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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.

‘What a soul for New Orleans': Allen Toussaint talks Dr. John ahead of Saturday tribute concert

‘What a soul for New Orleans': Allen Toussaint talks Dr. John ahead of Saturday tribute concert

Dr. John’s flamboyant life and hoodoo-tinged music will be celebrated during a special concert event to be held on Saturday, May 3, 2014, in New Orleans as part of the Jazz and Heritage Festival.

‘We’ll have to see': Busy Neal Schon unsure when Journey will return to the studio

‘We’ll have to see': Busy Neal Schon unsure when Journey will return to the studio

Some of that trepidation is no doubt related to the response to Journey’s 2011 release ‘Eclipse,’ which debuted at No. 13 in the U.S. but then quickly faded.