Guitar Hero Interviews

Brad Whitford Interview – We Thought We Owed It To Our Fans

Brad Whitford Interview – We Thought We Owed It To Our Fans

Posted July 8, 2013 at 8:21 am | One comment

Aerosmith are truly one of the great rock acts of all time and this incredible concert film, Rock for the Rising Sun, brings together tracks from across their storied career.

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Eric Johnson Interview: On the Road with the Guitar Masters

Eric Johnson Interview: On the Road with the Guitar Masters

Posted January 2, 2013 at 10:30 am | 13 comments

If you’re a guitarist, like the guitar, or have heard of the guitar, than you’re probably excited for the Guitar Masters tour, which kicks off this October with dates throughout the Midwest and East Coast. Featuring guitar legend Eric Johnson, Fingerstyle guru Andy McKee and acoustic-guitar master Peppino D’Agostino, the tour is lining up to be the must see guitar event of the fall season, and possibly the entire year.

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Zakk Wylde Interview – If We Drank Like a Bunch of Navy Seals We Answered the Bell Like a Bunch of Navy Seals

Zakk Wylde Interview – If We Drank Like a Bunch of Navy Seals We Answered the Bell Like a Bunch of Navy Seals

Posted June 11, 2012 at 11:49 am | 11 comments

For Mother’s Day I ran into my local book store to pick up 50 Shades of Gray for my wife and spotted Zakk’s book, Bringing Metal to the Children while on the checkout line. I figured there was something in both books that I could benefit from so I bought it too.

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Joe Satriani Interview – Satchurated: Live in Montreal

Joe Satriani Interview – Satchurated: Live in Montreal

Posted May 15, 2012 at 8:38 am | 5 comments

He is one of the most respected guitarist’s in the world who has forged an amazing solo career selling more that 10 million CDs worldwide and has had played the world to sold out crowds with Greg Kihn, Mick Jagger, “G3” guitar extravaganza, and most recently Chickenfoot.

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Walter Trout Talks Ellington, Bluesbreakers, Beatles and the Blues

Walter Trout Talks Ellington, Bluesbreakers, Beatles and the Blues

Posted April 30, 2012 at 4:56 pm | 3 comments

To many, Walter Trout is a contemporary guitar legend and his guitar prowess, prolific recordings and non-stop tour schedule provide more than ample evidence to support the claim.

Posted in: Blues Interviews, Guitar Hero Interviews, Interviews, Legends Interviews

Joe Satriani Interview: Chickenfoot Really Excites the Part of Us That Needs to be Creative.

Joe Satriani Interview: Chickenfoot Really Excites the Part of Us That Needs to be Creative.

Posted September 26, 2011 at 8:19 am | One comment

Chickenfoot – the supergroup featuring guitarist Joe Satriani, drummer Chad Smith and former Van Halen bassist Michael Anthony and frontman Sammy Hagar will be releasing their long awaited new CD on September 27th simply entitled – Chickenfoot III.

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Ted Nugent Interview: An American Legend and Guitarist

Ted Nugent Interview: An American Legend and Guitarist

Posted August 9, 2011 at 10:42 am | 5 comments

The Motor City Mad Man is on the loose and touring the US for his summer I Still Believe tour. While most people are more familiar with Ted for his political candor, music fans know Ted from where it all began, back in 1975 on his first solo CD Ted Nugent.

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Mark Tremonti Interview: Alter Bridge is Finally Getting out from Underneath Creed’s Shadow

Mark Tremonti Interview: Alter Bridge is Finally Getting out from Underneath Creed’s Shadow

Posted August 8, 2011 at 10:00 am | 4 comments

Alter Bridge was formed out the fires of Creed in 2004 by Mark Tremonti and Scott Phillips after their relationship with singer Scott Stapp had gone array. The new band hooked up with then ex-Creed bassist Brian Marshall and former Mayfield Four frontman Myles Kennedy and together recorded their first CD; One Day Remains. It went gold in the United States and spawned three singles. In 2007 the band released the critically acclaimed second album, Blackbird, which included the hit singles “Rise Today” and “Watch Over You.”

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Ted Nugent Interview: Killing Animals Helps You Play Guitar

Ted Nugent Interview: Killing Animals Helps You Play Guitar

Posted June 24, 2011 at 12:10 am | 9 comments

Be prepared and forewarned before you join me on an amazing adventure into the heart, the soul, and the mind of a legendary guitarist, singer and songwriter of our generation – Ted Nugent. The man who brought us such heartfelt and tender love songs like “Wang Dang Sweet Poontang,” “Stranglehold,” and of course the beautifully touching little ditty, “Cat Scratch Fever.”

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Steve Vai Interview: Unraveling the Secrets of the Universe

Steve Vai Interview: Unraveling the Secrets of the Universe

Posted June 23, 2011 at 1:20 pm | One comment

It’s not uncommon for a musician to record more work than they release. In Steve Vai’s case, he has a digital ocean at his fingertip ranging from when he played the accordion at nine to something he recorded earlier today. In order to share his life’s work and experiences with the world, Steve has recently launched VaiTunes

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