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.
‘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.
Aerosmith’s First Tour Van Found by ‘American Pickers’
The 1964 International Harvester Metro had spent decades rusting in a woodland near Chesterfield, Mass.
Artists Get Just 12% of All Music Industry Income, Study Finds
The music industry generated $43 billion in revenue, matching a prior peak in 2006.
Paul McCartney’s ‘Carpool Karaoke’ Extended for Special Edition
An hour-long special was commissioned after 130 million Paul McCartney fans watched the original version online.
Watch Bryan Adams Join Taylor Swift for Live ‘Summer of ’69’
He helps her delivery “Summer of ’69” cover in Toronto.
Announcement Time? Aerosmith to Play ‘Today’ Show
Veteran band could be poised to announce 50th anniversary tour on national TV appearance.
Campaign Launched to Stage a Nirvana Reunion – with Chad Kroeger?
At least one critic is in favor of this actually taking place.
Watch Flea in Emotional ‘Boy Erased’ Trailer
Red Hot Chili Peppers bassist plays “drill sergeant” in movie about gay conversion therapy, starring Russell Crowe and Nicole Kidman.
Blues Brothers’ Matt ‘Guitar’ Murphy Dies at 88
Veteran blues sideman also played with Muddy Waters, Howlin’ Wolf, Memphis Slim and others.