When he joined Guns N' Roses in 1990, Matt helped them craft an orchestral sound; his mezzo fortes and pianissimos are all over "November Rain."
The lead singer and pianist for Procol Harum, Gary talks about finding the musical ideas to match the words.
The outlaw country icon talks about the spiritual element of his songwriting and his Bob Dylan mention.
Petula talks about her hits "Downtown" and "Don't Sleep In The Subway," and explains her Michael Jackson connection.
Kristian talks songwriting technique, like how the chorus should redefine the story, and how to write a song backwards.
Ron Nevison explains in very clear terms the Quadrophenia concept and how Heart staged their resurgence after being dropped by their record company.