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.
Alice Cooper Names Three Bands Every Young Musician Should Hear
Shock-rock icon says too many hopefuls "just throw it away."
Motley Crue Would Have Fired Paul McCartney, Says John Corabi
Singer recalls “very frank” meeting before his 1994 dismissal.
Brian May’s ‘Odd Experience’ With Axl Rose
Queen guitarist recalls abandoned contribution to Guns N' Roses' 'Chinese Democracy.'
Robert Plant Says He’s Now the Guy on ‘Led Zeppelin IV’ Cover
Singer jokes about off-grid living as he recalls 1970 trip to Bron-Yr-Aur Cottage with Jimmy Page.
Genesis Play Last-Ever Show With Peter Gabriel in Audience
Phil Collins jokes about members needing “real jobs” after Last Domino? tour ends.
How Keith Richards Quietly Quit Smoking
Rolling Stones guitarist says he doesn't miss 55-year habit.
Robert Plant Wanted to Flee From Alison Krauss Tryout Session
Led Zeppelin legend felt "exposed and vulnerable" as duet album ‘Raising Sand’ began to form.
Slash’s ‘Intimidating’ Show in Front of Jimmy Page and Brian May
Guns N’ Roses guitarist says he gets "more starstruck" than most people when he meets his heroes.
Brian May Says Beatles Need a Biopic Like ‘Bohemian Rhapsody’
Guitarist believes Fab Four should be "woven into people's lives" like Queen.
Watch Michael Anthony Sing Van Halen Classics Onstage
Bassist takes over from Sammy Hagar at Circle show for "Runnin' With the Devil" and "Ain't Talkin' 'Bout Love."