The Doobie Brothers

1970-1982, 1988-
Tom JohnstonVocals, guitar1970-1977, 1988-
John HartmanDrums1970-1979, 1988-
Patrick SimmonsGuitar, vocals1970-
Dave ShogrenBass1970-1971
Tiran PorterBass1971-
Michael HossackDrums1971-1973, 1988-
Keith KnudsenDrums1973-1982
Jeff "Skunk" BaxterGuitar1974-1979
Michael McDonaldVocals, keyboards1975-1982
John McFeeGuitar1979-1982
Chet McCrackenDrums1979-1982
Cornelius BumpusSax, keyboards1979-1982
Bobby LaKindPercussion1988-

John Doe of XSongwriter Interviews

With his X-wife Exene, John fronts the band X and writes their songs.

The Punk Photography of Chris SteinSong Writing

Chris Stein of Blondie shares photos and stories from his book about the New York City punk scene.

Hawksley WorkmanSongwriter Interviews

One of Canada's most popular and eclectic performers, Hawksley tells stories about his oldest songs, his plentiful side projects, and the ways that he keeps his songwriting fresh.

Christopher CrossSongwriter Interviews

The man who created Yacht Rock with "Sailing" wrote one of his biggest hits while on acid.

Church LyricsMusic Quiz

Here is the church, here is the steeple - see if you can identify these lyrics that reference church.

Penny Ford of Snap!Songwriter Interviews

The original voice of Snap!, this story is filled with angry drag queens, video impersonators and Chaka Khan.