The Real Story of 10cc’s “I’m Not In Love” from Graham Gouldman

Interview Clip #6 The Real Story of 10cc’s “I’m Not In Love” from Graham Gouldman For more details on 10cc https://10cc.world CHECK OUT THE VIDEO HERE https://youtu.be/uZesy0sIhIs 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 […]

Holly Knight On Breaking Through The Rock Boys Club & #MeToo Moments?

Interview Clip # 10 With Holly Knight March 27, 2020 – It’s been a real-world of Rock and Roll for Holly Knight. As one of the top writers in the music industry, she worked with many women including Pat Benatar, Bonnie Tyler, Shawn Colvin, Lita Ford, Ann and Nancy Wilson […]

Holly Knight On Writing Hooks On Scandal’s “The Warrior”

Interview Clip # 9 With Holly Knight March 20, 2020 – Patty Smyth and Warrior released “The Warrior” in 1984 was a #7 hit in the U.S. Billboard chart. Written by Nick Gilder of “Hot Child in the City” and “Roxy Roller” fame and Holly Knight. Anyway, I thought the […]

The True Story Of the Heart Hit “Never” with Co writer Holly Knight

Interview Clip # 8 With Holly Knight March 13, 2020 – Holly Knight has written tunes for so many great artists, multiples for Tina Turner, Pat Benatar, Scandal with Patt Smyth, Kiss, and Heart including one of their biggest hits the #4 Billboard hit “Never” from 1985. CHECK OUT THE […]

Holly Knight On Writing With Lou Gramm on “Just Between You and Me”

Interview Clip #6 With Holly Knight February 28, 2020 – Lou Gramm sang on 17 Foreigner Top 40 tunes including their Top 5’s like “Feels Like the First Time”, “Hot Blooded”, “Double Vision”, “Urgent”, “Waiting For a Girl Like You”, “I Want to Know What Love Is”, and “I Don’t […]

10cc’s Graham Gouldman: Dreadlock Holiday: The Real Story Behind The Hit

February 28, 2020 – There is always that one song that gets stuck on one’s ear. To me, that was 10cc’s “Dreadlock Holiday” from 1978 and the “Bloody Tourists” album. Graham Gouldman was always one of my favorite members of 10cc. Not sure why I always gravitated to his songs […]

Ray Williams Talks Elton’s “Amoreena”, Producer Gus Dudgeon & Marc Bolan

February 26, 2020 – In the early seventies, Elton John and his songwriting partner Bernie Taupin had a back-story idea for their new song “Amoreena.” The now-classic tune from Elton’s third studio album, “Tumbleweed Connection.” CHECK OUT THE VIDEO FOR THIS STORY BELOW https://youtu.be/ghz9GqEIu8U That idea? Why not name Ray’s […]

Holly Knight’s Interesting Writing Session With Rod Stewart on “Love Touch”

Interview Clip #5 With Holly Knight February 21, 2020 – Holly Knight contributed to Rod Stewart’s “Every Beat of My Heart” album which was released in May 1986. It had 2 UK hits with the title tune and the Holly Knight co-write “Love Touch” which was the album’s only hit […]

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, […]

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 […]