Artist Interviews - Page 2

Jamie Kent and band performing at Hotel Cafe in Los Angeles, CA

A Conversation with Jamie Kent

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The rising Nashville singer-songwriter delves into touring with his Bose stage gear, crafting a show, and the time he caught Huey Lewis’s ear.

Mendenhall Experiment

Brandon Mendenhall - Rocking Out With Cerebral Palsy

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The Mendenhall Experiment’s guitarist Brandon Mendenhall was born with cerebral palsy and has overcome several obstacles to live his dream.

Misha with his Jackson Pro Juggernaut HT7FM. Photo Credit: Eric Fairchild

Misha Mansoor Dissects His Jackson Juggernaut HT7FM 7-String

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Misha Mansoor of Periphery proudly discusses the ins and outs of his signature Jackson Pro Series Juggernaut HT7FM 7-String Electric Guitar

Gil Sharone Interview

Wellspring of Swing: A Conversation with Gil Sharone

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The clinician & session player talks about his first kit & the drumming paragons who informed his grooves.

Larry Carlton Interview

Larry “Mr. 335” Carlton—The Consummate Guitarist

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The masterful session and touring ace looks back on a stellar and furiously productive career.

Bassist Bakithi Kumalo

A Conversation with Bassist Bakithi Kumalo

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Paul Simon’s groove keeper for three decades talks gear, paying dues in Soweto & practicing on a cardboard bass.

John Petrucci with his signature Ernie Ball Music Man Monarchy Majesty

John Petrucci Intros His Ernie Ball Music Man Monarchy Majesty

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Dream Theater’s grandmaster guitarist gives us the inside scoop on his signature Ernie Ball Music Man John Petrucci Monarchy Majesty

Bill Kelliher with his ESP LTD Sparrowhawk Electric Guitar

Bill Kelliher Unsheathes His ESP LTD Sparrowhawk Electric Guitar

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Mastadon’s gritty guitarist, Bill Kelliher, tells us about the carnage his signature ESP LTD Sparrowhawk Electric Guitar is capable of

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.

Joe Satriani Interview

Vintage Interview: Joe Satriani

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The guitar wizard dishes in depth on his music, gear and his path to a jaw-dropping technique.

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