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.
Watch Elton John Receive Surprise Medal From President Biden
He’s reduced to tears as he’s presented with National Humanties Medal for his AIDS work.
Watch Tony Iommi Discover What ‘Degradation Rules’ is About
Black Sabbath guitarist hadn’t realized Ozzy Osbourne was singing about masturbation on collaborative track from ‘Patient Number 9.’
40 Years Ago: Why Pat Benatar Had to Fight for ‘Shadows of the Night’
She battled with record label and bandmates to make a hit out of abandoned song.
Stevie Nicks Covers Buffalo Springfield’s ‘For What It’s Worth’
She says she always wanted to explore Stephen Stills' legendary protest song.
Why Ozzy Osbourne Never Felt ‘Important’ in Black Sabbath
Singer also discusses his disappointment with reunion experiences.
Elvis Costello Details His 200-Song Residency With a Poem
Ten-night stand takes place in New York in February 2023.
Sammy Hagar’s Producer Talked Him Out of Americana Album
Dave Cobb steered the singer away from an acoustic record to make 'Crazy Times' with Van Halen feel.
Ozzy Osbourne Didn’t Want to Make ‘All-Star’ Album
He says guest-list records like 'Patient Number 9' can lose musical spirit.
Why There’s Not Much Chance of New Eagles Music
Timothy B. Schmit points to disappointing reaction to 'Long Road Out of Eden' songs on tour.
How Nikki Sixx Talked Tommy Lee Into Motley Crue Reunion
Bassist says that Stadium Tour will see "another 120 [shows] next year and the year after that."