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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Joan Baez
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Joan Baez exclusive interview

The singer talks to Mark Ellen about her new album, the 1960s and life at 77.

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Bob Harris
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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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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 © Andrew Hayes-Watkins / Saga Magazine
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Bob Geldof interview

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

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Headphones to represent the career of Mark Ellen
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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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Various celebrities illustrated, marooned on a desert island
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Desert Island disclosures

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

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Are your old vinyl records worth what you think they are?
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DJ Mike Read's vinyl record auction

The fascinating, sobering tale of former Radio 1 DJ Mike Read's record auction.

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Singer and musician Jane Birkin pictured in 2013
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Jane Birkin

For a moment in the Sixties, French girls ruled the world.

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