Bryan Ferry On "All Mixed Up"

Roxy Music was as influential as just about any band that came out of the UK in the 1970's. From their songs, to their stage presence, to their album cover art, they were groundbreaking. Founding member and frontman Bryan Ferry called into WDHA to speak with Jim Monaghan on "All Mixed Up" about the band's…

John Oates On "All Mixed Up"

As part of the legendary duo Hall & Oates, John Oates has crafted some of the best-known rock & soul (to steal a title from a Hall & Oates album) music. Inducted into both the Songwriters Hall of Fame and the Rock & Roll Hall of Fame, he has also crafted a solo career that…

Emmylou Harris On "All Mixed Up"

Over the course of her career, Emmylou Harris has crossed musical boundaries from rock to country to bluegrass and back again. Her soaring voice first came to the attention of many via her work with the legendary Gram Parsons before branching out as a solo artist. Emmylou is passionate about animals (sound familiar, WDHA listeners?)…

Rusty Young On All Mixed Up

Rusty Young has been the backbone of Poco, one of country-rock's seminal bands for nearly 50 years. His signature pedal steel sound, derived from trying to make the instrument sound like a Hammond B3 organ, is unmistakable. He is about to release his first-ever solo album and he called into "All Mixed Up" to talk…

Charles Berry Jr On "All Mixed Up"

Since we're basically all Chuck Berry's kids still out there either playing or listening to his licks, what better way to celebrate Father's Day than a chat with one of Chuck's children, Charles Berry Jr? The latest Chuck Berry album, Chuck, has just been released and Charles joined Jim Monaghan on "All Mixed Up" to…

Jim Messina On "All Mixed Up"

Jim Messina's career as a producer, songwriter and performer includes his work with Buffalo Springfield, Poco, Loggins and Messina, and his solo career. He is appearing at the Shea Center For the Performing Arts on the campus of William Paterson University this Saturday night. Jim Monaghan spoke to Jim on "All Mixed Up" about songwriting,…

Robbie Robertson On "All Mixed Up"

Look up the phrase "music legend" and Robbie Robertson's name immediately pops up. His recent autobiography Testimony covers his career from its earliest days, through his days with Bob Dylan, up to the Thanksgiving 1976 farewell concert by the Band documented in Martin Scorcese's "The Last Waltz." Robbie called into WDHA to chat with Jim…

Cyndi Lauper On "All Mixed Up"

Jim Monaghan was among the first DJ's to play Cyndi Lauper's music...going all the way back to her days in a band called Blue Angel. Her latest CD Detour takes Cyndi into country music with the likes of Emmylou Harris, Willie Nelson, Vince Gill and Alison Krauss. Cyndi & Jim talk about Cyndi's latest record,…

Getting Nitty Gritty With Jeff Hanna On "All Mixed Up"

The Nitty Gritty Dirt Band are simply an American musical institution. Starting out as a jug band in Southern California in the mid-1960's one of their earliest members was a very young Jackson Browne. ┬áConsidered by some to be among the founders of country rock, paving the way for the likes of Poco and the…

John Sebastian On "All Mixed Up"

Best-known for his days as the leader of the Lovin' Spoonful for whom he wrote a string of hits in the 1960's, John Sebastian continues to make great music. He comes to the Shea Center for the Performing Arts on the campus of William Paterson University this Saturday night. John called into "All Mixed Up"…