Glen Phillips of Toad the Wet Sprocket
The "All I Want" singer went through a long depression, playing some shows when he didn't want to be alive.
On Glen's résumé: hit songwriter, Facebook dominator, and member of Styx.
Julian tells the stories behind his hits "Valotte" and "Too Late for Goodbyes," and fills us in on his many non-musical pursuits. Also: what MTV meant to his career.
Julie Gold - "From A Distance"
Julie was a secretary at HBO when she thawed out her childhood piano (literally) and wrote the hit that changed her life.