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.
David Coverdale Still Gets Nervous Singing ‘Is This Love’
David Coverdale marked the 30th anniversary of Whitesnake's hit single “Is This Love” by admitting he still feels nervous singing it in front of festival audiences.
15 Years Ago: Axl Rose No-Show Sparks Guns N’ Roses Fan Riot
By 2002, Guns N’ Roses fans had endured nearly a decade of disappointment.
Listen to Eagles’ First-Ever Performance of ‘New Kid in Town’
The Eagles have released their first-ever performance of “New Kid in Town.”
Gene Simmons Recalls Recording Demos With Van Halen Brothers
Gene Simmons recalled how he wound up recording three demo tracks with Van Halen brothers Eddie and Alex during an overnight studio session in 1977.
Sammy Hagar Has Given Up on Van Halen Reunion Hopes
Sammy Hagar said he’s given up hope of a reunion with Van Halen.
Mick Fleetwood: Peter Green Hired Me Because He Felt Sorry for Me
Mick Fleetwood recently discovered that he got his job with Fleetwood Mac only because Peter Green felt sorry for him.
Nikki Sixx Admits Drugs Don’t Enhance Creativity
Former Motley Crue bassist Nikki Sixx has argued against the use of drugs to enhance creativity, insisting that there’s much more to be said for working in a state of sobriety.
Steven Van Zandt Says E Street Band Hit Stride on Fifth LP
Guitarist believes they didn’t get into their stride until their fifth album The River, which was released in 1980
Robert Plant Performs Two New ‘Carry Fire’ Songs on ‘Jools Holland’
Robert Plant and the Sensational Shape Shifters appeared on BBC’s 'Later … With Jools Holland' last night, and performed two songs from Plant's new album, 'Carry Fire.'
Pink Floyd Announce Reissues of Two ’80s Albums on Vinyl
Pink Floyd have announced reissues of two albums from the ‘80s that will be available on vinyl for the first time in more than two decades.