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.
Ozzy Osbourne Feared No One Would Know Him at Hometown Show
Wife Sharon says he's too hard on himself as she reveals they plan to sue over surgical error.
Justin Hawkins Nearly Talked Himself Out of Van Halen Guest Spot
The Darkness frontman thought about suggesting an alternate singer take his place during the Taylor Hawkins show.
Ozzy Osbourne’s Doubts Over Album With Tony Iommi
Black Sabbath singer reveals why guitarist never guested on his solo records until now.
Why Roger Daltrey Must Retire ‘Even If It’s After This Tour’
The Who singer says his band's "music is very different from most rock."
How Roger Daltrey’s ‘Big Mouth’ Led to Touring for Free
The Who singer wanted to stand up for music-industry professionals who'd been "quite poorly treated."
Brian Johnson Joked About Album With Justin Hawkins After Duet
The Darkness singer discusses feeling "discombobulated" over Taylor Hawkins' tribute concert.
David Lee Roth Rerecords ‘Panama’ in 14-Song, Two-Hour Session
New version of Van Halen classic was recorded during a solo band studio meeting back in May.
Them Crooked Vultures Reunite at Taylor Hawkins Tribute Concert
It marked the supergroup's first performance in 12 years.
Nirvana ‘Nevermind’ Lawsuit Dismissed for ‘Final’ Time
Fourth court bid over baby on album cover fails.
Justin Hawkins Explains ‘Back in Black’ Moment at Taylor Hawkins Show
Darkness frontman reveals he was invited on stage by Brian Johnson, not gatecrashing.
10 Ways Dave Grohl Gave Grief a Chance at Taylor Hawkins Tribute
Foo Fighters leader oversaw brave, emotional, public wake featuring band’s extended family.
Lost Led Zeppelin Bootleg Film Clips Restored and Revealed
Fan smuggled wind-up camera into 1970 Los Angeles show immortalized in 'Blueberry Hill' audio recording.