Rock Music Interviews
Read Thao Nguyen's Musical Life Is Far From 'Common'
Read Talking 21st Century Songwriting With Kurt Vile
Read Guitar God Richard Thompson Plays 'Electric,' Acoustic WXPN
April 1, 2013 – The folk-rock legend, now 45 years into his career, plays songs from his new album, Electric. WXPN
Watch Depeche Mode: A Dark And Steady 'Machine' KCRW
Watch Stevie Nicks: 'When We Walk Into The Room, We Have To Float In Like Goddesses'
March 17, 2013 – The Fleetwood Mac singer tells Ann Powers her lessons from a life at the peak of the music industry.
Read Duane Allman: Guitar Playing That 'Gets Inside Of You'
March 16, 2013 – A new box set, compiled by Allman's daughter, chronicles the late axe-man's legendary body of work.
Watch Dave Grohl Finds Music's Human Element — In A Machine
March 8, 2013 – Grohl's new documentary explores how a piece of equipment in one L.A. studio changed music history.
Read Cloud Cult's 'Love' Channels A Life Tested By Loss
March 6, 2013 – Frontman Craig Minowa talks about processing personal tragedy on the band's new album.
Read Robyn Hitchcock: 'Rock 'N' Roll Is An Old Man's Game Now'
March 3, 2013 – At 60, the British singer and guitarist says quiet reflection is the last thing on his mind.
Read Richard Thompson: The Acoustics Behind 'Electric'
Watch Johnny Marr On Quitting School, Moving To Portland And Wearing Capes
February 23, 2013 – The new solo album by the Smiths guitarist and consummate sideman is called The Messenger.
Read Days With John And Yoko: A Writer Remembers
Read Trey Anastasio: The Truth About 'Valentine' WXPN
Read Kris Kristofferson On Writing For — And Outliving — His Idols
February 3, 2013 – The legendary songwriter is still performing at 76. His latest album is called Feeling Mortal.
Read Ron Sexsmith: At Midlife, A Songwriter Ponders Mortality
January 31, 2013 – The Canadian musician reflects on personal setbacks and the strange comfort of sad songs.