Holly Knight On the Favorite From Her Huge Catalog

Interview Clip #4 With Holly Knight February 14, 2020 – When it comes to Holly Knight it’s hard to pick a favorite song. Let’s remember all those great tunes she co-wrote for Tina Turner including, “Better Be Good To Me” and “The Best.” She wrote for Heart, Rod Stewart, Kiss, […]

Another Reason Elton Was Nervous At 1970’s Troubadour Debut Show: Interview Ray Williams

Part three of our conversation with the man who introduced Elton John to his songwriting partner Bernie Taupin – Ray Williams. This is a cool clip where Ray looks back at Elton’s famous 1970 Troubadour show in LA that introduced him to North America. As portrayed in the movie “Rocketman” […]

How Holly Knight Played Keys On Kiss’ “Unmasked” Album

How Holly Knight Played Keys On Kiss’ “Unmasked” Album Interview Clip #3 with Holly Knight February 7, 2020 – The album was released on May 20, 1980, as the follow up to the Kiss LP “Dynasty” from the year before. Interestingly both featured Anton Fig on drums anonymously even though […]

Holly Knight On Tina Turner, Recognizing Writers & “Better Be Good To Me”

Here is part two of our interview with songwriter Holly Knight who co-wrote many tunes for Tina Turner including “The Best” and “Better Be Good To Me.” In this clip, she talks about Tina and how some artists sometimes forget they didn’t write the songs they sing. Check Out Holly […]

Legendary Rush Drummer Neil Peart Dead at 67

January 10, 2020 – The rock world is in shock today with news of Neil Peart’s death from brain cancer. He died on January 7th in Santa Monica, California. According to Elliot Mints, a spokesperson for the Peart family, he had been battling the disease for three years. Peart joined Rush […]

Radio Legend Don Imus Dead at 79 – Our Tribute

Radio Legend Don Imus Dead at 79 December 27, 2019 – He certainly was controversial and did the shock-Jock better than most. Imus died today at Baylor Scott & White Medical Center in College Station, Texas. He was brought in to the hospital on Christmas Eve. No cause of death […]

“September” “Friends” “Neutron Dance” Songwriter Allee Willis Dead at 72

December 25, 2019 – Many in the music world are shocked today with news of Allee Willis’ passing. She really was an amazing woman. We just released a video a few days away featuring Toto’s Steve Porcaro talking about co-writing with her. We’ll have a link to that clip in […]

How Player’s Peter Beckett Feels About the Term Yacht Rock?

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Ian Anderson’s Trouble with “Bungle In The Jungle” & “Living in the Past”

Interview Clip #6 – Ian Anderson’s Trouble with “Bungle In The Jungle” & “Living in the Past” December 7, 2019 – VISIT OUR ALBUM AND BOOK PICKS AT THE ROCK HISTORY BOOK STORhttps://www.amazon.com/shop/rockhistorymusic HELP SUPPORT ROCK HISTORY MUSIC..CHECK OUT OUR STORE FOR T-SHIRTS, MUGS ETC https://teespring.com/stores/rock-history-music-store?page=1 We have 4 active […]