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.
John Corabi Recalls Month as Motley Crue’s Fifth Member
He’d been invited to stay on after VInce Neil returned, but “it just kind of stopped” after four weeks.
Tom Petty’s Widow Hopes Fans Don’t Think Greed Is Behind Archive Releases
Dana says there’s more music to come, but it’s out of a desire to share late husband’s work.
Smashing Pumpkins to ‘Start Unloading the Archives’
Band says it has hundreds of unheard songs to release.
Watch Slash’s New Video for ‘My Antidote’
It’s the third song to be released from upcoming 'Living the Dream' album with Myles Kennedy and the Conspirators.
Why Graham Nash Didn’t Want Neil Young in His Band
He recalls unhappiness at lineup change suggestion until future colleagues bonded over breakfast.
New Edit of Beatles Movie ‘Let It Be’ Could Happen Soon
Paul McCartney says original footage is being re-examined for potential recut.
Charles Manson Put Paul McCartney Off ‘Helter Skelter’
He avoided playing the Beatles’ heaviest song for years after cult leader adopted it.
Metallica’s Robert Trujillo Didn’t Believe Their Music Could Change Whiskey Flavor
Bassist took months to be convinced that the “Black Noise” process really made a difference.
Cranberries to Split After Last Album Featuring Dolores O’Riordan
Guitarist Noel Hogan says there’s “no need to continue” beyond LP.
Rami Malek Says Queen Film Doesn’t Ignore Freddie Mercury’s Sexuality
Star responds to criticism of short trailer, saying it’s a “shame” people have jumped to conclusions.