Rock Music Interviews
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.
Watch Thom Yorke And Friends On Making Music As Atoms For Peace
January 29, 2013 – The Radiohead singer and two bandmates discuss the process of recording their new album, Amok.
Read Trixie Whitley: Songs For A Charmed — And Checkered — Life
January 27, 2013 – Whitley was born with a musical pedigree and began her career with a super-producer's endorsement.
Watch After 17 Years, Adam Ant Transforms Again
Read For Sean Lennon, Music Is Not A Solo Act
Read Big Star, Ardent Music And Defining American Power-Pop WXPN
January 16, 2013 – Listen to an interview with Big Star drummer Jody Stephens about Memphis' power-pop scene. WXPN
Watch The History Of Sun Studio WXPN
Read Out Of A Cult, Into The World: Owens' Transformation
January 12, 2013 – After Christopher Owens fled the cult he grew up in, he used his musical talent to launch a career.
Watch Scott Walker: 'I Don't Listen Again And I Move On' WXPN
January 9, 2013 – The ambitious, venerated singer and composer says he has reached the "point of no return." WXPN