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Todd Rundgren on his influences, progressive rock & the Philly sound

Todd Rundgren has been a restless innovator over the years. Here he is talking about two sides of his personality: soul singer and experimental rocker. Think they’re at odds? Think again! Gene: I wanted to talk a little bit about … Continue reading

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Quick iPhone doodle of Daryl Hall

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Interview with Otis Williams–One of the original Temptations!

Otis Williams is the only founding member left in The Temptations. As such, he spiritually anchors the hit R&B group. Continue reading

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Excerpt from my interview with Todd Rundgren

From his albums, listeners might guess that Rundgren is many things: a wizard, a true star, a runt, a hermit… But the artist would advise against it. While he does pluck songs from personal experiences, the restless innovator warns that … Continue reading

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Interview with Michael Bacon and Kevin Bacon – The Bacon Brothers

Michael Bacon fought to make a life of music for himself. He’s been a Nashville songwriter, a major label solo artist and a rocker. He’s even been in a jug band. When times got tough, he refused to give up. He finally … Continue reading

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