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Huey Lewis & the News
Huey Lewis & the News - Huey Lewis & the News were wildly popular in the mid-'80s. They opened the 1985 Grammy Awards, contributed to the movie Back To The Future, and Lewis sang on "We Are The World." Their albums Sports and Fore! charted 11 Top-10 hits in the US. find out more..
30 Seconds to Mars
30 Seconds to Mars - Originally an actor known for his performances in films such as Requiem for a Dream, Fight Club and American Psycho, Jared Leto was raised in a musical household with older brother Shannon. The boys were encouraged from an early age to pursue various forms of art, from music to photography. After a brief stint studying painting in Philadelphia, Jared transferred to New York to pursue film-making. In 1992, Jared moved to Los Angeles and Shannon followed. After several years pursuing acting and jamming in between, the brothers and Matt Wachter formed the band Thirty Seconds to Mars. find out more..
Bon Jovi
Bon Jovi - The band have had four US #1 albums: Slippery When Wet in 1986, New Jersey in 1988, Lost Highway in 2007 and The Circle in 2009. find out more..
Skip Ewing ("Love, Me," "The Gospel According To Luke")
The writer of a staggering 11 #1 Country hits, Skip Ewing is a great communicator. Learn how he worked "Twinkle Twinkle Little Star" into a hit, and how horses and songwriting go together.
Mat KearneyMat Kearney
A revealing talk about songwriting with the "Nothing Left to Lose" singer.
Keith Morris of Black Flag and OFF!Keith Morris of Black Flag and OFF!
The former Black Flag and Circle Jerks frontman on what it's like singing Hardcore at 56 with his band OFF!
MatisyahuMatisyahu
"King Without a Crown" took him from a studio in Philly to a Yeshiva in the Catskills. This is a story about how music can take us beyond image.