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Party On, Dude: Rock Package Tours

Report and Interview by Bob Ruggiero, Houston Press, 24 May 2001

GET READY, Houston, 'cuz here they come – rolling into town in waves all summer long. No, not the Bayou City's infamous mosquito swarms, but ...

Journey's Jonathan Cain: Still Believin' in Music and Other Higher Powers

Interview by Bob Ruggiero, Houston Press, 1 May 2018

YOU COULD practically hear the piercing screams of millions of HBO viewers across the land on the night of June 10, 2007 as they were ...

Journey As A Way Of Life

Report and Interview by Dave DiMartino, Creem, September 1981


Journey: Escape **

Review by Deborah Frost, Rolling Stone, 29 October 1981

'WHO'S CRYING Now', the hit single off Journey's hit LP, isn't super hip, super deep or even real, real hooky. But it does sound good. ...

Journey: Hold The (Balls On The) Line

Report and Interview by Geoff Barton, Sounds, 24 March 1979


Aynsley Dunbar: Let There Be Drums!

Interview by Howie Klein, BAM, 16 February 1979

SAN FRANCISCO – Within the world of rock and roll there are certain performers whose distinctive virtuosity transcend their individual works recorded with a particular ...

Hard Pop, Suburban Rock

Report by J.D. Considine, Musician, October 1981

Band like REO, Styx and Journey have taken the details of the rock sound and made the medium the whole message, capitalizing on the rock ...

Gregg Rolie's Musical Journey

Interview by Joe Matera, Mixdown, March 2002

WHILE HE MIGHT not be a household name on his own, Gregg Rolie is responsible for co-founding two phenomenally popular, multi-platinum many times over super ...

Journey: Departure (Columbia Records 36339)

Review by Joel Selvin, San Francisco Chronicle, 9 March 1980

THIS IS the third in a series of albums that began with the platinum Infinity and continued with Evolution. ...

Journey: No Longer an Uphill Road

Interview by John Swenson, Rolling Stone, 1 June 1978

NEW YORK — Journey's recent performance at New York's Palladium theater was the kind of show careers are built on. Led by Neal Schon's searing, lightning-fast ...

Journey: Departure (Columbia)

Review by John Swenson, Rolling Stone, 12 June 1980

DEPARTURE OFFERS ample proof that the Seventies hard-rock genre so many people have been trying to bury for the last few years just doesn't want ...

Why is Journey's 'Don't Stop Believin'' Back in the Charts?

Comment by Jude Rogers, The Guardian, 5 November 2009

The 17th bestselling track in the country is the power ballad 'Don't Stop Believin'' from 1981. How did Journey get so popular? ...

More Than a Feeling: The 20 Greatest AOR Tracks of All Time!

Guide by Matthew Hamilton, Rock's Backpages, July 2009

Author's Note: I have found that most discussions of AOR get easily sidetracked unless it's made clear which definition of the AOR acronym we're using. ...

Truth About Evolution: Journey's Road

Interview by Michael Goldberg, Crawdaddy!, April 1979

LOS ANGELES — No one ever said touring was easy. Missed planes, sleepless nights, stolen equipment, cheap motels and mediocre food are all part of ...

Take the Money and Run

Report by Michael Goldberg, Rolling Stone, 7 July 1983

Rock & roll gets in bed with corporate America ...

San Francisco Rocks Again

Report by Michael Goldberg, Rolling Stone, 13 October 1983

Sixteen years after the Summer of Love, the bands that made the Fillmore famous are as mainstream as Tony Bennett. Meanwhile, a new generation of ...

Emerson, Lake & Palmer, Journey: Cow Palace, Daly City CA

Live Review by Philip Elwood, The San Francisco Examiner, 5 August 1977

Smoke, props and balanced sound ...

Hot Tuna, Journey: Civic Auditorium, Santa Monica

Live Review by Richard Cromelin, Los Angeles Times, 28 October 1974

Folk-Blues Program Offered by Hot Tuna ...

Journey: Do You Sincerely Want To Be Liked?

Report and Interview by Sandy Robertson, Sounds, 4 August 1979

...JOURNEY do, and they flew SANDY ROBERTSON to LA just so he'd have a chance to like them close-up. And he did ...

Journey's trend: Why this band don't stop believin'

Comment by Simon Warner, Rock's Backpages, 16 December 2009

IN THE CLOSING moments of Glee, the newest US smash to creep on to our TV screens, an ensemble of high school singers and musicians ...

How 'Don't Stop Believin'' Became Such a Monster Hit

Report by Steven R Rosen, American Songwriter, November 2010

POP STARS OF disparate ages and musical styles, when forced to share a stage, can be as awkward together as "strangers waiting up and down ...

Journey to the Centre of the AORth

Report and Interview by Sylvie Simmons, Kerrang!, October 1981

by Sylvie Simmons in San Francisco ...

Journey's Long Road: From Santana to Space Rock

Interview by Tom Vickers, Rolling Stone, 15 January 1976

SAN FRANCISCO — A few years after acid rock dried up in the Bay Area, the talk turned to the music of the Mission district ...

see also Santana


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