Smashing Interviews Magazine

Compelling People — Interesting Lives

Tuesday

11

November 2014

0

COMMENTS

Joe Perry Interview: Iconic Guitarist on His Relationship with Steven Tyler and His Memoir, "Rocks: My Life in and out of Aerosmith"

Written by , Posted in Authors

Joe Perry

Massachusetts native Anthony Joseph (Joe) Perry formed a group called The Jam Band. After meeting Steven Tyler, Perry and Tom Hamilton, joined by Brad Whitford and Joey Kramer, would go on to form Aerosmith. The band had a string of hit records during the mid-1970s with albums Toys in the Attic and Rocks and hit singles “Dream On, “Same Old Song and Dance,” “Sweet Emotion” and “Walk This Way.”

Read more on Joe Perry Interview: Iconic Guitarist on His Relationship with Steven Tyler and His Memoir, “Rocks: My Life in and out of Aerosmith”…

Monday

3

November 2014

2

COMMENTS

Jeff Bridges Interview: Throughout an Iconic Acting Career, Music Remains a Powerful Force

Written by , Posted in Musicians

Jeff Bridges

Jeff Bridges is the son of showbiz parents, Lloyd and Dorothy Bridges, and he made his screen bow as a petulant infant in the arms of his real-life mother in the 1950 melodrama The Company She Keeps that also featured his older brother Beau. The younger Bridges made a more formal debut at age eight in an episode of his dad’s television series Sea Hunt.

Read more on Jeff Bridges Interview: Throughout an Iconic Acting Career, Music Remains a Powerful Force…

Monday

27

October 2014

1

COMMENTS

Anne Rice Interview: "Prince Lestat" Marks Renowned Author's Return to "The Vampire Chronicles"

Written by , Posted in Authors

Anne Rice

Anne Rice was born and raised in New Orleans, Louisiana, and the French Quarter provided the setting for the author’s first novel, Interview with the Vampire, published in 1976. The book was followed by a large number of widely popular sequels, collectively known as The Vampire Chronicles. A film adaptation was released in 1994, starring Brad Pitt and Tom Cruise. Books from The Vampire Chronicles were also the subject of two film adaptations, Interview with the Vampire: The Vampire Chronicles in 1994 and The Queen of the Damned in 2002.

Read more on Anne Rice Interview: “Prince Lestat” Marks Renowned Author’s Return to “The Vampire Chronicles”…

Monday

27

October 2014

0

COMMENTS

Laurie Metcalf Interview: "Roseanne" Star Portrays Matriarch of Sports-Crazed Family in CBS's "The McCarthys"

Written by , Posted in Actors

Laurie Metcalf

Laurie Metcalf is best known as Jackie Harris on the hit ABC sitcom Roseanne. Other television appearances include The Big Bang Theory (Mary Cooper), Desperate Housewives, King of the Hill, Dharma & Greg, Malcolm in the Middle and Frasier and films Desperately Seeking Susan, JFK, Mistress, Leaving Las Vegas, Toy Story, Toy Story 2, Toy Story 3, Scream 2, Meet the Robinsons and Georgia Rule.

Read more on Laurie Metcalf Interview: “Roseanne” Star Portrays Matriarch of Sports-Crazed Family in CBS’s “The McCarthys”…