The Jayhawks' song "Big Star" has special meaning to Gary, who explains how longevity and inspiration have trumped adulation.
One of the first successful female singer-songwriters, Janis had her first hit in 1967 at age 15.
Armed with a childhood spent devouring books, Mike Scott's heart was stolen by the punk rock scene of 1977. Not surprisingly, he would go on to become the most literate of rockers.
Faith No More's bassist, Billy Gould, chats to us about his two new experimental projects, The Talking Book and House of Hayduk, and also shares some stories from the FNM days.
How a country weeper and a blues number made "rolling stone" the most popular phrase in rock.
The stories behind "Shine," "December," "The World I Know" and other Collective Soul hits.