Welcome to the Music Blog of Bandmembers.org. At our music blog you will find the excellent writings of Matt McKay along with interesting topics containing for instance stories about real life encounters with the members of many great bands. Here you will also find blog posts from live shows, record releases and many other topics evolving around music.
Meeting Jimmy Page by Matt Mckay
While playing guitar for the popular Boston group “The Rick Berlin Band” in the late 1980’s, we enjoyed a surprise visit from Led Zeppelin’s Jimmy Page one evening... Read More
Aerosmith’s Joe Perry: The Joe Perry Project by Matt Mckay
An often overlooked blip in Aerosmith’s 40-year reign occurred in 1979, with the departure of the band’s guitarist Joe Perry. Joe formed the Joe Perry Project, and... Read more
Whatever Happened to Extreme? by Matt McKay
Formed in 1985 by singer Gary Cherone and drummer Paul Geary, Extreme recorded their self-titled album on A&M records in 1989. Along with guitar hero Nuno Bettencourt and bassist Pat Badger... Read more