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About Classic Rock Songs Revealed

Dan Reagan is a 5 time Emmy award winning sports television director. In his 40 years in sports television, he directed games for the NY Mets, Yankees, Islanders, Atlanta Braves, NBA on TNT, College Football, Basketball, & MLB for ESPN, as well college sports for CBS, NHL on NBC, and Baltimore Ravens preseason football.

His passion for Classic Rock ‘N’ Roll music and the songwriting process dates back to his teenager years and this two volume set are the first two books he has written.

He has two adult sons Kevin & Sean and lives in Atlanta, GA with his wife Gina.

Catherine LaCroix

Catherine LaCroix is an award-winning author of two in-print novels and over a dozen e-books. Over the past ten years, she’s written for a multitude of blogs and online news publications. Cat graduated with her Associates in Journalism from GCC in 2014, then her Bachelors in eMarketing from Ashford University in 2019. When not writing, publishing, or reading, she’s spending time with her rabbits and snakes, immersing herself in RPGs, and practicing art.

In this two volume set, Billy Joel, Don Henley, Glenn Frey, Jackson Browne, Tom Johnston, James Pankow, Gordon Lightfoot and more than 45 other songwriters and producers share what went into the writing and recording of over 270 classic rock & folk songs from the 60’s, 70’s, and 80’s.

Volume 1 Volume 2
Billy Joel Eagles
Chicago Steely Dan
Lovin’ Spoonful The Doobie Brothers
The Guess Who & Bachman-Turner Overdrive Loggins & Messina
Tom Dowd Jackson Browne
Boston Foreigner
Styx The Doors
Gordon Lightfoot Orleans
Grand Funk Railroad John Lodge of The Moody Blues
Christine McVie Supertramp
Jim Croce The Rascals
Al Stewart J.D. Souther
The Zombies Procol Harum/Jethro Tull/Blue Oyster Cult