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.
Tony Hiller, the man behind Brotherhood of Man, is one of the most prolific and successful songwriters in the UK. He tells the stories of their three #1 hits, including the one that one the Eurovision Song Contest.
Did they really trade their guitarist to The Doobie Brothers? Are they named after something naughty? And what's up with the band name?
Starting in Virginia City, Nevada and rippling out to the Haight-Ashbury, LSD reshaped popular music.
An original member of Depeche Mode, Vince went on to form Erasure and Yaz.
The Sevendust frontman talks about the group's songwriting process, and how trips to the Murder Bar helped forge their latest album.