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

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George Harrison-Best pt 1

Part one of my interviews with the late George Harrison, who surprised everybody by becoming the most popular maker of solo music for the first five years after the Beatles called it a career.
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Pink Floyd-Animals 40th Anniversary-Roger Waters,David Gilmour,Nick Mason

David Gilmour,Nick Mason, and Roger Waters explore the dark, ominous, yet vitally important transitional musical missing link, 1977's "Animals".
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Def Leppard's Joe Elliott Premieres New Concert DVD/2-CD

Def Leppard lead singer Joe Elliott premieres the band's new concert DVD/2-CD "And There Will be a Next Time".
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Fleetwood Mac-Rumours 40th Anniversary-Lindsey Buckingham, Stevie Nicks, Mick Fleetwood

Fleetwood Mac "Rumours" at 40!Guests are Lindsey Buckingham,Stevie Nicks,Mick Fleetwood.
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Kinks-Sleepwalker 40th Anniversary-Ray Davies

...a trifecta of revitalized rock beginning with 1977's Sleepwalker & 1978's Misfits. Ray Davies joins me...
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Allman Brothers Band Drummer Butch Trucks Passes at 69

Saddened to report the passing of ABB drummer & co-founder Butch Trucks.
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Sammy Hagar- Standing Hampton 35th Anniversary

It is the 35th anniversary of the pivotal album in Sammy Hagar's long career, "Standing Hampton"...
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David Bowie-The Rise & Fall of Ziggy Stardust...

Changed the trajectory of rock music, fashion, and gender social issues in just 38 minutes. - Redbeard
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YES- Fragile 45th Anniversary- Jon Anderson, Rick Wakeman

It is the 45th anniversary of the remarkably durable breakthrough album by progressive rockers YES which has turned out to be anything but Fragile...
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Asia, King Crimson Singer John Wetton Passes

John Wetton of Asia and King Crimson has died at 67
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Humble Pie- Rockin'the Fillmore- Peter Frampton, Jerry Shirley

...(cont) Humble Pie the full fiery amalgam was unleashed of Small Faces veteran Steve Marriot's megawatt blue-eyed soul voice , the thundering rhythm section of ex-Spooky Tooth bass player Greg Ridley and drummer Jerry Shirley, with the melodic lyrical lead guitar of a teenage Peter Frampton . Frampton and Shirley join me In The Studio for this classic rock interview.
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J Geils Band- Freeze Frame 35th Anniversary- Peter Wolf

Prior to the Fall 1981 release Freeze Frame , Boston's J Geils Band had released ten albums while touring relentlessly. Yet the hard-driving jump'n'jiving lead singer Peter Wolf admits that all they really had to show for the effort was half a million dollars in debt....(more)
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R.E.M.-Out of Time 25th Anniversary-Michael Stipe,Peter Buck,Mike Mills

Any serious list of songs of the decade has to include Simon & Garfunkel's "Bridge Over Troubled Water" for the Seventies,"Every Breath You Take" by The Police for the Eighties, and for the 1990s, R.E.M.'s "Losing My Religion" from 1991's Out of Time. Stipe, Buck, and Mills share thoughtful, at times controversial, insights
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Eagles-Hotel California 40th Anniversary-Don Henley,Joe Walsh,the late Glenn Frey

"Hotel California" by The Eagles... impressive combination of cinematic vision, songcraft, and high tech production seemed to be coming from a place in the near future to which the rest of rock would have to catch up...
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Beatles-White Album pt1-Paul McCartney,the late George Harrison

The unparalleled intensity of world-wide fame, the sudden death of Beatles manager Brian Epstein, and the complexities of adult romantic relationships had all conspired to fracture the internal unity of the Beatles so that their only double album was, in effect, the first Beatles solo albums...