Steve Carr

Freelance Writer

Steve has written for Classic Rock Magazine, Team Rock online and Record Collector Magazine. Steve has also appeared on the BBC Radio 4 programme The World Tonight and on TV with BBC4’s Pop Charts Britannia: 60 Years of the Pop Charts, which looked at the history of popular music. He writes about music and vinyl on his own website

United Kingdom


Classic Rock Magazine

Spotify: The Virtual Library of Music

Classic Rock

Lee Brilleaux: The Forgotten Man of Dr Feelgood

Today [April 7] marks the 20th anniversary of the death of Dr. Feelgood frontmen Lee Brilleaux. As Wilko Johnson rides high in the charts, a new book promises to tell HIS tale....

Record Collector Magazine

Mercury Rev: Live at the Oval Space

Every record tells a story

Incredible Archive of Lost Photos Unearthed of Led Zep, Bowie, Rolling Stones...

In 2015 it's only ironic hipsters who don't have a camera on their phone, and every concert audience you attend is littered with people taking low quality photos, selfies and...

Every record tells a story

The Star Club, Hamburg, and Black Sabbath: The Other Fab Four...

They were four lads from a tough industrial British city. They formed a band, and went to Hamburg in Germany to The Star Club on the Reeperbahn for a residency. Up to seven sets...

Team Rock Online and originally on Every record tells a story

Could Heavy Rock Be Just A Teeny-Weeny Bit Sexist?

I'm putting heavy rock on trial! Have your say! Twenty five years on from the peak of heavy rock's commercial popularity in 1988, this series asks why heavy rockers no longer...