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.
30 Years Ago: Def Leppard Release ‘Rocket,’ Their ‘Surprise Hit’
The seventh and final single from ‘Hysteria’ could have been a disaster -- but it was the opposite.
Watch Lynyrd Skynyrd Joke About Next Reunion Tour: Exclusive Premiere
Clip taken from upcoming episode of ‘Speakeasy,’ which Gary Rossington calls “a blast.”
Beatles Prude Thought ‘Hey Jude’ Label Was Too Rude
Letter from 1968 reveals U.S. exec’s concern over single because Apple artwork looked “pornographic.”
Roger Waters Explains His Role in Rescuing Kidnapped Children
He played active part in saving two boys who’d been abandoned in Syria.
Bob Dylan Classic Used in New Super Bowl Commercial
Budweiser highlights environmentally friendly brewing with “Blowin’ in the Wind.”
Pete Townshend Refused to Tour Without New Who Album
Guitarist discusses strict condition for returning to the road, and how they nearly ran out of time to secure the deals.
Queen Music Publisher Banked on ‘Bohemian Rhapsody’ Success Three Years Ago
Campaign to place music in TV ads made 2018 a record year for Freddie Mercury’s band.
Foreigner Search for Fan Who Inspired ‘Juke Box Hero’
V.I.P. experience waiting at musical premiere for person who went backstage around 1980.
Why Joe Walsh Abandoned Oboe For Guitar
Eagles icon recalls the reason he chose woodwind instrument at school - and why he changed his mind.
‘Bohemian Rhapsody’ Producer Hails Rami Malek for ‘Driving Train’ Through Director’s Firin…
Queen biopic star was the only actor ever signed up to play Freddie Mercury, says Graham King.