Classic Rock Interviews

I was digging around in my hard drive today and found a bunch of interviews from the 1990s, when I was on the air in Washington, DC. Back then, I didn’t have a way to post the audio on this site, so our interns sat down and transcribed them for me. They remain...

Steve Cropper

Harris: The 20th annual Bartenders Ball takes place this Saturday night at the Convention Center. This is traditionally the biggest bash of the year. The highlight of this year’s Bartender Ball is an appearance by the original Blues Brothers band, and joining us...

John Pinette

Harris: We welcome to our guest microphone now, comedian John Pinette, who had quite a VIP day today — you had lunch at the Capitol? Pinette: Yes, I did. Harris: As a guest of a major politician. Should we name this major politician? Pinette: You know, it...

Will Durst

Harris: Comedian Will Durst is joining us now live from Oakland where he is interrupting a production meeting for his PBS show, Livelyhood. It ran here in Washington at the end of December and he is working on another one for a couple of months from now, but I wanted...

Bob Newhart

Harris: We have comedians on this show all the time. Dozens of them, hundreds of them, have appeared on our show over the years. Very few, however, could have the title Comedy Legend added to their introduction. This man certainly deserves that. Ladies and gentlemen,...

Gregg Allman

Harris: Gregg Allman is on the line now from Lafayette, Louisiana. He’s coming to our town this Saturday to play at the Ballroom and he’s got a new album out called Searching for Simplicity, and I’m happy to have him. Hi, Gregg! Allman: Hi! How ya...