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.
Paul McCartney Reveals the ‘Nicest Thing’ About Having Money
He recalls making decision to become rich after hearing arguments over cash as a child.
Vince Gill Gets Why Some People Don’t Want Him in Eagles
He says new lineup is “not as good as the original” after Glenn Frey’s death.
Listen to Joan Jett, Billy Idol Guest on Miley Cyrus’ New Album
Rock icons’ collaborations appear on her record ‘Plastic Hearts.’
Why Paul McCartney Uses Teleprompter for Beatles Songs
He sometimes finds himself “on autopilot” during performances of classic tracks.
How Robert Plant and Prince Shared a Whole Lotta Love
Led Zeppelin singer and the Purple One exchanged warms words - although late legend was less taken with Jimmy Page.
The Van Halen Vault Tape Sammy Hagar ‘Would Love to Hear’ Again
Singer says there are four completed songs from his era - but they’re not the highlight for him.
Snowy White Says Phil Lynott and Thin Lizzy ‘Blew It’
Former guitarist believes frontman wanted to be a celebrity instead of a musician.
How a Lawsuit Broke Apart a Pair of Longtime Toto Bandmates
Ex-keyboardist Steve Porcaro wishes Steve Lukather's new lineup well.
Why Fleetwood Mac Didn’t Make a New LP When Mike Campbell Joined
Ex-Heartbreakers guitarist also recalls how he got the job with no audition.
Wolfgang Van Halen Was Ready for Michael Anthony’s Return
He says Van Halen bassists never had chance to speak but looks forward to it.