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.
David Byrne’s ‘True Stories’ Coming to Blu-ray
The 1986 movie re-release will be accompanied by an expanded soundtrack LP.
Steve Perry Says There Was No Easy Way to Quit Journey
Former frontman recalls needing to escape from “the love and the adoration” to rediscover himself.
Phil Collins Has One Condition for Genesis Reunion
He’ll only take part if his son Nic becomes their drummer.
Roger Daltrey Beat Life-Threatening Illness by Giving In to It
Who singer recalls “incredible peace” after deciding to stop fighting meningitis.
Steve Perry Releases ‘No Erasin” Video, Confirms Comeback Album ‘Traces’
A deluxe edition of the former Journey singer's comeback album will also include five additional tracks.
Aretha Franklin in Good Spirits, Says Nephew
Family member says iconic singer is “alert, laughing, teasing,” despite reports of serious illness.
Byrds Still ‘Cringe’ at Parts of ‘Sweetheart of the Rodeo’
Chris Hillman admits groundbreaking LP isn’t his favorite work as 50th anniversary tour continues.
‘Sharp Objects’ Director’s Battle to Put Led Zeppelin in Soundtrack
Jean-Marc Vallee explains track choices and admits he’s still upset over failure to secure "Stairway to Heaven" for previous project.
Aretha Franklin Reportedly ‘Gravely Ill’
Iconic singer, 76, reportedly surrounded by friends and family at home.
Listen to Toto’s Studio Version of Weezer’s ‘Hash Pipe’
Toto tags Weezer back with a studio version of "Hash Pipe."
Listen to Paul Simon’s New Take on ‘One Man’s Ceiling Is Another Man’s Floor’
This update is part of an upcoming album that finds Paul Simon revisiting moments from throughout his career.
Aerosmith to Stage Las Vegas Residency in 2019
Joe Perry promises this run of 50th anniversary shows will be "something different."