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.
Dave Grohl Returns to the Stage With Paul McCartney and Bruce Springsteen
It marks the first time Foo Fighters leader performed since the death of Taylor Hawkins.
When Anthrax’s Scott Ian Got Arrested with Metallica’s Cliff Burton
Guitarist and late bassist narrowly avoided drug trouble when cops didn't find their weed.
Motley Crue ‘Proud’ of Tommy Lee Playing Through His Pain
Nikki Sixx backed drummer who “beasted” through broken ribs agony to keep playing on Stadium Tour.
John Lydon Responds to Danny Boyle’s ‘Pistol’ Claim
Sex Pistols series director had said he wanted singer to hate it.
Ringo Starr Tour Postponed After Two All-Starrs Catch COVID
Steve Lukather and Edgar Winter test positive, affecting 12 dates.
Did John Lennon’s Lost Weekend Nearly Spawn a McCartney Reunion?
Mistress May Pang is certain dinner date would have sent the ex-Beatles back to work - but Lennon went back to Yoko Ono instead.
Watch Queen’s Jubilee Performance of ‘We Will Rock You’
Elaborate royal event opener, also featuring Elton John and Rod Stewart, was Brian May’s bid to top 2002 palace-roof appearance.
Ringo Starr’s Drumming Tip: ‘Just Hit the Buggers’
Beatles icon recalls the first time he encountered a drum as he accepts honorary doctorate.
Watch Judas Priest Perform Without Leather and Studs
Guitarist Richie Faulkner praises "glorious" experience as metal vets play 1,600-capacity show.
‘Pistol’ Star Needed Physiotherapy After Playing Johnny Rotten
Anson Boon endured jaw pain from imitating Sex Pistols frontman for three months.