Henry Gross Talks Judgements in Music and The Love For Sad Songs Like “Shannon”

Henry Gross Talks Judgements in Music and The Love For Sad Songs Like “Shannon” (Interview Clip #5) I was a radio Program Director for a station called The Breeze and then California 103. What I loved about programming was doing research and I remember a report on Joan Jett’s version […]

Pete Agnew (Interview) On Nazareth’s Need To Reinvent Their Covers

CLICK ON THE VIDEO https://youtu.be/d2B4aSBmb8s Nazareth’s Pete Agnew On Love For joni Mitchell & “This Flight Tonight” (#4) Nazareth wrote most of their own songs there were a lot of retooled covers like Leon Russell’s “Alcatraz” and “Vigilante Man” by Woody Guthrie from 1973’s “Razamanaz.” They did Randy Newman’s “Guilty” […]

Def Leppard, Stevie Nicks, Todd Rundgren Nominated For Rock Hall Of Fame

Def Leppard, Stevie Nicks, Todd Rundgren Nominated For Rock Hall Of Fame The class of 2019 nominations have been announced and the list also includes Janet Jackson, Rage Against the Machine, Radiohead, Devo, John Prine, Roxy Music and Todd Rundgren. Kraftwerk, LL Cool J, the MC5, the Cure, Rufus & […]

Elliott Murphy – Why He Left America Behind For a Life In Paris – INTERVIEW #6

There certainly are no guarantees in music. It’s a tough business. The smart artists are the one who adapt to their situation. Elliott Murphy found a new life for himself in France after sales started drying up in his own country of the USA. CHECK OUT THE VIDEO BELOW INTERVIEW […]

Elliott Murphy Discovered a Kindred Spirit In Bruce Springsteen – INTERVIEW #5

The music business is filled with fair weather friends. Sure, you can say someone is your pal but it doesn’t mean it’s true. Singer/songwriter Elliott Murphy goes way back with two other east-coasters Billy Joel and Bruce Springsteen and finds great value in their friendship. On this clip Murphy talks […]

Jim Messina Talks About How Loggins & Messina Ended – Interview #7

7 – INTERVIEW – Jim Messina: How Loggins & Messina Ended Jim Messina is meticulous. It shows in this video series. His attention to detail is like nothing i’ve experienced in the last few years. He has an amazing memory and sure can tell a good story. Here we talk […]

Elliott Murphy: “Billy Joel Is The Best Musician I Ever Met” – INTERVIEW #4

When one has a chance to witness something good it’s easy to remember. Singer/Songwriter has had his share of success and met and worked with some heavy hitters like Bruce Springsteen, Lou Reed and Phil Collins but he says Billy Joel was the best musician he’s ever met. #4 – […]

Elliott Murphy Reflects On Lou Reed, Phil Collins and Tinnitus – INTERVIEW #3

#3 INTERVIEW – Elliott Murphy Had a Different Lou Reed Experience In his 2017 book “Lou Reed – a Life” author Anthony DeCurtis called Lou Reed “Witty, vicious, contradictory and brilliant.” He was certainly plugged into something wonderful but had an incredibly dark side. Singer/songwriter Elliott Murphy tells us about […]

April Wine Co Founder Remembers Worst Moment Ever On Stage: Jim Henman Interview

Every person in every job has that story to share that they would rather not talk about. Interestingly these little tales are too juicy not to get around. Former April Wine founder Jim Henman told us an interesting ditty on blacking out on stage in Eastern Canada. INTERVIEW #3 April […]