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.
(Don’t) Listen to Pitbull’s Take on Toto’s ‘Africa’
The rapper's shark-jumping “Ocean to Ocean” might be the worst version of all time.
Queen’s ‘Bohemian Rhapsody’ Becomes Most-Streamed Song of 20th Century
Single from 1975 moves ahead of Nirvana and Guns N’ Roses as most popular classic rock track online.
Def Leppard Win Rock Hall Fan Vote
British band’s induction likely but not guaranteed after getting more than 500,000 votes.
U2, Rolling Stones, Journey and Def Leppard in Top Rock Tours List
Eagles, Foo Fighters and Elton John also appear on 2018 chart.
After Queen’s ‘Bohemian Rhapsody,’ Prince Movie Is in the Works
Song rights acquired in bid to emulate success of Freddie Mercury story, though it won’t be a biopic.
Watch Computer Hardware Perform Queen’s ‘Bohemian Rhapsody’
Computer geek recreates anthem using custom-built Floppotron device.
Queen Fought to Keep Key ‘Bohemian Rhapsody’ Scene in Movie
Brian May says moment where Freddie Mercury tells the band he’s going solo was difficult but important.
Stevie Nicks Recalls Prince’s Surprise Appearance on ‘Stand Back’
She invited him for studio visit to hear track he’d inspired, but didn’t expect him to show up, never mind record.
How Don Felder Missed Out on Eagles’ ‘Victim of Love’
He recounts coming back from dinner during 'Hotel California' sessions to find Don Henley had completed vocals for song he was supposed to sing.
How Steve Perry Stood Up for Neal Schon Guitar Solo
Former Journey singer recalls fight to protect “Who’s Crying Now” from record label demands -- and speculates on touring to support comeback album 'Traces.'