Mark Ellen

An award-winning magazine editor, journalist and broadcaster, Mark Ellen has been Saga Magazine’s rock critic since 2003 and recently published a critically acclaimed autobiography Rock Stars Stole My Life!


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Bob Harris: remembering Bowie

Bob Harris on knowing the iconic rock star on the cusp of international stardom.

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People We Love: Rick Wakeman

The former Yes keyboardist talks ahead of his new album, Piano Portraits.

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Sir George Martin

To mark the passing of the 'Fifth Beatle', a Saga Magazine archive interview.

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Ronnie Wood talks exclusively to Saga Magazine
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Ronnie Wood's Teenage Diary Secrets

Rolling Stones' guitarist Ronnie Wood reveals the secrets of his teenage diary.

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Bob Geldof interview

Thirty years ago, Band Aid propelled Bob Geldof to the heights of fame.

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Mark Ellen on his tell-all autobiography

Mark Ellen was a NME and Smash Hits journalist and a TV presenter.

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Billy Bragg interview

Billy Bragg talks about Pete Seeger, Woody Guthrie, John Peel and Latitude.

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Sir Peter Blake interview

Pop Art pioneer Sir Peter Blake talks to Saga.

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Desert Island disclosures

Our longest-running factual radio show celebrates its 70th anniversary.

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