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.
35 Years Ago: Revisiting Van Halen’s Ill-Fated ‘1984’ Tour
On paper and in the bank, the band had everything going for them. Then came the 1984 Tour.
Ninth Kiss Kruise Announced for 2019
Band promise “experience of a lifetime” on trip starting October 30.
‘Bohemian Rhapsody’ Producer Hails Rami Malek for ‘Driving Train’ Through Director’s Firin…
Queen biopic star was the only actor ever signed up to play Freddie Mercury, says Graham King.
Huey Lewis and the News Sign Deal for First Album in 10 Years
10th LP due for release in the spring, although doubts remain over frontman’s ability to tour.
Ozzy Osbourne Marks Bat-Biting Anniversary with Plush Toy
Souvenir with detachable head celebrates moment he created a rock legend on stage.
Lou Gramm Explains Decision to End Solo Live Career
Former Foreigner singer plans to continue working on other projects.
Steven Tyler, Joe Walsh Discuss Temptation to Return to Drinking
Aerosmith and Eagles members reflect on the highs and lows of their addiction issues.
Did One Song Force the Collapse of Van Halen’s Original Lineup?
How arguments over “Dancing in the Street” sent David Lee Roth and Eddie Van Halen off in opposite directions.
Listen to Ace Frehley Guest With Megadeth and Anthrax Bassists
Former Kiss guitarist contributes solo to Altitudes & Attitude song “Late,” created by David Ellefson and Frank Bello.
Artist Wants to Loop Toto’s ‘Africa’ in Desert ‘For All Eternity’
Namibian installation features MP3 player connected to solar batteries in secret location.
Brian May Plays Himself in ‘Leaked’ ‘Bohemian Rhapsody’ Clip
Queen guitarist recalls moment where he steps in for actor Gwilym Lee after it was released by fired director Bryan Singer.
The Best Song on Every Judas Priest Album
These 18 songs are proof that the British veterans never abandoned their core principles.