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.
Cher Sues Sonny Bono’s Widow in Royalties Dispute
Million-dollar suit filed after Mary Bono ends contracts despite divorce deal.
David Bowie Painting Found in Thrift Store Breaks Auction Record
The 90’s canvas, purchased at a donation center for $5 CAD, sold at auction for more than $100,000 CAD.
$18 Concert Tickets Cost $1,000 for Unvaccinated Fans
Florida promoter enacts “no-vax tax” to “get the fence-sitters off the fence” over COVID-19.
40 Years Ago: Beatles Reunite for a John Lennon Tribute Song
George Harrison gathered his former bandmates for 1981 single “All Those Years Ago,” written about late friend.
Paul McCartney’s Multiple Bids to Back Out of ‘Carpool Karaoke’
James Corden told ex-Beatle behavior was “unacceptable” in run-up to celebrated 2018 TV special.
Elton John Says He’s Recorded ‘Something’ with Metallica
Singer confirms collaboration with metal band took place during pandemic lockdown.
Why Elton John Faced Backlash to Stand by Eminem at the Grammys
Rock veteran faced ire of rights campaigners for performing “Stan” with controversial rap star.
Supremes Cofounder Mary Wilson Dead at 76
She was the only member to appear in every lineup of the famous Motown group.
Zebra’s Randy Jackson Recalls Brushes With Led Zeppelin Members
Singer recalls stories involving John Bonham and Robert Plant.
‘Don’t Stop Believin’’ Nearly Didn’t Make ‘The Sopranos’ Finale
Showrunner David Chase chose Journey classic from shortlist because his crew told him not to.
Why Paul McCartney Uses Teleprompter for Beatles Songs
He sometimes finds himself “on autopilot” during performances of classic tracks.
Elton John Slams Rod Stewart Retirement ‘Lecture’
Old friends’ falling-out extends to pages of John’s new paperback.
‘In the Ghetto’ Songwriter Mac Davis Dead at 78
Singer enjoyed hits with Elvis Presley and on his own.
When the Beatles Overcame Doubts to Release ‘Yesterday’
Paul McCartney was worried that he’d stolen classic track, and his bandmates feared it would look like a split.
‘House of the Rising Sun’ Suits Trump ‘Perfectly’ Says Eric Burdon
Animals singer responds to President using “tale of sin and misery set in a brothel.”
Billy Joel’s Neighbors Want to Ban His Helicopter
Residents of exclusive Long Island community object to aircraft noise.
‘Bohemian Rhapsody’ Gives Queen Highest Chart Position Since 1980
Soundtrack album surges on success of movie.
Watch Foreigner Reunite in Los Angeles: Videos, Set List
The only one missing was original bassist Ed Gagliardi, who died in 2014.
Watch Van Morrison’s ‘Got to Go Where the Love Is’ Lyric Video
Track appears on 40th album 'The Prophet Speaks,' out in December.
Beatles Pinball Could Be Most Expensive Table of All Time
Limited-edition Beatlemania machine to be released in Diamond, Platinum and Gold editions.