The Guns N' Roses rhythm guitarist in the early '90s, Gilby talks about the band's implosion and the side projects it spawned.
Scott Gorham of Thin Lizzy and Black Star Riders
Writing with Phil Lynott, Scott saw their ill-fated frontman move to a darker place in his life and lyrics.
Matthew Wilder - "Break My Stride"
Wilder's hit "Break My Stride" had an unlikely inspiration: a famous record mogul who rejected it.
He wrote "She Blinded Me With Science" so he could direct a video about a home for deranged scientists.