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 […]

“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 […]

Robbie Dupree Address’ Comparison between the Doobie Brothers “What A Fool Believes” & His “Steal Away”

December 6, 2019 – I really enjoyed my interview with Robbie Dupree. Love his music especially the first two albums from the early ’80s and hits like, “Steal Away” and “Hot Rod Hearts.” His new stuff is also great. Robbie is a wonderful storyteller. Here is part one of a […]

After All The Sports Cars, Player’s Peter Beckett Surprising Fav Vehicle

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

CHECK OUT THE VIDEO FOR THIS STORYhttps://youtu.be/MOfIEqYuzZk 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 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 & […]