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There has been lots of speculation as to what this song is about, with a popular rumor being that it is an anti-abortion statement. Frontman Jeff Lynne has said it was simply about the loss of love. (thanks, Mike - Santa Barbara, CA)
Eric Kretz of Stone Temple Pilots
The STP drummer talks about how they write their songs, and how the process is different now that Chester Bennington has replaced Scott Weiland.
When he was playing Ozzfest with Black Label Society, a kid told Zakk he was the best Ozzy guitarist - Zakk had to correct him.
Kerry Livgren of Kansas
In this talk from the '80s, the Kansas frontman talks turning to God and writing "Dust In The Wind."