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.
Guitar Center Reportedly Facing ‘Imminent Bankrupcty’
Financial service firm S&P downgrades Guitar Center chain of stores, indicating likelihood of bankruptcy in the near future.
Going to Concerts Can Extend Your Life, Study Says
A behavioral science study has concluded that attending concerts on a regular basis could extend your life by up to nine years.
Unseen Beatles Photos From First U.S. Tour Sell for $358,000
A collection of unseen photos of the Beatles from their first U.S. tour recently sold at an auction in England for more than $358,000.
Musician Argues for New Laws to Protect Artists From Sexual Misconduct
Country music singer Katie Armiger has united with two senior politicians to argue the case for new legislation to protect artists from sexual misconduct.
Gibson Boss Blames Guitar Stores for Financial Woes
Gibson owner Henry Juszkiewicz explains how he believes music stories can change to survive.
Bon Jovi Says Reuniting for Hall of Fame Will Bring Up ‘Deep Emotions’
David Bryan and Tico Torres spoke of the unbreakable bonds they have with former members Richie Sambora and Alec John Such.
Eagles’ Vince Gill Reveals Childhood Sexual Assault Experience
Eagles member Vince Gill revealed he was the victim of an attempted sexual assault when he was younger and at school. He added that the #MeToo movement had encouraged him to break his lifelong silence.
Meat Loaf Says Health Issues Mean He May Never Sing Again
Meat Loaf has revealed that problems with his back have prevented him from singing for a year now, and that he may never be able to perform again.
Three Claimants in Dispute Over Charles Manson’s Body
Three claimants are in dispute over the body of late mass murderer and cult leader Charles Manson.
Neil Diamond Retires From Touring As Result of Parkinson’s Disease
Neil Diamond has announced the immediate end of his touring career as the effects of Parkinson’s disease have begun to take hold.