Power Station – Tony Thompson project turns into national tour! 1985 INTERVIEW

  By Bob Andelman August 16, 1985 John Taylor and Andy Taylor may be better known and prettier, but Tony Thompson generates the power in the Power Station. The drummer – formerly with Chic – discussed one of the most anticipated and unexpected rock tours of this summer in an interview just two days after... Continue Reading →

Canada’s MuchMusic video channel recalled! VIDEO INTERVIEW

Today's Guest: Christopher Ward, Canada’s first MuchMusic VJ, author, Is This Live? Inside the Wild Early Years of MuchMusic: The Nation's Music Station     Watch this exclusive Mr. Media interview with CHRISTOPHER WARD by clicking on the video player above!  Mr. Media is recorded live before a studio audience of Alannah Myles and Bryan... Continue Reading →

RIP Stevie Ray Vaughan: Talking with tour manager about fateful night! VIDEO INTERVIEW

Today's Guest: Mark Proct, former tour manager, Stevie Ray Vaughan & Double Trouble, Fabulous Thunderbirds, author, Home Today, Gone Tomorrow: Snapshots from 40 Years on the Road – Austin and Back     Watch this exclusive Mr. Media interview with Mark Proct by clicking on the video player above!  Mr. Media is recorded live before... Continue Reading →

Original MTV VJ Alan Hunter interview from 1983!

Today, August 1, 2011, is the 30th anniversary of the day MTV unleashed "Video Killed the Radio Star" by The Buggles on an unsuspecting world for the first time. Neither music nor television has been the same since. I remembered an interview I did 28 years ago with original MTV VJ Alan Hunter on July... Continue Reading →

How David Bowie became David Bowie! PODCAST INTERVIEW

Today's Guest: Marc Spitz, author, Bowie: A Biography.   (EDITOR'S NOTE -- Late tonight, February 4, 2017, we learned that Marc Spitz, biographer of David Bowie, and contributing writer over the years to Rolling Stone, Spin, and The New York Times, died suddenly. It's shocking that Bowie and Spitz passed within the same year, each taking their... Continue Reading →

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