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.
When Prince and Muhammad Ali Taught the World a Lesson
Musician and boxer bonded over magic when they met to promote anti-hate campaign.
‘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.
David Lander, Squiggy from ‘Laverne and Shirley,’ Dead at 73
He found fame playing Squiggy alongside David McKean’s Lenny.
Original Darth Vader Actor David Prowse Dead at 85
Strongman also appeared in James Bond movie ‘Casino Royale’ and as U.K.’s Green Cross Code Man.
Watch Foo Fighters Watching Their Own History
‘Times Like Those’ documentary shows Dave Grohl’s band marking 25th anniversary by looking back.
How Darrell Hammond’s Sean Connery Became Unlikely ‘SNL’ Success
Comedian says foul-mouthed impersonation of late actor was the “most popular thing” of his career.
‘Purple Rain’ Screenwriter William Blinn Dead at 83
Emmy winner also created ‘Starsky & Hutch’ and worked on ‘Bonanza’ and ‘Fame’.
How Earthquakes Inspired Prince’s ’Sign O’ the Times’
Susannah Melvoin says high-magnitude seismic shifts in Los Angeles were “too much” for him.
Renowned Groupie Says ‘Almost Famous’ Ruined Her Own Movie Plans
Pamela Des Barres says Cameron Crowe’s film made it impossible to make her own.
Music Fans Attend Concert For COVID-19 Experiment
German show for 1,500 designed to track how virus can spread at indoor events.