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Across the Great Divide: The Band, “Forbidden Fruit” from Northern Lights-Southern Cross (1975)

Across the Great Divide: The Band, “Forbidden Fruit” from Northern Lights-Southern Cross (1975)

Robbie Robertson joins us to talk about an often-overlooked late-period classic.

Justin Hayward and Patrick Moraz on the Moody Blues’ influential ‘Gemini Dream': ‘We had to really rethink some things’

Justin Hayward and Patrick Moraz on the Moody Blues’ influential ‘Gemini Dream': ‘We had to really rethink some things’

This marked a turning point for legacy proggers trying to make their way into the uncertain 1980s.

Something Else! Interview: Mal Robinson of the Morning Dew

Morning Dew’s chops were tight and dynamic, and their songs bristled with melody and substance.

‘A great platform for lead guitar': The Yardbirds’ tradition of gunslingers from Surrey continues

‘A great platform for lead guitar': The Yardbirds’ tradition of gunslingers from Surrey continues

Ben King shares more than a spot in the guitar chair with Beck, Clapton and Page.

‘Guitar-based music wasn’t that popular': Even in the 1980s, Hall and Oates stayed true to their roots

‘Guitar-based music wasn’t that popular': Even in the 1980s, Hall and Oates stayed true to their roots

Think their music was all about synthesizers and MTV sheen? Think again.

Something Else! Interview: Andy Babiuk on the newly formed Empty Hearts

Something Else! Interview: Andy Babiuk on the newly formed Empty Hearts

“I really don’t like it,” Andy Babiuk says, “when people call us a supergroup.”

‘It was a perfect storm': Trevor Rabin and Jon Anderson on Yes’ most overlooked album

‘It was a perfect storm': Trevor Rabin and Jon Anderson on Yes’ most overlooked album

Issued decades ago now, ‘Talk’ remains widely dismissed – when it’s not being ignored all together.

Something Else! Interview: Glenn Hughes of California Breed, Deep Purple + Black Sabbath

Something Else! Interview: Glenn Hughes of California Breed, Deep Purple + Black Sabbath

Glenn Hughes, in conversation, is as expansive as his own strikingly multi-faceted career.

‘Really magical, very powerful': King Crimson to release Starless: Live In Europe

‘Really magical, very powerful': King Crimson to release Starless: Live In Europe

As a multi-disc October set of live recordings from the early 1970s is announced, John Wetton remembers those heady times with King Crimson.

‘The price of success was very high': Remembering Steve Hackett and Steve Howe’s ill-fated GTR supergroup

‘The price of success was very high': Remembering Steve Hackett and Steve Howe’s ill-fated GTR supergroup

GTR featured two of prog rock’s most recognizable guitarists. What could go wrong, right? Well, almost everything.