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Old 08-14-2009, 02:48 AM
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Well, I heard that Jon & Richie co-wrote some of the tracks on Skid Row's first records but didn't get mentioned in the credits. But, just like anytime, we'll never know
I know I've heard or seen interviews where both Jon and Richie have said they wrote songs for Skid Row. We also know they were never credited on their albums. It was rumored that Jon and Richie were ghostwriting for them (and also for Gorky Park) way back when. Considering that the deal was over publishing rights which songwriters keep, I tend to believe that Jon and Richie wrote songs for Skid Row and that was their way of keeping the profits that they would have gotten if credited anyway. But that's just what I think is logical. This is one of those things we'll probably never know the real details about.
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Old 08-14-2009, 05:55 AM
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Don't know if that quote from Richie is true but, I think it's funny....
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Old 08-14-2009, 10:41 AM
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Yeah, I think Richie and Skids must have had some kind of good relations. King of Swing mentioned them in the booklet of "Stranger In This Town".
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Old 08-14-2009, 04:03 PM
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Yeah, I think Richie and Skids must have had some kind of good relations. King of Swing mentioned them in the booklet of "Stranger In This Town".
Also, Richie is mentioned in the credits for Subhuman Race. Just Richie.
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good and nice harmonics dave sabo put in there, but still BJ kicks their a...
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Old 08-20-2009, 09:58 AM
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To this day I do not believe Jon and Richie ghostwrote Skid Row's hits. I believe Snake and Bolan are perfectly capable to craft those hits.

With that said, it's really not Jon's fault. Nobody forced Skid Row to sign the contract.
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