I came across Matthew Mayfield a few years ago when he was giving out some free music as he usually does each year as a 'thank you' to his fans for supporting him throughout the years, and I've been a...
Joe Satriani’s musical journey leading to his 14th studio album Unstoppable Momentum, has been filled with meaningful moments from established instructor to virtuoso performer. Not many artists possess the flair for writing catchy yet technically proficient songs--but most artists...
Upon greeting me with a white carnation, Jake Kiszka (guitarist for Greta Van Fleet), instantly had me smitten. It's safe to say Kiszka's an old soul, and might as well be, since he and his band are playing the...
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...
By Caroline Paone Ron “Bumblefoot” Thal: Solo shows, Sons of Apollo, Art of Anarchy, re-releasing his first two CDs, and a double-neck rundown. Virtuoso guitarist Ron Thal, stage name "Bumblefoot," (ex-Guns N’ Roses) is known for his fiery fretwork and double-neck...
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,...
Meet the man who, along with founder Bud Eastman, launched Guitar Player Magazine to the heights of the musical world.  Jim Crockett, along with his daughter Dara Crockett, are releasing their new book "Guitar Player: The Inside Story of...
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...
By Caroline Paone The Swarovski crystals on his guitar flash before the packed audience in the outdoor amphitheater. His long, blonde hair flows into the summer sky as he leans slightly over the front row and delivers a ripping, spot-on...