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.
Paul Simon Considers His Retirement Options
As farewell tour reaches its end, veteran is excited to “see what stopping does.”
Artists Get Just 12% of All Music Industry Income, Study Finds
The music industry generated $43 billion in revenue, matching a prior peak in 2006.
Aerosmith’s First Tour Van Found by ‘American Pickers’
The 1964 International Harvester Metro had spent decades rusting in a woodland near Chesterfield, Mass.
Paul McCartney’s ‘Carpool Karaoke’ Extended for Special Edition
An hour-long special was commissioned after 130 million Paul McCartney fans watched the original version online.
Lost 1968 Neil Young and Joni Mitchell Recordings Could Be Released
Non-profit looking for record label to launch five-decade-old “historically significant” live tapes.
New Book Explores the Beatles’ Tensions Over ‘Hey Jude’
George Harrison and George Martin both had reservations over track recorded 50 years ago this month.
How Paul McCartney’s Producer Learned to Tell Him to Change Songs
'Egypt Station' collaborator Greg Kurstin recalls having to criticize Beatles icon’s songwriting.
Paul McCartney Announces First 2018 Tour Dates
The first four “Freshen Up” shows have been confirmed for September, in support of his new solo album “Egypt Station.”
Did Paul McCartney Just Film A ‘Carpool Karaoke’ Episode?
Beatle returns to hometown for surprise show in association with James Corden.
George Harrison’s First Electric Guitar Up for Auction
The first electric guitar owned by George Harrison will be auctioned later this month.