The Scottish Wine Journalist and wine critic Tom Cannavan is considered a pioneer in the Internet presence of the subject of wine. In his youth he was a singer, guitarist and songwriter with the band Restricted-Code. He has been running the wine website "wine-pages.com" since 1995. It is considered one of the best in the world and was also named by the wine pope Robert M. Parker praised in his "The Wine Buyer's Guide". Cannavan's book, The Good Web Guide to Wine, was published in 2000. He writes regular articles on the subject of wine for the printing units Decanter, The Sunday Times, The Independent, World of Fine Wine and from Jancis Robinson published Wine Report. In 2008 he was awarded the Louis Roederer -Award recognized as "International Online Writer of the Year". This year he also founded the online magazine "The Wine Gang" with four other authors, in which (also live) wine tasting takes place. Cannavan is also the “resident wine expert” in Fred MacAulay's daily BBC Radio Scotland show “Macaulay & Co”.