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.
The ‘Diary of a Madman’ Song Ozzy Osbourne Hates to Play
Track reminds him of a moment where he feels he didn’t do enough work.
David Gilmour Recalls ‘Loudmouth’ Artist Storm Thorgerson
‘Momentary Lapse of Reason’ cover was inspired by musician’s sketch.
Gene Simmons’ One-Word Apology to Songwriter Desmond Child
“I Was Made for Lovin' You” composer recalls being hurt by Kiss star’s comments about the song.
Paul McCartney Kids’ Book Is Becoming Animated Movie
‘High in the Clouds’ will feature original Macca songs and music.
Ozzy Osbourne Offers $25K Reward for Stolen Randy Rhoads Gear
Late guitarist’s equipment — including his first-ever guitar — stolen from his mom’s music school.
How Dimebag Darrell’s Memory Has Been Kept Alive for 15 Years
Pantera guitarist remains in the spotlight after being shot dead on stage in 2004.
40 Years Ago: ‘Star Trek’ Boldly Goes to the Big Screen
The classic franchise’s first foray into theaters was nearly its last.
45 Years Ago: ‘Monty Python’s Flying Circus’ Says Goodbye
Cut-down fourth season without John Cleese ended with 'Party Political Broadcast.'
David Gilmour Recalls the Only Time He Saw Pink Floyd Live
He watched 1977 encore from mixing desk after being too “pissed off” to take part.
Tommy Lee Stuck for Stage Stunt on Reunion Tour
Motley Crue drummer isn’t sure “what’s left to do” on 2020 road trip with Def Leppard, Poison and Joan Jett.