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‘Just a bit more organic’: After Journey tour, Neal Schon plans another solo project

‘Just a bit more organic’: After Journey tour, Neal Schon plans another solo project

Schon has released as many albums in the last two years as he did in all of the 2000s.

‘It will take some doing for me to better that’: John Wetton remembers Battle Lines

Originally issued 20 years ago, this album found John Wetton beginning anew as a solo artist.

Something Else! Interview: Free jazz titan Peter Brotzmann

Something Else! Interview: Free jazz titan Peter Brotzmann

One of the most influential players in the free jazz scene, Brotzmann remains a force.

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.