"Come On Eileen" was a colossal '80s hit, but the band - far more appreciated in their native UK than stateside - released just three albums before their split. Now, Dexys is back.
The renown Texas songwriter has been at it for 40 years, with tales to tell about The Flatlanders and The Clash - that's Joe's Tex-Mex on "Should I Stay or Should I Go?"
When Judd Apatow needed under-appreciated rockers for his Knocked Up sequel, he immediately thought of Parker, who just happened to be getting his band The Rumour back together.
The country sweetheart opines about the demands of touring and talks about writing songs with her famous father.
He wrote "She Blinded Me With Science" so he could direct a video about a home for deranged scientists.
The men of Sparks on their album Hippopotamus, and how Morrissey handled it when they suggested he lighten up.