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.
When Aerosmith Created Power-Ballad Masterpiece ‘What It Takes’
Final track on ‘Pump’ cemented band’s return from ‘80s doldrums.
How Bill and Ted Perfected Their Dancing at Stevie Nicks’ Ranch
Actor Alex Winter recalls choreographed movie opening that didn’t make the final cut.
How Ozzy Osbourne Accidentally Called the Cops on Himself
Story of trying to snort a large bowl of cocaine as officers approached Bel Air house inspired new song “It’s a Raid.”
Elton John, Michael McDonald, Peter Frampton Recordings Lost or Damaged in Archive Fire
Universal lists 19 artists whose material was affected by 2008 blaze.
Ozzy Osbourne Says Parkinson’s Disease Was Diagnosed in 2003
Black Sabbath singer says he’s 75 percent fit, and hints at making another album.
The Time Gene Simmons Issued a Bomb Threat
Hotel staff called SWAT team after he vowed to blow up building.
Watch Joey Kramer Return to Aerosmith
Drummer takes stage in Las Vegas after fallout led to lawsuit.
Ozzy Osbourne Believes Being Ripped Off Saved His Life
Black Sabbath icon compares his feelings over lost money to those of former bandmate Bill Ward.
Ozzy Osbourne Says Tony Iommi Still ‘Intimidates’ Him
But former Black Sabbath singer hails guitarist as “most irreplaceable” member.
Doc McGhee Says Kiss Farewell Tour Is the End ‘For Gene and Paul’
Longtime manager’s comments appear to leave room for future band activity.