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.
Why Jim Morrison Refused to Sing the Original ‘Touch Me’
Doors frontman feared Robby Krieger’s song would lead to violent episodes in the streets.
Queen’s ‘Bohemian Rhapsody’ Video Hits One Billion YouTube Views
The 1975 clip is only one from before the ‘90s to pass milestone - with a third of views coming since the release of Freddie Mercury biopic.
Elton John’s Ex-Fiancee ‘Disappointed’ to Be Left Out of ‘Rocketman’
Linda Hannon, subject of “Someone Saved My Life Tonight,” still hopes for “joyous” reunion.
Was Elton John’s Mom Really That Cold?
How real-life reports of parent-son relationship compare to the depiction in new movie ‘Rocketman.’
Elton John’s Stage Clothes Were ‘Empowering,’ Says Taron Egerton
‘Rocketman’ star explains the experience of wearing performer’s outlandish costumes.
Danny Boyle Feared ‘Yesterday’ Movie Might Upset the Beatles
Director of film that explores a world where the Fab Four appear to have been forgotten explains process of getting their approval.
Was Elton John’s Dad Really So Bad?
‘Rocketman’ portrays Stanley Dwight as a distant, uninvolved parent, but family members recall a different man.
The Who’s Orchestral Moving On! Tour Kicks Off in Grand Rapids: Set List, Videos
Band is assisted by strings on new road trip.
How Foreigner’s Mix of Current and Old Members Overcame Hesitant Start
Singer Kelly Hansen recalls experience of present lineup working with the people they’d replaced.
Lindsey Buckingham Says He Doesn’t Miss Fleetwood Mac
Fired guitarist is too busy concentrating on his solo work to think about split.
Fans Want Stevie Nicks to Work at Fleetwood McDonald’s
Pun-laden Facebook event attracts 20,000 likes with bid to put singer in U.K. fast-food restaurant.
The Surprising Rock History of the Captain and Tennille
“America’s ABBA” duo worked with the Beach Boys, Elton John and Pink Floyd, among others.