Robin Lane launched her career in the late 1970's fronting her band, The Chartbusters. Iconic music producer Jerry Wexler (Aretha Franklin, Allman Brothers, Led Zeppelin, Dire Straits), signed the band to Warner Brothers Records. Throughout the years Robin has released 13 albums - 5 with The Chartbusters and 8 as an solo artist. Her latest release is Dirt Road To Heaven. We talked with Robin about Jerry's work with the band, working with Neil Young and Susanna Hoffs of the Bangles, and her latest album. In our showcase segment, we keep the focus on the ladies of rock, featuring three of the best! Stevie Nicks, who has a new single out, Tedeschi-Trucks Band whose latest album is I Am The Moon and Kate Bush who updated past songs on Selections From The Other Side. Brought to you by multi-award winning program director Ray White and Classic Artists Today.
Brett Scallions was the original lead singer and guitarist for Fuel, who produced multi-platinum albums in the late 1990's and early 2000's. He was with the band for 23 years, until 2020. His latest band, Melody Brothers, are planning on releasing an album during the late Fall of 2022. Multi-award winning program director Ray White caught up with Brett before a show in June of 2014 to talk about Fuel's latest ablum, Puppet Strings, and the bands many songs featured in the movies along with meeting two of his favorite idols. Today, Fuel is led by founding member Carl Bell and their recent album is titled Anomaly. We have triple artists featured in our "showcase segment" on this episode. Billy Idol whose latest EP is The Cage, Nickleback who will be releasing Get Rollin' in November of 2022 and The Boss - Bruce Springsteen who also will be releasing an album of soul covers in November called Only The Strong Survive. Rock at its' best on Classic Artists Today!