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Johnny Colla’s ‘VOICES ONLY!!!’ CD Now Available!

Johnny Colla’s ‘VOICES ONLY!!!’ CD is now available at www.johnnycolla.com !!!! The CD is the last of his ‘Voices’ trilogy, spotlighting the backing vocals from his ‘I Hear Voices!’ release. “Over the years, I’ve had so many requests from both fans and musicians as to how I put my BVs together, so I finally released a sort-of ‘how-to’ that might help explain it all.” Johnny went on to say that the collection also includes some ”dribs and drabs” that weren’t audible on the first two ‘Voices’ releases, “…purely for entertainment purposes! This final release lets my amazingly talented backing vocalists do all the talking…uh, SINGING!”

Huey Discusses Phil Lynott in this American Songwriter Interview

For several years before he co-founded Huey Lewis and the News, Lewis co-fronted the San Francisco-adjacent rock band Clover, which formed in 1967 and brought him aboard as co-lead vocalist in 1972. He appeared on their last two studio albums, Unavailable and Love on the Wire, both released in 1977 and produced in the UK by future studio legend Robert John “Mutt” Lange. Clover moved to England in 1976 and toured with the likes of Lynyrd Skynyrd, Graham Parker and the Rumour, and Thin Lizzy. It is while opening for Thin Lizzy that its frontman, the late Phil Lynott, became a mentor to Lewis. Read Full Article

Watch Huey on Sherri!

Huey Lewis talks to Sherri about how his iconic performance on “We Are the World” was because Prince was a no-show! Plus – he discusses his new Broadway musical “Heart of Rock & Roll” and his special friendship with Michael J. Fox.