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.
Peter Gabriel’s U.K. Music Festival at Risk Over Brexit
Organizers are struggling with visa issues as they try to assemble artists from 128 nations for this weekend's Womad festival.
Early David Bowie Bandmate Recalls Persuading Him to Become Singer
When David Bowie was still known as David Jones, he regarded himself only as a saxophonist.
Listen to Lenny Kravitz’s New Song ‘5 More Days ’Til Summer’
This new track appears on the upcoming album 'Raise Vibration,' most of which came to Lenny Kravitz in dreams.
How David Bowie’s Producer Reinvented ‘Never Let Me Down’
Mario McNulty relied on strength of songs from 1987 album to stay true to creator’s “vision.”
Listen to New Version of David Bowie’s ‘Zeroes’
Revamp by late icon’s collaborators inspired by his desire to re-record 1987 album 'Never Let Me Down.'
U.K. Music Industry to Celebrate National Album Day
“King of music formats” to be marked to tie in with 70th anniversary of first LP release.
Kurt Cobain’s Mom Recalls Hearing ‘Smells Like Teen Spirit’ for First Time
Future icon hid recording for three days, then promised to play it low.
As Artists Try to Ban Phones, Concert Directors Design Shows For Them
Leading event producer says big-budget shows are delivered with Instagram in mind, as Jack White reports musicians want to follow his lead in locking handsets away.
Listen to Jerry Cantrell’s New Solo Track ‘Setting Sun’
Alice in Chains leader releases song inspired by graphic novel "Dark Nights: Metal: Deluxe Edition.”
Watch Radiohead Fall Silent Onstage Over 2012 Roadie Death
Thom Yorke halts Toronto show and audience join protest in response to lack of answers on fatal stage collapse.