As seen in Guitar Girl Magazine Issue 9 - Autumn 2019 - Ladies of Metal When Steve Vai was approached by album producer Brad Tolinski about releasing the compilation She Rocks, Volume 1 on his Favored Nations label, he immediately...
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...
Former tour manager turned musician, Desure blends the genres of country, folk, indie and rock, and has released his latest track, "West Wind (Stay Here Awhile)," pulled from his upcoming self-titled debut EP, out on May 3. The EP...
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...
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...
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...
What happens when bluegrass music and hip-hop collide? You get Gangstagrass! Founded by Brooklyn-based producer Rench of Rench Audio, the group's basic lineup of five musicians from the New York City area combines bluegrass instruments and hip-hop beats to...
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...
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...