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.
40 Years Ago: The Rolling Stones Release ‘She’s So Cold’
Second single from ‘Emotional Rescue’ was another hit on the disco chart.
When Prince Ordered Ribs From 1,600 Miles Away
Studio engineer recalls how meal was sent via air cargo from Minneapolis to Los Angeles during recording session.
Jimi Hendrix: 50 Quotes For 50 Years
A look back at some of the icon’s most memorable comments on life, love and music.
Micky Dolenz Recalls Nearly Becoming the Fonz
Monkees star is glad Henry Winkler won timeless TV role after ‘Happy Days’ creator chose between them.
Why Prince and Sheila E. Never Married
Drummer says he proposed to her during concert, and admits she’s still “angry” at him over his death.
Little Richard Song Chosen as New ‘Monday Night Football’ Theme
Revamped version of “Rip It Up” will open show during new season.
Mick Jagger Says Lost Rolling Stones Songs Are ‘All Terrible’
“Scarlet,” “Criss Cross” and “All the Rage” added to new edition of ‘Goats Head Soup’ after singer changed his mind.
How Jimmy Page’s Fame Changed Life for His Girlfriend
Scarlett Sabet recalls run-ins with tabloids and fans of the guitarist.
Watch ‘Weird Al’ Yankovic Play Ted Nugent in ‘Reno 911!’
Guns, politics and smashed guitar appear in brief scene from rebooted comedy.
Music Fans Attend Concert For COVID-19 Experiment
German show for 1,500 designed to track how virus can spread at indoor events.