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.
Van Morrison Will Release 3 Lockdown Protest Songs
He says authorities are “making up crooked facts” to “enslave” the population.
Micky Dolenz Recalls Nearly Becoming the Fonz
Monkees star is glad Henry Winkler won timeless TV role after ‘Happy Days’ creator chose between them.
How the Doors Discovered the Meaning of ‘Mr. Mojo Risin’
Jim Morrison had already used the line to help create “L.A. Woman” before he revealed it was an anagram.
When James Bond Dissed the Beatles
Both success stories began on the same day - and their paths would cross on a number of occasions.
Why Alice Cooper Band Wouldn’t Write ‘School’s Out’ Now
Drummer Neal Smith accepts social changes have made 1972 song “politically incorrect.”
Why Bob Dylan Never Improvises
He discusses his approach to performing and writing in rare interview.
‘Tossin’ and Turnin” Singer Bobby Lewis Dies at 95
Singer's influential 1961 single sold over 3 million copies.
Doors Will Be Subject of ‘Morrison Hotel’ Comic Book
Biographical story will be written by Leah Moore, daughter of comics legend Alan Moore.
Whitesnake Co-Founder Names David Coverdale’s ‘Big Mistake’
Guitarist Bernie Marsden reflects on missed opportunity after the early lineup split in 1982.
COVID-19 Roundup: Queen to Stream Freddie Mercury Tribute Concert
Guns N’ Roses, Sammy Hagar, Extreme and John Fogerty react to pandemic, as survey suggests Americans are listening to more new music.
Modern Queen Crowd Heard In ‘Bohemian Rhapsody’ Movie
Oscar-nominated sound engineer recorded 2018 audience for biopic’s Live Aid scene.
What Do ‘Bohemian Rhapsody’ Golden Globes Mean for Oscar Chances?
Double win at first big awards of the year might -- but might not -- hint at Academy Award success.