Interviews

Steve Howe of Yes – Inventor of Musical Possibilities

Steve Howe of Yes – Inventor of Musical Possibilities

Posted April 17, 2014 at 8:28 am | No comments

Yes is about to embark on a 35-date summer tour that will have them performing–in their entirety–1971’s groundbreaking album Fragile for the first-time ever and a repeat performance from last year’s tour of 1972’s Close to the Edge, followed by an encore of the band’s greatest hits.

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Kendall Schmidt of Heffron Drive – An Introspective Look into Parallel!

Kendall Schmidt of Heffron Drive – An Introspective Look into Parallel!

Posted April 14, 2014 at 6:40 am | No comments

Kendall Schmidt, star of Nickelodeon’s hit television series, Big Time Rush, has just released his first single; “Parallel” from his new band Heffron Drive with guitarist Dustin Belt.

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Sebastian Bach – The Secret to his Success on Give ‘Em Hell!

Sebastian Bach – The Secret to his Success on Give ‘Em Hell!

Posted April 7, 2014 at 12:44 pm | 3 comments

With a career that has spanned more than 25 years and sold in-excess of 20 million records worldwide, Sebastian Bach is set to release his next highly anticipated solo CD on April 22rd, entitled Give ‘Em Hell.

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Don Jamieson Hell Bent for That Metal Show!

Don Jamieson Hell Bent for That Metal Show!

Posted April 1, 2014 at 4:49 pm | No comments

Don Jamieson is one of the hardest working comedians in the biz! He just released his second comedy album on March 18th, Hell Bent for Laughter, he co-hosts the popular heavy metal talk show; That Metal Show on VH1 Classic and appears on Beer Money, a fast-paced, non-traditional sports quiz show airing on cable TV’s SNY [SportsNet New York].

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George Lynch Walking The Walk With KXM!

George Lynch Walking The Walk With KXM!

Posted March 18, 2014 at 12:39 pm | No comments

A new powerhouse trio is about to turn the rock world upside down with the release of their self-titled debut – KXM. The band is comprised of dUg Pinnick of King’s X on vocals/bass, George Lynch of Lynch Mob/Dokken on guitars and Korn’s drum maestro, Ray Luzier. The band takes its name from the combination of the member’s other projects: K from Korn, X from King’s X and M from Lynch Mob.

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Mike Campese Fires Up with New CD Chameleon

Mike Campese Fires Up with New CD Chameleon

Posted February 6, 2014 at 8:06 am | One comment

Recently, guitarist Mike Campese found himself in Italy for the first time where he ran some clinics and visited his Italian relatives. Mike’s a virtuoso o guitar, bless with natural technical abilities that show up on his many CD and DVD releases.

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Zakk Wylde on new CD, Catacombs of the Black Vatican is a combination of dance and jazzercise

Zakk Wylde on new CD, Catacombs of the Black Vatican is a combination of dance and jazzercise

Posted February 3, 2014 at 1:07 pm | No comments

Since their late nineties inception, Black Label Society, an explosive creation of guitar legend Zakk Wylde, has been at the forefront of their genre.

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Interview: The Classical Guitar of Judicael Perroy

Interview: The Classical Guitar of Judicael Perroy

Posted January 27, 2014 at 5:55 am | 2 comments

French classical guitarist, Judicael Perroy, blends fine technique with nuanced performances around the world that audiences have found both compelling and exciting. His international reputation as a gifted musician and brilliant performer continues to grow.

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Varga – Throwing out the Song Writing Rule Book for Enter the Metal

Varga – Throwing out the Song Writing Rule Book for Enter the Metal

Posted January 23, 2014 at 4:09 am | No comments

Hamilton, Ontario, based progressive metal band, Varga, has just unleashed their 3rd full-length studio recording, Enter the Metal after 17 years apart. Varga reunited in 2011 and have just released their awesome reunion CD.

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Josh Rand of Stone Sour – I Want to Share My Roller Coaster Ride of A Life

Josh Rand of Stone Sour – I Want to Share My Roller Coaster Ride of A Life

Posted January 17, 2014 at 7:09 pm | One comment

Fret 12 has recently released a new instructional DVDs; The Sound and the Story Series, featuring Josh Rand of Stone Sour. It features over 90 minutes of lessons taught by Josh and offers a never-before-seen look inside the dramatic life story of Stone Sour’s guitarist.

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