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Simon Kirke (Bad Company, Free)Simon tells the origin stories behind the Bad Company band name, "All Right Now," "Shooting Star," and the one they recorded at a campfire. Sonny LandrethThe blues guitarist and songwriter talks about his collaborations with John Hiatt, Jimmy Buffett and Johnny Winter. Paula ColePaula breaks down "Where Have All The Cowboys Gone?" and talks about the double-edged sword of success after her star turns at the Grammy Awards and Lilith Fair. Peter Noone of Herman's HermitsThe British Invasion star on his hit "I'm Henry The VIII, I Am," and how he became the first to record Bowie's "Oh You Pretty Things." Justin Sane of Anti-FlagThe singer-guitarist on the group's songwriting process and the story behind "Brandenburg Gate." Aaron TippinThe blue collar country singer recalls a career that started over 25 years ago with the hit "You've Got To Stand For Something." Sam RobertsThe Canadian rocker talks about songs from the Sam Roberts Band album TerraForm, and explains his fire fascination. The Cure Founder Lol TolhurstThe Cure co-founder talks about his time in the band, including the beer-can mountain they built while recording an album. David LanzA top piano composer, Lanz explains how the likes of Yanni, Kenny G and Enya became wildly popular. Tom JonesAfter 50 years in the business, the "It's Not Unusual" singer is living his songs. The WhigsThe rockers from Athens, Georgia discuss their songs and influences.