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Judy Collins Interview: A Bird's-Eye View into Turbulent Times and Triumphant Tunes

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Judy Collins

Judy Collins has inspired audiences for years with sublime vocals, boldly vulnerable songwriting, personal life triumphs and a firm commitment to social activism. With a career spanning over six decades, she is known for her eclectic tastes in the material she records (which has included folk music, show tunes, pop music, rock and roll and standards) and for the clarity of her voice as well as her vigorous campaigning to bring about political or social change.

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April 2021

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Robin Trower Interview: Legendary Guitarist Talks "United State of Mind"

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Robin Trower

Born in Catford, London, England, Robin Trower is a guitarist and vocalist who achieved success with the English rock band Procol Harum during the years of 1967-1971 and again as the bandleader of his own power trio called the Robin Trower Band with vocalist James Dewar and drummer Reg Isidore (later replaced by Bill Lordan). Perhaps Trower’s most famous album is Bridge of Sighs (1974), which was a commercial breakthrough.

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February 2021

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Rick Springfield Interview: "Keep Music in School. Get Rid of Frigging Math Because Math Sucks"

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Rick Springfield

Rick Springfield is a Grammy Award-winning musician, songwriter, actor and bestselling author. He had a No. 1 hit with “Jessie’s Girl” in 1981, in both Australia and the United States. Four more top US hits followed: “I’ve Done Everything for You,” “Don’t Talk to Strangers,” “Affair of the Heart,” and “Love Somebody.” His two US top 10 albums are Working Class Dog (1981) and Success Hasn’t Spoiled Me Yet (1982).

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December 2020

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Lindsey Stirling Interview: Famed Violinist Talks Christmas Special and Pandemic-Induced Mental Health Struggles

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Lindsey Stirling

Lindsey Stirling is known all over the world for her unique, futuristic, violen-driven electronic music. Since the release of her 2012 self-titled debut, the Arizona-raised, Los Angeles-based artist has racked up tens of millions of followers and more than three billion total views on YouTube. The single, “Crystallize,” alone has over 238 million views to date. Her sophomore album, Shatter Me, was certified Gold after debuting at number two on the Billboard Top 200 and held the number one spot on the Classical Albums Chart for 21 consecutive weeks.

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