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.
‘Bohemian Rhapsody’ Editor Responds to Oscar Criticism
John Ottman admits he hates sequence that caused complaints with 60 cuts in two minutes.
Roger Daltrey Explains Why Pete Townshend Smashed Guitars
Who frontman says trademark stage performance “was not about the visual.”
Pete Townshend Announces First Novel
Who guitarist’s ’The Age of Anxiety’ is described as “cultured, witty and unreliable” and a tie-in music release will follow.
How Axl Rose and David Bowie Bonded After Bondage Battle
Fight broke out after Guns N’ Roses frontman believed British icon had tried to move in on his girlfriend while she was dressed in S&M gear.
Roger Waters Explains His Role in Rescuing Kidnapped Children
He played active part in saving two boys who’d been abandoned in Syria.
Foreigner Search for Fan Who Inspired ‘Juke Box Hero’
V.I.P. experience waiting at musical premiere for person who went backstage around 1980.
Pete Townshend Recalls Hoping the Who Would Fail
Guitarist spent first years of his band’s career feeling “really quite unhappy.”
What Do ‘Bohemian Rhapsody’ Golden Globes Mean for Oscar Chances?
Double win at first big awards of the year might -- but might not -- hint at Academy Award success.
Geddy Lee Admits He ‘Barely’ Made Sense of Rush Concept Albums
Frontman recalls struggle to work with drummer Neil Peart’s lyrics, and times when the band’s ambition outweighed their playing ability.
Bruce Springsteen Crushes 2019 Tour Hopes
E Street band won’t return next year, the Boss confirms.
Release Date for Motley Crue’s ‘The Dirt’ Movie Announced
Vince Neil revealed premiere details for a film based on the band’s 2001 memoir of the same name.
Roger Daltrey Says ‘Baba O’Riley’ Is Warning to Kids Today
Classic Who song reflects singer’s concerns over addiction to social media.