Tom Petty- Into the Great Wide Open 30th Anniversary 6-28

So here In the Studio  we are honored to share Tom Petty and the Heartbreakers' "Into the Great Wide Open" 30th anniversary the week of June 28 for the stories behind "Learning to Fly","The Dark of the Sun","All or Nothin' ","Out in the Cold", the knee knockin' "Makin' Some Noise", and "Into the Great Wide Open".

Scorpions- Crazy World 30th Anniversary- Klaus Meine, Rudolph Schenker

When I heard that Spotify had a podcast based on the premise that the CIA wrote the Scorpions 1991 international hit "Wind of Change", I literally giggled out loud. "What a hoot!" I thought. "They'll have to get the song's composer, Scorpions lead singer Klaus Meine, to tell The New Yorker   reporter about being invited to meet and dine with Soviet Premiere Mikhail Gorbachev in Summer 1990 when Scorpions played the Moscow Music and Peace Festival, which inspired Meine to write "Wind of Change"...

Toad the Wet Sprocket- Hold Her Down 5-94

Now more than ever I wonder whether this  Santa Barbara CA band with the strong songs of singer/guitarist Glen Phillips could have been twice as popular if they had taken a name other than an obscure Monty Python comedy bit. As it stands, they…