Is It Still Kansas? We Asked New Keyboardist Tom Brislin

The new Kansas album,”The Absence of Presence” is one of my favourite albums of the year but with only two members (guitarist Rich Williams and drummer Phil Ehart) left from their heyday I had to ask new keyboardist Tom Brislin…Is it Still Kansas? There’s always the argument that the band […]

Why wasn’t Kim Mitchell Bigger in The U.S.? We Chatted About It With Him!

Kim Mitchell has been one of my favorite artists for years. Not just because he’s Canadian but his softer side on things like “Easy To Tame,” “All We Are,” and “Patio Lanterns” were as important to me as the classic rockers including, “RockLandWonderland,””Go for Soda,” and “Rock N Roll Duty.” […]

Don’t Fear The Reaper, Cowbells, SNL & Christopher Walken With Joe Bouchard – Blue Oyster Cult

All things cowbell!!! Here former Blue Oyster Cult bassist Joe Bouchard talks about “Don’t Fear the Reaper.” He also talks about how many different instruments they worked with before they landed on the cowbell plus, of course, we chat SNL, Will Ferrell, Christopher Walken, and how the real band did […]

Jon Anderson’s First Reaction to “Owner of a Lonely Heart”- Yes

Here is another part of our interview with the great Jon Anderson. In this one, he talks about his first reaction to hearing “Owner of a Lonely Heart.” Plus why it took so long to get his album, ‘1000 Hands” done.   HELP SUPPORT ROCK HISTORY MUSIC..CHECK OUT OUR STORE FOR […]

The Badfinger Tragedy, Joey Molland talks about Pete Ham’s Death

The sound quality of the interview could have been better so we transcribed everything Joey said. You might notice he sounds like Paul McCartney. It;”s not a stretch since Joey is also from Liverpool. Badfinger had a big start being signed to the Beatles’ Apple records but these four lads […]

Simon Phillips: Pete Townshend is “the World’s Most Complicated Man”

Simon Phillips: Pete Townshend is “the World’s Most Complicated Man” 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) Channel https://www.youtube.com/channel/UChUv5CZuAuh08DfHA8klNSA?view_as=subscriber RockHistoryBook -Top 10 Rock & Pop Hit […]

Interview: Rik Emmett On Why He Left The Band Triumph

Rik Emmett On Why He Left The Band Triumph. There are thousands of reasons why bands don’t make it. The very fact that most musicians spend way too much time together is reason enough to get on each other’s nerves. We asked Rik Emmett why he left Triumph. HELP SUPPORT […]

Iron Maiden, Deep Purple Producer Martin Birch Dead at 71

Producer Martin Birch Has died. Quite a resume, Fleetwood Mac, Deep Purple, Wishbone Ash, Rainbow, Whitesnake, Black Sabbath, Blue Öyster Cult and, Iron Maiden. 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 […]

Drummer Simon Phillips on Why He Left Toto, Do They Still Talk?

July 25, 2020 – Simon Phillips and I have trying to synchronize our schedules for a few months and we finally did it a few days ago. Here is part one of our chat. There is also an update on Joseph Williams’ (Toto Singer) new solo album on here. HELP […]

Peter Green, Fleetwood Mac Co-Founder, Dead at 73

He was a hugely influential guitarist. RIP Peter Green. When fans talk about the early magic of Fleetwood Mac Peter Green was a huge part of that. In fact the band was first named “Peter Green’s Fleetwood Mac.” As a guitarist he influenced many but his mental health issues got […]