Thursday, October 19, 2017
Previously, in part 1 of my interview with Janet Robin, I asked the veteran guitarist about her days with the female band Precious Metal back in the mid-1980's, as well as her experiences with many other great artists.  Amongst...
Back in the mid-1980's, I first heard of a band called Precious Metal.  Trying to compare them to the Go-Go's, from that same era, would be like apples-to-oranges, because this female band definitely rocked.  I'll never forget songs like...
Even at the young age of 18, Maddy Rodriguez is finding her chops as a songwriter and guitarist, and has already earned recognition from the industry as a finalist in the John Lennon Songwriting Competition and the International Songwriting...
Singer-songwriter Jenni Alpert from Los Angeles is set to release her fourth independent album next month and took the time to sit down with Guitar Girl Magazine to discuss her upcoming album. Jenni Alpert! It has been a window of...
It was inevitable, more or less, that Alicia Gbur would at least play a musical instrument. The guitar, however, was her idea, and after performing in an acoustic teen duo with another girl, she recognized the importance of the...
There are perhaps tens of thousands of musical acts worldwide, in many kinds of genres, but every once in a while, you'll find a musician or band that sounds different, fresh, unique, or whatever other words or phrases can...
Erica Chase is a Southern California-born singer-songwriter and guitarist who grew up around two brothers and was very much into sports when she heard a Red Hot Chili Peppers tune at the age of 7.  She was so hooked...
“It didn’t hurt,” Shawn Colvin said when asked whether the recent “Three Girls and their Buddy” tours spawned her latest album, “All Fall Down,” due to drop June 5 by Nonesuch Records. After all, each of those collaborators turn up...
In the age of the Internet and “American Idol,” it’s tempting to want to take the easy way out, to get on a game show or post a home-made video on some weird web site and risk making a...
Katrina is a rock guitarist who has taken lessons from internationally known guitarists Michael Angelo Batio and Gary Hoey. She attended the Wisconsin Conservatory where she studied classical and rock guitar. Katrina is endorsed by Dean Guitars, Dime Amplification and...