Five years after finally busting through in 1978, the band juggernaut Journey had survived the retirement of band co-founder Gregg Rolie, which had significant implications in songwriting, singing, and band cohesion. Separately at the same time, Jonathan Cain‘s future hopes had been dashed as his band The Babys split up right on the threshold of […]
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This is a legendary Hall of Fame band, Journey, with an All-American story of struggle, perserverance and flat out hard work. Their breakthrough album forty years ago, Infinity, came after three attempts failed to gain a toehold on US radio. Journey co-founders Gregg Rolie and Neal Schon, both ex-Santana members from the San Francisco Bay Area, […]
Predictably, the induction of Journey into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame tomorrow night has rekindled several obvious questions once again with loyal fans, among them: why did the much-beloved and enormously successful Eighties line-up of the Bay Area band, fronted by Steve Perry, disband?
See Journey inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame on HBO beginning April 29 at 8pm. In the deepest part of Winter, February 1983, the San Francisco-based American juggernaut Journey released Frontiers amidst intense anticipation. The rock world knew that Journey’s preceding album, 1981’s Escape, had spawned three Top Ten hits on its […]
And in band co-founder Gregg Rolie, “Journey already had a lead singer,” Steve Perry emphasizes.” I wasn’t brought in to replace anyone.”
Believed by Pete Townshend to have been destroyed by his explicit orders as recently as in his 2012 autobiography Who I Am , the forthcoming Tommy deluxe and super deluxe editions will contain The Who performing Tommy in concert at London’s Wembley Arena in July 1969. Here is “Amazing Journey” from the new release coming […]
Classic rock interviews with the late guitarist Ronnie Montrose, plus original Montrose singer/songwriter Sammy Hagar who takes a personal look back at the first Montrose album, widely cited by members of Van Halen to Def Leppard as the missing link in the evolution of hard rock. That album and the follow-up, Paper Money , have […]
As we prepare for the fortieth anniversary of the first heaping helping of Meat Loaf here In the Studio next month, Bat Out of Hell, we still want to wish the big guy a happy birthday this week ( Wed 30th ). Here is a rare colorful conversation with Meat Loaf aka Marvin Lee Aday […]
Doobie Brothers took up residence on Toulouse Street musically speaking in July 1972.
Ted Nugent does a colorful TED talk on Cat Scratch Forty!