Barry first found music when he borrowed his sister's record collection when he was about eight and was hooked. When Caroline started it was a new beginning, and he listened to all the stations, but Caroline was his favourite by far. Later he became a singer in a band, then started doing discos when he was 18. He joined Caroline in 1977, touring the country with the Caroline Roadshow for 10 years, having great fun. Barry helped with tender trips and worked on the Ross Revenge in '84 and '85. ...
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In the tenth episode of season two, the Duke Boys are at it again as they break down Everclear's So Much For the Afterglow. Released in 1997, the Portland based act, headed by Art Alexakis, was trying to prove that they were no one hit wonder after their previous album-- Sparkle and Fade. Briefly produced by Jim Rondinelli (Weezer's Pinkerton and Wilco's Being There) who was quickly replaced, and after having the original draft of the album deem "half baked" by the label, the band returned to the studio and crafted their most successful album to date. The rest, as we say, is history.