The Story Behind “Long Cool Woman in a Black Dress” from Hollies Drummer Bobby Elliott

In this one Hollies Drummer, Bobby Elliott talks about a few of their early hits and their 1972 hit “Long Cool Woman in a Black Dress.” Check out the Billy Elliott book at the Hollies site https://www.theholliesofficial.com HELP SUPPORT ROCK HISTORY MUSIC..CHECK OUT OUR STORE FOR T-SHIRTS, MUGS ETC OUR […]

“It’s All About the Name” Steve Porcaro On Toto’s End – Fan Questions

Steve Porcaro is right that Luke could just call the band “Steve Lukather’s Toto” but there are so many sides to Lukather. He’s easily one of my favorite musicians of all time so he may venture off with several projects in the next few years but, who knows, the world […]

Christopher Cross Didn’t Want Michael Omartian as Producer Until He Found This Out

Famous Producer Michael Omartian (Peter Cetera, Rod Stewart, Vince Gill, Shania Twain, Boz Scaggs, Donna Summer, Richard Marx, Michael McDonald, etc) was just switching over from session guy to producer when he noticed the talent of Christopher Cross. The singer had been sending in demos for a few years but […]

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 […]

Creating Donna Summer’s Hit “Bad Girls” with her Husband Bruce Sudano: Interview

We did this interview with the great Bruce Sudano​ quite a few months ago and thanks to my son Chase we are finally pretty caught up with editing interviews. In this clip Bruce talks about how he met his wife (the late great) Donna Summer. He also goes into the […]

What Was Missing On “Still the One” by Orleans? Interview John Hall, Jerry Marotta

This video was especially fun. It features both John Hall and Jerry Marotta talking about the big Orleans Hit (#5 on Billboard) “Still the One. HELP SUPPORT ROCK HISTORY MUSIC..CHECK OUT OUR STORE FOR T-SHIRTS, MUGS ETC OUR NEW INSTAGRAM ACCOUNT https://www.instagram.com/rockhistorymusic/ We have 4 active YouTube Channels featuring John Beaudin […]

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 […]

Liberty DeVitto Talks Billy Joel’s “The Stranger,” “52nd Street,” “Glass Houses” & Phil Ramone

This was such an enjoyable interview. Liberty Devitto​ is the real deal. There is a link in the description to pick up his great new book. 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 […]