Cain talks about the divine inspirations for "Don't Stop Believin'" and "Faithfully."
The Doobies guitarist and lead singer, Tom wrote the classics "Listen To The Music," "Long Train Runnin'" and "China Grove."
Tom talks about the evolution of Cinderella's songs through their first three albums, and how he writes as a solo artist.
Ron Nevison explains in very clear terms the Quadrophenia concept and how Heart staged their resurgence after being dropped by their record company.
Known in America for the hit "If You Leave," OMD is a huge influence on modern electronic music.
The lead singer and pianist for Procol Harum, Gary talks about finding the musical ideas to match the words.
The Grateful Dead considered "whipping that chain" and "lugging propane," but settled on "high on cocaine" for "Casey Jones."
"(Sittin' On) The Dock Of The Bay," released a month after Otis Redding died, was the first song to hit #1 in America after the artist died.
Richard Marx' debut single "Don't Mean Nothing" features Joe Walsh on guitar.
"Veronica" was inspired by Elvis Costello's grandmother, who suffered from Alzheimer's disease.
"Babylon," in David Gray's song, refers to London, which was once known as the "modern-day Babylon."
Frank Sinatra was 64 when he had his last hit: "New York, New York." The song pegged him to New York City, leaving Las Vegas to Elvis.