In The Studio Archives: Classic Rock Interview


These are the interviews from the most recent editions of the weekly national radio broadcast of In The Studio .

Ten Years After singer/guitarist Alvin Lee dead at 68-pt 1

Entertainment & Arts  6 March 2013 Last updated at 12:58 ET Alvin Lee, rock guitarist in the band Ten Years After, dies at 68 British rock guitarist Alvin Lee, a member of the band Ten Years After, has died aged 68.His family announced on his official website that he unexpectedly died on 6...
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Alvin Lee of Ten Years After dead at 68-pt3

Conclusion to my interview with Alvin Lee of Ten Years After, who passed away suddenly March 6. Our sincere condolences to his family, fellow musicians, friends, and fans worldwide.- Redbeard    ...
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David Gilmour-On an Island pt2

Part two of the three-part interview with David Gilmour in March 2006 for the premiere of his third solo album, On an Island.    ...
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David Gilmour-On an Island pt1

To celebrate David Gilmour‘s birthday, rather than do something “pink”,  several fans have suggested that we revisit Gilmour’s rare March 2006 appearance here In the Studio for the premiere of his third solo album, On an Island . Part one of three.  -Redbeard        ...
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Doobie Brothers-The Captain & Me 40th anniversary

Four of the millions of people who purchased this week’s feature album include David, an environmental geologist father of two; his wife Carol, a petroleum engineer who runs her own oil/gas exploration company; Dan, a folk artist and state park ranger; and Allen, president of a large Dallas law firm. What do they ...
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Journey-Frontiers 30th anniversary-Steve Perry, Neal Schon, John Cain

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 way to #1 sales. Journey had already established itself as a tireless touring enterprise, a...
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Journey-Infinity 35th anniversary-Gregg Rolie,Neal Schon,Steve Perry

There is a pervasive attitude among some rock writers today who attempt to summarize the remarkable transformation by the San Francisco band Journey on its 1978 fourth album, Infinity as ” veteran but commercially-struggling group hires word-class singer, which anybody would recognize; shortens song arrangements; and instantly becomes the biggest band in America”....
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Def Leppard-Pyromania 30th anniversary

It has been a wonderful personal experience to watch the sweet, kind, grounded guys in the Sheffield England band Def Leppard grow up literally in public. I had the great pleasure of meeting and interviewing several of the band members in Memphis on their first U.S. tour supporting their debut, On Through the...
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