He questions the idea of originality anymore, but his music makes the case.
Something Else! Interviews
“I had every freedom in the world,” Lake tells us, “and yet …”
Don Felder on the Eagles’ struggles to complete The Long Run: ‘We kept trying to raise the bar higher’
Feeling pressure from all sides, the Eagles simply cracked.
The gold-selling album also marked the debut of a future prog legend.
After a hand injury, Frank “Poncho” Sampedro suggested Lofgren take over.
‘We couldn’t make fun of our music': The Blues Brothers overcame big questions with Briefcase Full of Blues
That tough backing group showed how seriously they took things.
Haunting and compelling, his music is perhaps best suited for night time.
We look back on a career that started and continues with CTA.
‘It’s travelogue music': Steve Hackett on his solo song ‘Nomads’ from Genesis’ forthcoming R-Kive box
Hand-picked solo tracks give the latest Genesis box set a new twist.
‘This is something I could really get into': Steve Cropper on the often-forgotten influence of bluesman Jimmy Reed
One key element kept him from following in Reed’s footsteps, though.