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Bachman-Turner Overdrive

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Bachman Turner Overdrive

Profile and Interview by Colin Irwin, Melody Maker, February 1974

AMERICANS tend to pronounce the word "boogie" with one "u" and a couple of "g's". It comes out sounding "buggie" and it's heard a lot ...

Randy Bachman: Guess Who's Back Pages

Interview by Jim Esposito, Zoo World, 14 February 1974

UNDERSTANDABLY, Bachman-Turner Overdrive is the first band ever to challenge the Guess Who's sovereign supremacy on their own Canadian turf, because, more than any other ...

Bachman Turner Overdrive: BTO II (Mercury)

Review by John Swenson, Zoo World, 28 February 1974

BACHMAN TURNER Overdrive emerged as one of the best new groups of 1973, and their debut album was the best work to come out of ...

Bachman-Turner Overdrive: 'Let It Ride' In Overdrive

Interview by David Rensin, Rolling Stone, 23 May 1974

"WE PLAY all over the States and almost every radio station we run into has 'Let It Ride' being spun next to the Guess Who's ...

Bachman Turner Overdrive: The Band That Laughs Last…

Report and Interview by Jim Esposito, Zoo World, 24 October 1974

THE BACHMAN-Turner Overdrive had just arrived backstage at the San Antonio Municipal Auditorium when the door to their dressing room burst open and seven extremely ...

Bachman-Turner Overdrive, Bob Seger, David Barretto: NFE Ballroom, New York NY

Live Review by Dave Marsh, Newsday, 9 December 1974

Let it rock ...

Bachman Turner Overdrive, Bob Seger, David Barretto: NFE Theater, New York NY

Live Review by Wayne Robins, The Village Voice, 15 December 1974

BTO at NFE, OK for the USA ...

Bachman Turner Overdrive: Rules For The Road: The Family That Plays Together Stays In Together

Interview by Jaan Uhelszki, Creem, March 1975

If it was easy as fishin'You could be a musicianAnd could make sounds/ loud and mellowGet a second hand guitarChances are you'll go farIf you ...

Bachman-Turner Overdrive - And this isn't all they do

Profile and Interview by Charles Shaar Murray, New Musical Express, 17 May 1975

"WHEN I'M TRYING to do a solo, I'll try and play what Jeff Beck would play, or I'll try and play what Eric Clapton would ...

Overdrive Man: Randy Bachman

Interview by Steven Rosen, Guitar Player, July 1975

HAD RANDY BACHMAN (pronounced back-man) never even picked up a guitar, his talents as a songwriter and producer would have been enough to implant his ...

The business of being Bachman-Turner Overdrive

Interview by Toby Goldstein, Sounds, 10 April 1976

Toby Goldstein finds there's nothing original with Randy Bachman ...

Randy Bachman Is Forever Takin' Care of Business

Report and Interview by Bob Ruggiero, Houston Press, 8 October 2014

IN HIS CAREER as a co-vocalist/guitarist/songwriter for not one but two pretty successful classic-rock bands, the Guess Who and Bachman-Turner Overdrive, Randy Bachman has sold ...

Randy Bachman and Burton Cummings: United Once Again

Report and Interview by Nicholas Jennings, FYIMusicNews, 5 July 2019

THEY ARE ONE of rock's most on-again/off-again partnerships, a pair of icons whose relationship was once described as the longest running soap opera in Canadian ...

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