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 […]

Writing With Bernie Taupin Was Different Says Holly Knight

Holly Knight on Writing With Bernie Taupin and How He’s Different Interview Clip # 16 With Holly Knight May 8, 2020 – Holly Knight has had a lot of songwriting partners, Mike Chapman is one of the better known but she has a chance to do some work with Elton […]

The Story Behind The Hit “Obsession” By Animotion from Holly Knight

The Story Behind The Hit “Obsession” By Animotion from Holly Knight Interview Clip # 15 With Holly Knight May 1, 2020 – Annimotion’s 1984 hit “Obsession” reached #6 on the charts. They had three Top 40 hits and that was their biggest. CHECK OUT THE VIDEO FOR THIS STORY BELOW […]

Graham Gouldman Explains the 10cc Tune “Art for Art’s Sake” – Fan Questions

April 27, 2020 – The song “Art for Art’s Sake” was the first single from the 10cc album “How Dare You!” from 1976. That album reached #1 in New Zealand, and #5 in Sweden and the U.K. The actual tune reached #5 on the U.K. charts and #4 in Ireland. […]

Will Holly Knight Work With Pat Benatar Again? The One New Artist That She Loves – Lena Hall

Will Holly Knight Work With Pat Benatar Again? The One New Artist That She Love – Lena Hall Interview Clip # 14 With Holly Knight CHECK OUT THE VIDEO FOR THIS STORY BELOW https://youtu.be/s-vc0yD4vLs April 24, 2020 – Holly Knight has co-written a handful of tunes for Pat Benatar most […]

Does 10cc’s Graham Gouldman Still Talks to Eric Stewart? Fan Questions – Fan Questions

In the beginning, 10cc was a four-piece band featuring Eric Stewart, Lol Creme, Kevin Godley and our special guest Graham Gouldman. In the mid-seventies, Godley and Creme left to form their own unit. Our YouTube fans asked that since Stewart is no longer in the band(he left in the mid-90s) […]

Holly Knight Shares The Secret Sauce In Writing Hit Songs

Interview Clip # 13 With Holly Knight April 17, 2020 – Ask some artistic individuals how they do what they do and you might be surprised by the answer. Well, some just won’t tell you – it’s a secret. Others just don’t know. “I don’t know I just do it.” […]

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 […]

Holly Knight – “There’s a Lot of Disrespect for Songwriters Right Now”

Interview Clip # 12 With Holly Knight April 10, 2020 – There’s a lot of big artists who didn’t write their own hits. Elvis being the biggest example. We have Chuck Negron formerly of Three Dog Night on this channel a year ago and they didn’t write their own hits. […]