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.
55 Years Ago: The Yardbirds Fire Jeff Beck
Wayward guitarist “could have easily never played again” after U.S. tour went wrong.
Beatles’ Movie Director Risked Deportation for Film’s Ending
Cop who ended 1969 rooftop concert says Michael Lindsay-Hogg had “lucky escape” over his immigration status.
Why David Coverdale Thought He Was Done as He Wrote ‘Here I Go Again’
Whitesnake leader regards recent return to charts as “nice parting gift” from Tawny Kitaen.
Cop Who Ended Beatles’ Final Show Still Happy With His Conduct
As the performance ended, Ringo Starr joked, "Don't put the handcuffs on me!"
Thin Lizzy’s Scott Gorham: ‘Golf Saved My Ass’
Guitarist focused on “stupid little white ball” to escape heroin addiction.
Rod Stewart Had to Be Locked in Hotel Room Until He Wrote Songs
He says “there was too much shagging and drinking to do” in his Faces era.
Deep Purple’s Steve Morse Recalls Hate for His Ozzy Osbourne Covers
Guitarist endured backlash over 2004 album ‘Living Loud.’
Robert Plant Might Have Abandoned Music if He’d Read Mom’s Letter
He only opened 1967 note in 2020 after finding it in his archive.
Midnight Oil Confirm Final Tour and New Album
Australians bow out with road trip in support of upcoming LP, ‘Resist.’
Lindsey Buckingham Settles Accidental Plagiarism Issue
Ex-Fleetwood Mac guitarist released “Swan Song” 20 years after writers gave him the demo.