Friday, April 28, 2017
Wilson Center Guitar Festival
WHY would a luthier (guitar builder) suddenly stop taking any more orders? Selling the business? Taking a sabbatical? Passing the tools down to someone else? Nope.
Perhaps you may know Christina Perri for her songs “Jar of Hearts” on “So You Think You Can Dance” and “A Thousand Years” on "Twilight’s Breaking Dawn” or from seeing her on some of her television appearances on “The...
My friend and exquisite singer and songwriter, Luke Mitchem, has come a long way with making waves in the music industry. He's used his music for the greater good too, whether it be raising monies for his beloved hometown...
Former punker Tony White of the husband and wife duo, Grace & Tony, left his punk roots and ultimately created a musical genre he calls "punkgrass" after meeting the love of his life and band partner Grace. He had...
Sister Rosetta Tharpe was a rock and roll pioneer who seamlessly blended gospel and secular music in an electrifying style all her own.  She possessed a wonderfully unique voice, superlative guitar prowess, and a powerful live performance.  PBS will...
Supertramp's Carl Verheyen talks with Guitar Girl Magazine about female guitarists and gives suggestions for aspiring female artists.  In this insightful interview, Carl also gives us a view into his musical life from his early devotion to playing and...
The multi-talented Chuck Garric is a bass player, producer and family man. Chuck is a rocker who has played with Turd, The Druts, L.A. Guns, Dio, Eric Singer Project (ESP), and with Billy Bob Thornton, Cheap Trick, Ted Nugent,...
Sick Puppies’ newest album Connect has been described by band member Shimon (Shim) Moore as a perfect blend of the best music from their three records, Dressed up as Life, Tripolar and Polar Opposites. Combining their past musical experience and having listened to what their fans want to hear, Connect delivers radio ready tunes filled with emotion, often times political lyrics, powerful sounds, catchy guitar riffs and great vocals.
Performing tonight, May 23, in Atlanta at Vinyl Room, Jonathan Jackson and his band Enation, are touring across the US. They kicked off in Nashville at 3rd and Lindsley, and will close out the tour in Chicago, Illinois. Jonathan...
Randy Parsons is a luthier based out of Seattle, Washington.  He is not your typical luthier- he had no formal training, just a passion for the instrument he loved from the time he was a child, and a creative...