Chicago

1967-
Terry KathGuitar, vocals1967-1978
Peter CeteraVocals, bass1967-1984
Robert LammKeyboards, vocals
Walter ParazaiderHorns
Danny SeraphineDrums1967-1989
James PankowTrombone
Lee LoughnaneTrumpet
Laudir De OliveiraPercussion1974-1981
Donnie DacusGuitar1978-1980
Bill ChamplinKeyboards, vocals1981-2009
Jason SheffVocals, bass1984-2016
DeWayne BaileyGuitar1988-1995
Tris ImbodenDrums1989-
Keith HowlandGuitar1995-
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Gentle GiantSongwriter Interviews

If counterpoint and polyrhythms are your thing, you might love these guys. Even by Progressive Rock standards, they were one of the most intricate bands of the '70s. Then their lead singer gave us Bon Jovi.

Kristian Bush of SugarlandSongwriter Interviews

Kristian talks songwriting technique, like how the chorus should redefine the story, and how to write a song backwards.

Janis IanSongwriter Interviews

One of the first successful female singer-songwriters, Janis had her first hit in 1967 at age 15.

KissFact or Fiction

Kiss is the subject of many outlandish rumors - some of which happen to be true. See if you can spot the fakes.

Matthew Wilder - "Break My Stride"They're Playing My Song

Wilder's hit "Break My Stride" had an unlikely inspiration: a famous record mogul who rejected it.

The 10 Bands Most Like Spinal TapSong Writing

Based on criteria like girlfriend tension, stage mishaps and drummer turnover, these are the 10 bands most like Spinal Tap.