"Veronica" was inspired by Elvis Costello's grandmother, who suffered from Alzheimer's disease.
Kenny Rogers starred in five "Gambler" TV movies based on his famous song.
Whitesnake's "Here I Go Again" is a very inspiring song, but it's really about heartbreak: David Coverdale wrote it when his first marriage was falling apart.
Lou Reed's 11-minute "Street Hassle" features a spoken part by Bruce Springsteen.
Elvis Costello says "Everyday I Write The Book" is a knockoff of Nick Lowe's "When I Write the Book."
The "Don't Stop Believin'" lyric was inspired by Sunset Boulevard, making it perfect for the Rock of Ages musical.
Tyler talks about his true love: songwriting. How he identifies the beauty in a melody and turns sorrow into art.
Charlotte was established in the LA punk scene when a freaky girl named Belinda approached her wearing a garbage bag.
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.
Lori's songs have been recorded by Faith Hill and Sara Evans. She's performed on the CMAs and on Oprah. She also has five kids.
A top session musician, Carol played on hundreds of hits by The Beach Boys, The Monkees, Frank Sinatra and many others.
Did Marvin try out with the Detroit Lions? Did he fake crazy to get out of military service? And what about the cross-dressing?
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