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.
Why Charlie Watts Couldn’t See His Heroes Play
Drummer recalls “wierd, silly” ban on cross-Atlantic tours while he was learning to love music.
The Best Song From Every Def Leppard Album
The top musical moments from each of the Hall of Famers’ studio releases.
35 Years Ago: Ozzy Osbourne and Motley Crue Start Debauched Tour
Eighties road trip maxed out in rock’ n’ roll excess as stars fought to outdo each other.
Lindsey Buckingham Says He Doesn’t Miss Fleetwood Mac
Fired guitarist is too busy concentrating on his solo work to think about split.
Def Leppard Announce Canadian Tour With Tesla
Band will play 11 shows in July, following Rock & Roll Hall of Fame induction.
See ‘Bohemian Rhapsody’ Cast Side by Side With Queen at Live Aid
Comparison clip shows attention to detail in biopic as fired director posts scene-rehearsal footage.
After ‘Bohemian Rhapsody’: The Next Five Classic Rock Movies
The Motley Crue, Elton John, Lynyrd Skynyrd, Journey and Beatles films coming to a theater near you in 2019 (probably).
Roger Daltrey Won’t Rush Into ‘Difficult’ Keith Moon Film Project
The Who frontman is also certain he doesn’t want to be involved with Woodstock's 50th anniversary.
Modern Queen Crowd Heard In ‘Bohemian Rhapsody’ Movie
Oscar-nominated sound engineer recorded 2018 audience for biopic’s Live Aid scene.
James Young Says ‘Mr. Roboto’ Lost Styx Album and Ticket Sales
Still, guitarist reflects on positives of creative partnership with former singer Dennis DeYoung.