Mike Ragogna: Conversations With Electric Light Orchestra's Jeff Lynne, The Monkees' Micky Dolenz and The Rippingtons' Russ Freeman
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A Conversation With Jeff Lynne
Mike Ragogna: Hiya, Jeff, how are you?
Jeff Lynne: Oh, not too bad, and how are you?
MR: I'm pretty good, pretty good. Hey, it looks like you've got a couple of projects, your solo album Long Wave, and also The Very Best Of Electric Light Orchestra.
MR: Where do you find the time in the day?
JL: Well, don't forget, that's all I had to do. I spent three years six days a week doing those two albums plus another eight songs for my new album, original songs.
MR: Let's first get into Long Wave. Long Wave is a bit of a tribute to your musical history. Things you loved?
JL: Yeah, things I loved, that I've loved since I was a tiny lad.
MR: Your track list includes older classics, such as "Bewitched, Bothered and Bewildered," "Smile," and "Love is a Many-Splendored Thing." But there are also tracks such as "Let it Rock" and "She."
JL: What can I say? I've got a very diversified taste. Part of it was, obviou...
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