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In 1976, Mountain drummer Corky Laing put together a supergroup called Pompeii with Ian Hunter (Mott the Hoople), Andy Fraser (Free) and others, but the project remained unfinished until now. As Laing explained in a press release, Pompeii was created as a way to salvage his recording contract after Mountain’s disintegration and while punk was …

You only have to listen to Def Leppard’s “Rocket” to know how much frontman Joe Elliott loves glam rock. The lyrics pay homage to David Bowie, Lou Reed, T. Rex, Queen and Sweet in about six minutes. So when Rolling stone asked Elliott for a contribution to our ongoing “My List” series, he picked his …