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 Phil Collins Was Accused of Plagiarizing Prince
Collins' 1985 single “Sussudio” bore strong resemblance to “1999” — but it didn’t bother him.
Prince’s ‘Partyman’ Character to Appear in ‘Batman ’89’ Comic Book
Villain first appeared in video for song from movie soundtrack.
What Prince Taught Teen Star Tevin Campbell
Teen sensation had to deal with feeling “intimidated” by future mentor’s demos.
The Knack Give in, Change ‘My Sharona’ to ‘Bye, Corona’
Guitarists Bert Averre and Prescott Niles post virus-themed cover “because apparently there aren’t enough of them.”