Artist Interviews

From heavy-metal bangers to country twangers to EDM mix wizards, The Hub gets up close and personal with musicians from every significant genre. We ask probing questions about their gear, their inspiration, their strategies in carving out a distinctive sound and style. We skip the fluff in seeking their perspectives about what it takes to launch and sustain a life in music. You’ll find interviews with major recording and performing artists and bands as well as profiles of new, emerging acts. Count on The Hub’s exclusive Artist Interviews for the inspiration and gear intelligence you need to make your own musical aspirations a reality.

Grace Potter Interview

Grace Potter: On a Quest for Sonic Greatness

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We talk to this musical force of nature about the long road to success and what it takes to stay on it.

Ray Kurzweil Interview

Ray Kurzweil: The Future Is Closer Than You Think

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We chat with the futurist and synth pioneer about music’s future and the roles computers will play

Scott Ian of Anthrax: 34 Years of Thrash

Scott Ian of Anthrax: 34 Years of Thrash

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The founding Anthrax axman and avatar of thrash metal looks back on a career of plaster-shattering landmarks

Vince and Jenny Gill Interview

Vince & Jenny Gill: We Talk to a Country Gentleman and His Talented Daughter

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The Gills open their home, hearts and studio to the Musician’s Friend crew

L'Renee Interview

R&B Vocalist & Background Singer L’Renee: Awesome Chops Meet Unquenchable Desire

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Bubbling with energy and equipped with a breathtaking vocal instrument, this young Detroit diva is carving out a career that promises big things.

How to Save on Studio Recording Costs

How to Save on Studio Recording Costs while Getting the Sound You Want

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Big budget or small—expert advice to help you get the most out of your recording studio time—and your music.

Hot Hybrids: When Rock & Classical Collide

Hot Hybrids: When Rock & Classical Collide

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Seven artists talk about how they draw on classical and symphonic sounds to create their thoroughly contemporary compositions.

For These Grammy Nominees, What’s Old Is New Again

For These Grammy Nominees, What’s Old Is New Again

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Four artists talk about drawing on musical legacies and being recognized by their peers.

What Producers Do and Why You May Need One

What Producers Do and Why You May Need One

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Our panel of audio producers and mastering engineers explain how they work and weigh in on what they can do to help bring your musical vision to life.

Lessons Learned: Successful Musicians Offer Insights on their Craft

Lessons Learned: Successful Musicians Offer Insights on their Craft

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Still wondering where your musical adventure can take you? We asked a range of professional musicians to discuss their evolution, the creative process after a big hit, and for lessons they learned along the way that might inspire future musicians. Here’s what they told us.

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