Lee’s movie version is released.