Rare musician interviews by Redbeard not part of the weekly radio series .

Echoes In the Studio-pt 2

In memoriam: Echoes In the Studio, pt 2.

Procol Harum-Live w/Edmonton Symphony-Gary Brooker, Keith Reid, Matthew Fisher, Robin Trower

The eclectic British band Procol Harum has the distinction of placing two of the most unlikely songs at the top of the singles chart five years apart, yet these same these guys put the capital "A" in "Art Rock"...

John Fogerty- Blue Moon Swamp 20th Anniversary

John Fogerty talks In the Studio on the 20th anniversary of the Grammy winner Blue Moon Swamp"...

Men At Work- Business as Usual 35th Anniversary- Colin Hay

Men At Work managed to occupy the peak slot in America for 15 weeks. Thirty-five years ago the songs "Who Can It Be Now?" and "Down Under" followed the Business As Usual debut album from Men At Work to #1 sales for all three in the U.S., something never before done by a rookie band, not even the Beatles.

Cream Reunion London May 2005- Eric Clapton, the late Jack Bruce

One of the most unlikely reunions in rock history wrapped up May 6 2005 when Cream performed the final of four nights at London's Royal Albert Hall.

Jethro Tull- Thick As a Brick 2- Ian Anderson

Ian Anderson In the Studio for the 21st century sequel to Jethro Tull's "Thick As a Brick".

ZZ Top-Rio Grande Mud- Billy Gibbons, Dusty Hill, Frank Beard

Happy birthday to the Cyclone of Tone, Billy Gibbons (16th) !

Van Halen- Diver Down 35th Anniversary- Eddie & Alex Van Halen, Michael Anthony

Yet by 1982's "Diver Down" , Van Halen had become a series of contradictions , and are equaled only by Pink Floyd as the longest-running soap opera in rock ...(more)

Grand Funk Railroad-Best pt 2-Don Brewer, Mark Farner

Todd Rundgren brought some polish to Grand Funk's freight train in the studio, which also encouraged singing drummer Don Brewer to step up his game with songwriting and step up to the main vocal microphone with the #1 hit title song "We're an American Band".

Steve Perry Answers Your Questions on Journey's Induction to Rock Hall

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?