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Randi’s Rock Report: Robert Plant Explains “Black Dog” as We Celebrate his Birthday Today!

Happy Birthday Robert Plant! So as you know, the title “Black Dog” has nothing whatsoever to do with the song’s lyrics. Led Zeppelin recorded parts of their fourth album at Headley Grange, a Victorian house in East Hampshire, England. Robert Plant explains that it was the experience of working there, not anything to do with the song’s lyrics, that led ... Read More »

Randi’s Rock Report: Ronnie Wood Reflects on Optimism & New ROLLING STONES Music…

Ronnie Wood says he’s doing his best to be optimistic during the pandemic, but admits he’s getting anxious to get back on the road, which is what The Rolling Stones were supposed to be doing this summer. Ronnie Wood on life during the pandemic. [Courtesy of Sky News] “We are sort of happily carrying on day by day chores and ... Read More »

Randi’s Rock Report: Roger Daltrey Reflects on Who Are You?

The Who’s “Who Are You” album was released 42 years ago today and Roger Daltrey recalls the two sides of recording both the album and single “Who Are You,.”  Who singer Roger Daltrey on “Who Are You” and its namesake album. “It was fun to make. We had terrible trouble with Keith [Moon]. It was in his last days and ... Read More »

Randi’s Rock Report: Jon Bon Jovi Discusses Life on the Other Side of the Pandemic…

Jon Bon Jovi is all too familiar with the coronavirus. His son Jake had a mild case, and two of his Bon Jovi bandmates, including keyboardist David Bryan had more serious cases. But Jon is optimistic that we will come out of this for the better. Jon Bon Jovi on life on the other side of the pandemic. “This is ... Read More »

Randi’s Rock Report: Robby Krieger Discusses Ideas for a NEW Doors Movie…

When director Oliver Stone made his movie on The Doors in 1991, it wasn’t warmly embraced by the band’s surviving members Robby Krieger, Ray Manzarek and John Densmore. But, with the success of Queen‘s Bohemian Rhapsody and Elton John‘s Rocketman. Krieger is working on developing his own theatrical release on his former band. Robby Krieger on the ideas he has ... Read More »

Randi’s Rock Report: Led Zep’s “Ten Years Gone” Hear Black Crowes Guitarist Rich Robinson Reflect on Working with Jimmy Page…

Although Led Zeppelin never released “Ten Years Gone” as a radio track, it was one of the featured cuts on Jimmy Page and The Black Crowes’ 1999 Live at the Greek album. Black Crowes guitarist Rich Robinson credits drummer Steve Gorman with helping to get it into their repertoire for that tour. Black Crowes guitarist Rich Robinson on playing Led Zeppelin’s “Ten Years Gone” ... Read More »