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.
Paul McCartney Finds Radio Play He Wrote With John Lennon
He says ‘Pilchard’ drama is “about the Messiah, actually.”
Listen to ABBA’s Update of Unreleased Classic-Era Song ‘Just a Notion’
The third track revealed from upcoming ‘Voyage’ album includes vocals from 1978.
Watch Mick Jagger Respond to Paul McCartney’s ‘Cover Band’ Remark
Rolling Stones frontman takes Beatles rivalry to the stage.
When Bon Scott Helped Out Struggling Def Leppard
Joe Elliott recalls what he learned during 1979 support tour.
Blue Oyster Cult Hit Upset Drummer Albert Bouchard’s Girlfriend
She thought “(Don’t Fear) The Reaper” was his way of saying he wanted to break up.
Why Mike Rutherford Plays $140 Guitar at Genesis Shows
Roadie explains what’s to love about entry-level Squier instruments.
Manfred Mann’s Paul Jones Recalls Refusing to Join Rolling Stones
Singer reflects on what Brian Jones told him that predicted future “sad story.”
Cher Sues Sonny Bono’s Widow in Royalties Dispute
Million-dollar suit filed after Mary Bono ends contracts despite divorce deal.
Paul McCartney’s Deal With John Lennon Kept George Harrison ‘Out’
Early agreement about songwriting resulted in frustration detailed in ‘Get Back’ documentary.
Tears for Fears LP Started as Alcohol Took Roland Orzabal’s Wife
He admits “ignorance and stupidity” contributed to her death.