Go beyond the Wall of Voodoo with this cinematic songwriter.
A song he wrote and recorded from "sheer spiritual inspiration," Allen's didn't think "Southern Nights" had hit potential until Glen Campbell took it to #1 two years later.
Howard explains his positive songwriting method and how uplifting songs can carry a deeper message.
Jon Fratelli talks about the band's third album, and the five-year break leading up to it.
Did Al play on a Beach Boys record? Did he have beef with George Lucas and Coolio? See if you can spot weird but true stories.
Did they really trade their guitarist to The Doobie Brothers? Are they named after something naughty? And what's up with the band name?