10cc’s Graham Gouldman On Working With Toto’s Steve Lukather

Interview Clip #3 10cc’s Graham Gouldman On Working With Toto’s Steve Lukather Check out https://10cc.world CHECK OUT THE VIDEO FOR THIS STORY BELOW https://youtu.be/hDM-fg2eIIY 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 OUR […]

Interview – Noel McCalla, The Voice Behind Mike Rutherford’s “Smallcreeps Day”

March 5, 2020 – Noel McCalla has been one, my favorite singers, for years. It started in 1980 on that first listen to Mike Rutherford’s first solo album, “Smallcreeps Day.” The Genesis guitarist was branching out at around the same time fellow bandmates Phil Collins and Tony Banks were doing […]

Ray Williams Looks Back At Elton’s “Friends” & Paul Buckmaster

March 4, 2020 – That little symphonic soundtrack album from March of 1971 with the bright pink cover still stands up today. The project showcased Elton’s synchronistic vibe with conductor Paul Buckmaster who we lost on November 7, 2017. Ray Williams looks back at Elton’s involvement in the film of […]

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 […]

10cc’s Graham Gouldman on Great Praise for Ron Sexsmith

Interview Clip #4 10cc’s Graham Gouldman Great Praise for Ron Sexsmith #RonSexsmith #10cc #GrahamGouldman 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 OUR NEW INSTAGRAM ACCOUNT https://www.instagram.com/rockhistorymusic/ We have 4 active YouTube Channels featuring […]

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 […]

When Ray Williams Met the Guy Who Played Him In Rocketman – Charlie Rowe

Many Elton John fans were very happy to see the details of the singers meeting with lyricist Bernie Taupin in the movie Rocketman. The man behind that historic meeting is Ray Williams who is portrayed by actor Charlie Rowe. In our exclusive interview with Williams, he shared some details on […]

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” […]

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 […]