Four punk and metal guitarists talk about the essential stomps they can’t live without.
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.
Everybody in the band weighs in on their gear, creative processes and inspiration in this far-ranging video interview.
Drummer Matt Halpern reveals his rhythmic philosophy, gear choices and the unexpected influences that helped form his technique.
Our panel of pro guitarists offers hard-won advice on pairing your electric guitar with an amp that’ll do it justice.
Our panel of music photographers offers tips to musicians on how to get the most out of photo shoots and concert coverage.
These indie artists offer tips to help you seize the opportunities and dodge the bullets of self-releasing your music.
Road veterans talk about juggling a music career on the road and a family at home. It can be done.
Our panel of kid-friendly performing and recording artists weighs in on the rewards.
These artists and and organizations bring the transformative power of music to a world in need of education and healing.
The slide guitar phenom talks about why Rolling Stone’s all-time guitarist list is bogus and reveals the iconic instruments he’d love to own.