Zombies’ Colin Blunstone on Gus Dudgeon’s Elton John Big Chance on “She’s Not There”

Interesting story about someone getting drunk in the studio while the Zombies were recording their first single “She’s Not There” and how that gave future Elton John producer Gus Dudgeon a big chance. Zombies singer Colin Blunstone also talks about how he didn’t expect the band to last long but […]

The Story Behind The Huge Hit “She’s Not There” With Zombies Colin Blunstone & Rod Argent

I had a great chat with both Rod Argent and Colin Blunstone of the Zombies about the making of their first hit “She’s Not There” from 1964. https://www.thezombiesmusic.com 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 […]

The Pretty Things Singer Phil May Dead at 75

The Pretty Things Singer Phil May Dead at 75 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 “RockHistoryCanada” – […]

10cc’s Graham Gouldman on Who Covered His Songs The Best – Interview #8

Graham Gouldman, as you will see via the diagram below, has written hundreds of songs since the sixties. This list is just a fraction of the bigger tunes. We asked Gouldman, of all the covers of his song out there, which one was his favorite? Check out the video for […]

Pete Townshend Said What? He’s, “Glad Keith Moon & John Entwistle Are Gone”

What? Pete Townshend Glad Keith Moon & John Entwistle Are Gone  November 26, 2019 – The guitarist says both members were “blankin’ difficult to play with.” The Who are set to release a new album on December 6th and Townshend talked to Rolling Stone magazine. On Moon and Entwistle the guitarist […]

How Player’s Peter Beckett Almost Joined the Ill-fated Badfinger

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

Check out the video for this story https://youtu.be/R2hWbaXqdOQ 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 YouTube Channels featuring John Beaudin Subscribe to this (RockHistoryMusic) Channelhttps://www.youtube.com/channel/UChUv5CZuAuh08DfHA8klNSA?view_as=subscriber “RockHistoryBook” -Top 10 […]

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 […]