Jim talks about the impact of "The Middle" and uses a tree metaphor to describe his songwriting philosophy.
Phil was a songwriter, producer and voice behind many Philadelphia soul classics. When disco hit, he got an interesting project: The Village People.
The lead singer and pianist for Procol Harum, Gary talks about finding the musical ideas to match the words.
The Doobies guitarist and lead singer, Tom wrote the classics "Listen To The Music," "Long Train Runnin'" and "China Grove."
Our chat with Barney Hoskyns, who covers the wild years of Woodstock - the town, not the festival - in his book Small Town Talk.
The "How Country Feels" singer talks Skynyrd and songwriting.