Tuesday, November 21, 2017
Jennifer Batten has a reputation virtually unparalleled in guitar circles.  She is one of the most technically proficient and innovative players in rock, and possesses a staggering resume featuring stints with the legendary Jeff Beck as well as the...
When Glitter Rose was a youngster in her native California back in the early 1990s, she took up dancing lessons. That led to her participating in recitals, as well as national competitions. Then, she sang in school choirs, but...
Collectively and singularly, the duo, Pretty Little Demons, rocks any performance in their own right. Guitarist, Lydia Night, has been playing since the age of 6 as well as formed her first band at the age of 7. Lydia...
Interview with Eric Sands and Alex Auxier of Orange USA, Atlanta, GA Most guitar players and enthusiasts are completely enthralled with Fender, Marshall and even Vox amps to mention a few. But there’s another amplifier manufacturer that has found its...
Imagine the warm and welcoming sounds of traditional country and early blues music—an embodiment of Americana equally suited snaking its way out of a 1940s Texas honky-tonk, as it would be radiating effervescently from the cuspidate windows of a...
Way back in 1958, a three-man folk group called The Kingston Trio topped the charts with their version of a simple, two-chord standard from the late 19th century entitled “Tom Dooley.” That song not only made folk music a...
Born to a mother who is a music publicist and a father who is a guitar player, Micah Schure took up ballet when she was just 3 years old.  But it wasn’t until her mid-teens that she decided...
It is exceptionally rare that a keen musical ability is accompanied by a fervent work ethic and driving ambition. It is even rarer that it strikes four members of the same family. Sisters Kathryn, Fiona, Annika and Petra form...
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...
Her mother loved opera; her father loved rock ‘n roll.  But Brazilian-born bassist Amanda Ruzza grew up experiencing and enjoying different types of music. She began playing bass professionally at age 13, and has gone on to become a...