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August 2019

I interrogated Jethro Tull’s Ian Anderson for the new issue of Mojo magazine. He did not stand on one leg or play his flute. The flute was at the flute repair shop and he remained on two legs throughout.

In the shops now or order it here: 
I edited Part 1 of Mojo magazine’s two-part Led Zeppelin special edition, for which I also wrote a big story about Peter Grant. There are some anecdotes in the story that aren’t in the book – including one involving Peter, Ronnie Wood, a dog biscuit and a large Alsatian. It’s in the shops now or order it here: 
Calling all German readers! I have words about Queen in the new issue of German music mag, Rocks.  
Calling all Chinese readers! My Queen book has just been published in China.

July 2019

Mojo Magazine Podcast
I’m talking about The Who’s Pete Townshend in the latest Mojo magazine podcast.

Listen now:
Mojo Rolling Stones Special Edition
I have words in Mojo magazine’s two-part Rolling Stones special edition.

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Top 100 Albums Of The 1970s
The Top 100 Albums Of The 1970s, as voted by the listeners/readers of Planet Rock, are revealed here.