Steve Porcaro speaks to Classic Rock about debut solo album

Toto co-founder Steve Porcaro recently conducted an interview with Classic Rock regarding his recently released debut solo album, Someday/Somehow. Speaking to the magazine, he remarks that the loss of his brother and Toto bass guitarist Mike Porcaro after a long battle with amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS) was a motivating factor in focusing on his own material. “That was really … Continue reading “Steve Porcaro speaks to Classic Rock about debut solo album”

Butler: “me hand sort of met his chin. I whacked him one.”

Black Sabbath bass guitarist Geezer Butler in late January last year was arrested in California, following an altercation at Corkscrew Saloon located at the Furnace Creek Ranch property in Death Valley National Park. Since then he has remained relatively tight lipped on the incident but he recently spoke to Classic Rock about it for the first time. … Continue reading “Butler: “me hand sort of met his chin. I whacked him one.””

“I couldn’t figure out whether that hit was…”

Deep Purple front man Ian Gillan has launched a scathing attack on the committee behind the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame. In an exclusive with Classic Rock, Ian Gillan shrugged off the suggestion that Deep Purple were “one hit wonders”; “To me, those people [Rock and Roll Hall of Fame Committee] are bloody arrogant and … Continue reading ““I couldn’t figure out whether that hit was…””