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.

John Petrucci Interview

Interview Rewind: Dream Theater’s John Petrucci

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The brilliant guitarist dishes on drop tuning & why carrying manuscript paper is a must.

Lisa Loeb Interview

Interview Rewind: Lisa Loeb

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The singer-songwriter turned actress talks about the upside of indie & her foray into reality TV.

Video Game Soundtracks: Part 1

Video Game Soundtracks: Meet the Real Rock Stars - Part 1

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7 pro composers weigh in on what it takes to start & sustain a career creating video soundtracks.

Warren Haynes Interview Rewind

Interview Rewind: Warren Haynes

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The Govt Mule frontman talks about improvisation, band chemistry and the risks of getting pigeonholed.

Interview: Professional Keyboardists

Rockin’ the Keys: Perspectives from 2 Pros

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Professional keyboardists Andrew Lipke and Marty Marquis talk about gear & their distinctly different approaches to performing and recording.

Marc Broussard Interview

Interview Rewind: Marc Broussard

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The singer reveals how a car loan helped cement his management deal and the perils of getting upstaged by your band.

Video Game Soundtracks: Part 2

Video Game Soundtracks: Meet the Real Rock Stars - Part 2

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Our panel of 7 video game composers talk about their methods, gear and studios.

Robby Takac Interview

Interview Rewind: Robby Takac of Goo Goo Dolls

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The bassist sheds light on his career, indie label & talent-mining the bars of Buffalo.

Interview: Cover Band Success

Give Your Cover Band the Kick It Needs to Succeed

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Five cover-band vets talk about how they’ve made their career choice work.

Songwriting and Recording Success Secrets

Songwriting and Recording Success Secrets

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Our panel of singer-songwriters offers tips to write better songs & capture them brilliantly in studio demos.

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