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...
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.
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...
A flashy bass player once said, “Image is at least a third of the entire package”—T.M. Stevens. The metal funk master’s statement reminds me of Marco Mendoza. We know rock and roll is show business. And bassist Marco Mendoza...
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...
San Jose, California singer-songwriter Josh Damigo grew up in a strict household where he was only allowed to listen to KFRC, the local oldies station in the Bay Area. He found himself influenced by bands like The Beatles, The...
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.
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...
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...
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...