https://www.inthestudio.net/wp-content/uploads/2022/11/CREAM-Wheels-square-R-641084-1580014087-4733.jpg 594 599 In The Studio with Redbeard https://www.inthestudio.net/wp-content/uploads/2017/01/ITS-COLOR-white-studio.png In The Studio with Redbeard2022-11-01 03:30:222023-06-08 14:19:01Cream- Wheels of Fire @55- Eric Clapton, the late Jack Bruce
Cream's breakthrough album "Disraeli Gears" only nine months earlier tee'd up the English/Scottish trio's June 1968 third release, "Wheels of Fire", for some impressive numbers. It went almost immediately to #3 sales in the UK and a bonafide #1 in the US, becoming the first double album to sell over a million copies. Eric Clapton & the late Jack Bruce are my guests.
https://www.inthestudio.net/wp-content/uploads/2011/10/indexLynyrdSkynyrd.jpg 225 225 In The Studio with Redbeard https://www.inthestudio.net/wp-content/uploads/2017/01/ITS-COLOR-white-studio.png In The Studio with Redbeard2021-09-07 01:00:292023-09-10 17:41:09Lynyrd Skynyrd- One More From the Road- the late Gary Rossington
In September 1976, Lynyrd Skynyrd and Atlanta's venerable Fox Theater each needed a minor miracle. Performing over three hundred shows on 1975's notorious "Torture Tour" had original Lynyrd Skynyrd members dropping like flies. Three things were evident: America's hyped bicentennial was entering the history books even as the wrecking ball was heading for the Fox Theater; a live "best of" discounted price double album by Peter Frampton earlier that year was re-writing the record books; and Lynyrd Skynyrd was selling more concert tickets than copies of their diminished ranks studio album "Gimme Back My Bullets". The band needed a stop-gap recording that could capture their lightning in a bottle live show, and the Fox Theater needed a lightning rod which could make saving it a cause celebre. Original co-founder the late guitarist Gary Rossington joined me here In the Studio for the tale behind "One More from the Road".