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 Crosby Says He’s an ‘Old Idiot’ for Eddie Van Halen Tweet
He admits he “blew it” with dismissive comment just after guitarist died.
How the Doors Ignored Jail Threat to Make ‘Morrison Hotel’
Singer Jim Morrison was waiting to hear about aftermath of airplane arrest.
Angus Young Recalls AC/DC Concert for Deaf Children
Guitarist looks back at his band’s early days of playing to school audiences.
Brian Johnson Laments ‘Awful’ AC/DC Secrecy Rules
Singer says nondisclosure agreements turned him into “lying bastard.”
Beatles Letter About Firing Pete Best Goes to Auction
Document from 1962, signed by manager Brian Epstein, offers “sincere wishes” for drummer’s future.
David Lee Roth ‘Wasn’t Someone’ Until His First EMT Call
Van Halen singer discusses using his fame as “passport” to new experiences.
David Lee Roth Aims to Be ‘King of Las Vegas’
Singer looks to the future in an interview taped prior to Eddie Van Halen's death.
How Kirk Hammett Played His Way Out of ‘Hair-Raising’ Blues Moment
Metallica guitarist recalls “pressure” of being “heavy-metal guy” in front of Billy Gibbons, Dave Gilmour and others.
Why Motley Crue Keep Away From Tommy Lee Backstage
Drummer says Vince Neil and Mick Mars don’t like the music in his dressing room and won’t like his new solo album.
Ozzy Osbourne’s Health Regime ‘Inspiring,’ Says Daughter
Aimee says her dad is “doing really well,” as Sharon confirms farewell tour has been rebooked.