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Gimme Five: Gary Wright, Robben Ford, Bobby Whitlock, Alan White, Joey Molland on George Harrison

Gimme Five: Gary Wright, Robben Ford, Bobby Whitlock, Alan White, Joey Molland on George Harrison

We’re celebrating the late George Harrison’s birthday by revisiting some signature moments with collaborators from his earliest days of post-Beatles music making.

Gimme Five: Alan White, Joey Molland and Tony Levin remember the Beatles’ John Lennon

Gimme Five: Alan White, Joey Molland and Tony Levin remember the Beatles’ John Lennon

Turns out, John Lennon was just as mercurially intriguing to those who shared studio time with the late Beatles star as he was to those who simply purchased the music.

‘You have no idea what went on’: Joey Molland’s emotional response to Badfinger critics

‘You have no idea what went on’: Joey Molland’s emotional response to Badfinger critics

For Joey Molland, continuing forward under the Badfinger banner has been both a blessing — all of his other classic-era bandmates are dead — and a curse. Questions about where the money goes these days linger.

Exclusive stream: Badfinger’s Joey Molland, “Walk Out in the Rain” from Return to Memphis (2013)

Exclusive stream: Badfinger’s Joey Molland, “Walk Out in the Rain” from Return to Memphis (2013)

Joey Molland returns for his first solo album since 2001′s This Way Up, and it’s unlike anything from the guitarist’s seminal power pop work with Badfinger. Check out the album’s opening cut here!

New Music Monday: Alex Chilton, Marc Cary, Dire Straits, Randy Brecker, Badfinger, William Shatner

New Music Monday: Alex Chilton, Marc Cary, Dire Straits, Randy Brecker, Badfinger, William Shatner

An intimate moment with Alex Chilton provides incredible new musical insights into his off-beat genius, while Marc Cary takes his keyboard into a series of new intriguing directions.

Gimme Five: Tony Kaye remembers Yes, Badger and Badfinger

Gimme Five: Tony Kaye remembers Yes, Badger and Badfinger

Tony Kaye joins us to talk about key moments from his time in Yes, Badger and Badfinger — including “Yours Is No Disgrace,” “Hold On” and “Starship Trooper,” among others.

Forgotten series: An Apple A Day: More Pop-Psych Sounds From The Apple Era (2006)

Forgotten series: An Apple A Day: More Pop-Psych Sounds From The Apple Era (2006)

There must’ve been an avalanche of artists back in 1967 when Apple first opened for business looking for new talent, as shown during this second edition of rare acetates from RPM.

On Second Thought: Badfinger – The Best of Badfinger (1995)

Just as the Beatles were breaking up, along comes Badfinger, attacking radio stations everywhere with a song bearing an uncannily resemblance to a prime piece of power pop of the Fab Four variety.

One Track Mind: Todd Rundgren, "Love My Way" (2011)

Is there another mainstream performer who could go — who, you know, would go — from making a bashy Yardbirds-do-Robert Johnson blues album over to this aridly propulsive synth-pop?

Something Else! Interview: Joey Molland, of Badfinger

For Joey Molland, the last surviving member of the classic lineup of Badfinger, every day is a gift. “I have me health, and my voice is holding up,” Molland, 64, told us in a recent interview. “I keep practicing on my guitar, so I can get better one day.