Wilder's hit "Break My Stride" had an unlikely inspiration: a famous record mogul who rejected it.
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.
The lead singer and pianist for Procol Harum, Gary talks about finding the musical ideas to match the words.
Songs where something goes horribly wrong (literally or metaphorically), and help is needed right away.
The Def Leppard frontman talks about their "lamentable" hit he never thought of as a single, and why he's juiced by his Mott The Hoople cover band.
Richie talks about producing the first two Kiss albums, recording "Brother Louie," and the newfound appreciation of his rock band, Dust.