Episode Detail: REO Speedwagon - Behind the Music
REO Speedwagon's drive to the top of the record charts is chronicled via interviews with the band's members, including singer Kevin Cronin and former lead guitarist Gary Richrath. Founded in the late 1960s, REO logged countless miles on the rock circuit before finding success with “Keep On Loving You” in 1980. A string of radio-friendly hits (“Take It on the Run,” “Can't Fight This Feeling”) followed. Also detailed: how Richrath's inability to curb his partying lifestyle led to his dismissal from the band.