Kristian talks songwriting technique, like how the chorus should redefine the story, and how to write a song backwards.
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.
Known in America for the hit "If You Leave," OMD is a huge influence on modern electronic music.
From the cowbell on "Mississippi Queen" to recording with The Who when they got the wrong Felix, stories from one of rock's master craftsmen.
Harry is Derek Smalls in Spinal Tap, Mark Shubb in The Folksmen, and Mr. Burns on The Simpsons.
A band so baffling, even their names were contrived. Check your score in the Ramones version of Fact or Fiction.