Interview: Hollies Drummer Bobby Elliott Talks The Beatle, George Martin, Elton & More

September 10, 2020 – Part one of our interview with Hollies drummer Bobby Elliott. In this one, he talks about their producer Ron Richards, what the Hollies would have sounded like with George Martin behind the board, Working with Elton & more. Check out Bobby’s new book & the Hollies […]

The Badfinger Tragedy, Joey Molland talks about Pete Ham’s Death

The sound quality of the interview could have been better so we transcribed everything Joey said. You might notice he sounds like Paul McCartney. It;”s not a stretch since Joey is also from Liverpool. Badfinger had a big start being signed to the Beatles’ Apple records but these four lads […]

Emitt Rhodes Dead at 70 – Once Called “The Post McCartney”

Emitt Rhodes Dead at 70 – Once Called “The Post McCartney” HELP SUPPORT ROCK HISTORY MUSIC..CHECK OUT OUR STORE FOR T-SHIRTS, MUGS ETC https://teespring.com/stores/rock-history-music-store?page=1 OUR NEW INSTAGRAM ACCOUNT https://www.instagram.com/rockhistorymusic/ We have 4 active YouTube Channels featuring John Beaudin Subscribe to this (RockHistoryMusic) Channelhttps://www.youtube.com/channel/UChUv5CZuAuh08DfHA8klNSA?view_as=subscriber “RockHistoryBook” -Top 10 Rock & Pop Hit Listshttps://www.youtube.com/channel/UCDKUUfqq_iuwk63pZEUOTIQ […]

10cc’s Graham Gouldman on the Joys Of Working With Ringo

Interview Clip # 2 10cc’s Graham Gouldman on the Joys Of Working With Ringo – March 2, 2020 CHECK OUT THE VIDEO FOR THIS STORY BELOW https://youtu.be/h0A_O7SliWA 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 […]

November 15, 2019 – I’ve finally started my series on Radio people that I really admire starting with the guy who gave me my first start in Edmonton in the early ’80s Len Thuesen. We will follow this three-parter with Chuck McCoy and then Jeff Woods. Much respect for these […]

Player’s Peter Beckett Surreal Return Home To Liverpool & The Cavern Club

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Ray Williams’ Adventures With the Kinks, Sonny & Cher Before Elton John

October 30, 2019 – Ray Williams had accomplished much before discovering Elton John and introducing him to songwriting partner Bernie Taupin. As a teen, he was a huge music fan who got his start via Cathy McGowen and the “Ready Steady Go” TV variety show in England. In this clip, […]

Where Would Badfinger Be Now? Their Photographer Christian Treiber Talks.

Former Badfinger photographer Christian Treiber looks back at his time with the British band. In this clip, Treiber remembers the groups’ gigs, a certain biker gang demanding “boogie” music and where they might be today if members Pete Ham (died in 1975), Tom Evans (died in 1983), Mike Gibbins (died […]

Ringo Starr Says Get Ready For the Abbey Road 50th Anniversary Box Set

“I get a bit fed up, personally, with all those, like, Take 9 or Take 3, the odd takes that we didn’t put out, but that’s part of the box set and you have to do stuff like that. But I’ve always just listened to the record itself, what we put out in the ’60s or 1970, and it’s brighter.” Ringo Starr