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Desmond Child on "Dude looks like a lady"
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Clutch
Clutch - Since 2008's Full Fathom Five release, all of Clutch's albums have been issued via the group's own label, Weathermaker Music. find out more..
Gym Class Heroes
Gym Class Heroes - Drummer, Matt McGinley has released two albums with his side project, a band called Kill the Frontman. find out more..
Eddie Vedder
Eddie Vedder - Actor/Director Sean Penn hand picked Eddie Vedder to write the soundtrack for his 2007 movie Into The Wild. Penn starred in Dead Man Walking and I Am Sam, two movies which previously featured Vedder's songs. After watching a rough version of Into The Wild, Vedder wrote songs for three days straight. The first single from the soundtrack was a cover of the Indio song "Hard Sun." find out more..
Jason Roy of Building 429Jason Roy of Building 429
Frontman for one of the hottest bands in Christian music, Jason talks about their hits "Glory Defined" and "Listen to the Sound."
Dave Wakeling of The English Beat
A founding member of The English Beat and General Public, Dave helped lead the Ska revival. You'll never listen to "Save It For Later" the same way after reading this.
Pat Alger ("The Thunder Rolls", "Unanswered Prayers")Pat Alger ("The Thunder Rolls", "Unanswered Prayers")
When Garth Brooks was just a kid from Oklahoma trying to write some songs, he teamed up with Pat Alger and learned the craft.
Jim McCarty of The YardbirdsJim McCarty of The Yardbirds
The Yardbirds drummer explains how they created their sound and talks about working with their famous guitarists.