Megadeth: Al Pitrelli Interview

After almost two years of playing with Megadeth, guitarist Al Pitrelli seems to have found a new home, considering himself a full-time and fully dedicated member of Megadeth. But when asked...
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Bret Michaels Interview

With the eighteen-year success of Poison and forty-years of life behind him, Bret Michaels has released what he’s calling a “personal snapshot” of different moments in his life.  The album, entitled...
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When the Seas Part – A Great White Story

It seems that the past several months have brought about many shake-ups amongst some of the most successful hard rock bands in existence, and even though Great White vocalist Jack Russell...

James LaBrie Interview

Dream Theater vocalist James LaBrie has always anticipated doing a solo album, but it was not until Magna Carta Records approached him that that dream became a reality.  Ironically, it was...

Rod Morgenstein of Dixie Dregs and Winger Makes Jelly Jam

Rod Morgenstein and the Making of the Jam An Interview by Kara Uhrlen When you hear the name The Jelly Jam, it may not strike a bell, but most will recall hearing about the...

Steve Morse: The Beginning, the End…and Two Resurrections

As Steve Morse recalls his first inspiration to play guitar, memories of initially playing the clarinet (because his brother played the clarinet); loving the Beatles for Lennon’s mid-range sound, Harrison’s guitar...
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Black Label Society – Zakk Wylde Interview

As a kid growing up in the stix of New Jersey, guitarist/vocalist Zakk Wylde listened to everything from the Eagles, Lynyrd Skynyrd, and the Allman Brothers to Ozzy Osbourne and Black...
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Keith Nelson of Buckcherry

After a scorching self-titled release on Dreamworks Records, hard rock's new torchbearers have returned, mixing their varied influences into an energetic, sexy, and adrenalized sophomore release entitled Time Bomb. And while...

Brent Muscat of Faster Pussycat Interview

While Faster Pussycat guitarist Brent Muscat says that he wasn’t involved with the band’s latest offering, a remix album vocalist Taime Downe had produced for Cleopatra Records, he says that the...

An Interview with Gilby Clarke

With influences ranging from the obvious -- KISS, Alice Cooper and Led Zeppelin -- and going back further to David Bowie and T-Rex.  Gilby Clarke believes in the simplistic definition of...

Britny Fox – Michael Kelly Smith Interview

While the turn of the music scene separated the band more than eight years ago, they never truly called it quits. Aside from their solo efforts, Britny Fox always had hoped...

Slaughter – Beyond the Stage

While serving as a strong opener on the Poison Power to the People tour, Slaughter is currently in a state of transition, according to vocalist Mark Slaughter. He says that he...