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.
Eagles, Elton John, Metallica Lead Forbes’ Top Rock Earners
Annual list of 100 highest-paid celebrities includes nine rock acts, with Guns N’ Roses back on the list.
How ‘American Pickers’ Saved Aerosmith’s First Tour Van
Show star Mike Wolfe credits band with letting him work on 40-year-old vehicle instead of taking it away from him.
Bruce Springsteen Made a ‘Western Stars’ Concert Movie
The Boss explains he knew he wouldn’t be touring new solo album.
The Beatles’ First Contract With Brian Epstein Sells for $343,000
Document from 1962 was signed by John Lennon, Paul McCartney, George Harrison and Pete Best - but manager didn’t add his name.
Blue Oyster Cult Sign Deal for New Album
Half of the songs already written for 15th studio LP, due in 2020.
38 Special’s Don Barnes Recounts Horror Plane Flight
Singer and wife aboard Delta trip as engine flames out.
‘Yesterday’ Gives Beatles Chart Boost
Himesh Patel’s version of title track sells twice as many downloads as the original, with five songs in Hot Rock Songs list.
Gene Simmons Says He’ll ‘Cry Like Young Girl’ at Final Kiss Show
Bassist doesn’t know if he’ll miss his iconic stage costume once End of the Road tour is over.
Watch the Who Debut New Song ‘Hero Ground Zero’
London show also features guest appearance from Eddie Vedder.
‘Bohemian Rhapsody’ Writer to Write Neil Diamond Broadway Musical
Singer’s official life story to be explored via his hit songs.
David Crosby Had ‘Nowhere to Hide’ From New Documentary
He says ’Remember My Name’ is “honest enough to qualify as an apology.”
Queen Rule the Mid-Year Rock Charts
Nielsen figures place ‘Bohemian Rhapsody’ soundtrack and ‘Greatest Hits’ in first and second places.