INTERVIEW: Does Bill Champlin Feel Free From Chicago?

INTERVIEW – We asked Bill Champlin if He Feels Free of Chicago? He was in the band almost 30 years. PRE-ORDER BILL CHAMPLIN & WUNDERGROUND “BLEEDING SECRETS” AT WWW.BILLCHAMPLIN.COM CHECK OUT A SAMPLE OF THESE NEW BILL CHAMPLIN ‘WUNDERGROUND’ TUNES https://soundcloud.com/tamarachamplinband/the-only-way-down-bill-champlins-wunderground https://soundcloud.com/tamarachamplinband/imaginary-friend-bill-champlin-wunderground John Beaudin has been in major market radio […]

Nick Mason Forms Supergroup to Play Early Pink Floyd Music

The group is called Nick Mason’s “Saucerful of Secrets” after their second album. It was the transition album that would feature both Syd Barrett and his replacement David Gilmour from 1968. The new band which consists of Gary Kemp of Spandau Ballet, Lee Harris of the Blockheads, bassist Guy Pratt, […]

Don Felder Adds Ex Chicago Lead Singer To His Touring Band

John Beaudin has been in major market radio (Edmonton, Vancouver & Calgary) for 35 years and a music journalist since 1989. He graduated from Broadcasting school as a news man so he would have the skills to write about the artists that inspired him since he bought his first album, […]

INTERVIEW – Mark Farner On The Drama Behind Grand Funk’s “Bad Time”

This is part one of a 12 part series on Grand Funk/Grand Funk Railway featuring our exclusive interviews with drummer and singer Don Brewer and former lead singer and guitarist Mark Farner. Three rockers from Flint, Michigan who would with at least 6 gold and as many Platinum albums..some went […]

Huey Lewis And The News Cancel Tour After Singer Suffers Hearing Loss

The 67-year-old singer has been hit hard with Meniere’s disease, an inner ear condition. He says he feels “horrible” about the cancellations. The band had to cancel all remaining tour dates this year. Lewis posted the following statement on Twitter, saying: “Two and a half months ago, just before a […]

Yes With Jon Anderson Announces Their Own 50th Anniversary Tour & New Music

YES Featuring Jon Anderson, Trevor Rabin, Rick Wakeman are set for lots of tour dates and some CD, Vinyl and DVD releases. Their tour is called “QUINTESSENTIAL YES: THE 50th ANNIVERSARY TOUR” The 100 Show World Tour starts on June 3rd 2018 in Warsaw, Poland with shows in Scandinavia, Germany, […]

Ian Anderson On Jethro Tull’s Joy of Curiosity & Flute Friend James Galway

The band Jethro Tull has always been filled with a bunch of adventurous chaps. At the center of that was their leader Ian Anderson who is the only original member of left from the group. I asked Anderson about that sense of adventure and did he have it because, in […]

Robert Lamm Says Chicago Could Go On Without Original Members

Lamm talked to Billboard magazine to promote VI Decades Live (This Is What We Do) their new four CDs and a DVD that highlights material from 1964-2014. The set features their famous 1970 Isle of Wight Festival show. Lamm says a lot of the material was thought to be inferior […]

Yes Announce Big U.S. 50th Anniversary Tour

The tour is called “#YES50: Celebrating 50 Years of Yes”…there are over 30 dates in the U.S. Guitarist Steve Howe, who has been in the band since their third LP, “The Yes Album” said “Much has changed since I joined Yes in 1970, but the core elements of the band […]

Instead Of New Heart Album Ann Wilson Will Cover Eagles & Tom Petty on New CD

There is still silence in the Heart Camp but Ann Wilson is feeling inspired. The singer is planning a new covers album called “Songs for the Living, Vol. 1” Ann said via a statement, “It’s a project very dear to me, a collection of songs by artists who have departed […]