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

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The Cars- Candy O 40th Anniversary- the late Ric Ocasek, Greg Hawkes

By the July 4th 1979 holiday, a scant fourteen months after The Cars' debut album had surprised all but a handful of early adopters around their Boston assembly line, all eyes and ears were trained upon the quintet's next model, Candy O.  The…
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Don Henley- The End of the Innocence 30th Anniversary

The evening before my first interview with him was scheduled to occur regarding his third solo album The End of the Innocence,  Don Henley wanted to check me out. You see, Henley doesn’t suffer fools lightly, and now that I’ve lived for …
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Paul McCartney- Back in the US pt 2

Paul McCartney "Freshen Up" tour rolls across North America through mid-July. Here is part 2 interview.
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Paul McCartney- Back in the US pt 1

... from Paul McCartney to The Pope, we couldn't help but both comment on the remarkable similarities in response that millions of attendees display at those two seemingly disparate gatherings. But as McCartney pulls into Dallas/ Ft.Worth this week to close yet another stadium erected by captains of industry to worship the twin towers of competition and capitalism, who dares try to convince the pilgrims filing in, ages eight to eighty with stars in their eyes and a song ( okay, three hundred songs ) in their hearts, that this isn't a religious experience?
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The Who- Tommy pt 2- Pete Townshend

The golden anniversary of "Tommy" pt 2 with Pete Townshend In the Studio.
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The Who- Tommy 50th Anniversary- Pete Townshend pt1

Pete Townshend joins Redbeard In the Studio on "Tommy" 's 50th anniversary, part 1 of 2.
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Bad Company 45th Anniversary- Paul Rodgers, Mick Ralphs, Simon Kirke

Bad Company is one of the most successful debuts in rock history because of "Can't Get Enough","Rock Steady","Movin' On","Ready for Love", "Seagull", and the title song. Here is the real story from Paul Rodgers, Simon Kirke, and Mick Ralphs In the Studio with Redbeard.
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Chicago Transit Authority 50th Anniversary, pt1- Robert Lamm

"Chicago Transit Authority" marks the fiftieth ( ! ) anniversary of the juggernaut Chicago!!! This interview with Robert Lamm is part 1 of 2.
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Tom Petty- Full Moon Fever 30th Anniversary

So now here I sit "In the Studio" exactly thirty years later, April 20, 2019, howling at the full moon and delirious from the only fever which I never wanted to ever break. -Redbeard