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.
How Bon Jovi and Desmond Child ‘Channeled’ ‘You Give Love a Bad Name’
Songwriter recalls how hit single came together in 90 minutes.
Stevie Nicks Recalls the Moment Jimi Hendrix Dedicated a Song to Her
Fleetwood Mac singer credits late guitarist with being a major influence.
Why Elton John Refused to Complete John Lennon’s Last Songs
Yoko Ono invited him to finish the material later released on ‘Milk and Honey.’
Rod Stewart Had Second Cancer Scare
Singer was tested for further tumors after diagnosis of “aggressive” illness.
Elton John Recalls Shooting Down Rod Stewart Blimp
He recalls tit-for-tat promo-material battle in “Sharon and Phyllis” friendly feud.
Elton John: ‘I Was 24 Hours Away From Death’
Complications from cancer surgery left him praying, “Please don’t let me die” in 2017.
Jeff Lynne’s ELO Announce New Album, ‘From Out of Nowhere’
Listen to title track from LP that arrives in November.
How Eddie Money Overcame His Lifelong Struggle with Alcoholism
Rocker admitted that his drinking problem was due to his genetics and the trappings of fame.
Rod Stewart Announces Orchestral Album ‘You’re in My Heart’
LP features new versions of classic tracks along with brand new song “Stop Loving Her Today.”
The Cars’ Ric Ocasek Dies: Rockers React
Tributes paid to Cars frontman, who died over the weekend.