Celebrity Tipping Point: Alex Lifeson was at a cross roads with his bandmates in 1976. Mercury records was about to pull the cord on them after the unsuccessful “Caress of Steel” concept album with its dark and complex lyrics and hard progressive experimental rock sound. Record execs wanted them to simply repeat their previous […]
Fieger’s hit song in 1979 called “Sharona” was a track about one of Fieger’s real-life girlfriends.
In one of Doug Fieger’s last interviews in January, the singer seemed to be at peace when he spoke to the Detroit News:
“Everybody knows they’re going sooner or later. I don’t know any better than anyone else when I’m going. I’ve had 10 great lives. And I expect to have some more. I don’t feel cheated in any way, shape or form.”