Tag archive for ‘Interviews’
By Guitar-Bass.net On Wednesday, September 30th, 2015

Interview: Bernard Butler – The Sound Of McAlmont & Butler

We had a chat with Bernard Butler about the release of this remastered classic… What motivated you to go back and remaster the album and give it the deluxe treatment? “A few years ago, I was alerted, More...

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By Guitar-Bass.net On Friday, September 25th, 2015

Interview: Gabrielle Aplin talks Light Up The Dark and “old guitars with stories”

If you’ve switched on your radio lately, you’ve heard Gabrielle Aplin. The English singer-songwriter with the world at her feet tells all about her collaborative new album and the “old guitars with stories” More...

By Guitar-Bass.net On Wednesday, September 16th, 2015

Hotei – Soundtrack of my Life

Hotei has sold 40 million albums in Japan. Here, he selects the most influential records in his collection. Japanese songwriter and virtuoso guitarist Hotei, formerly of Japanese rock act Boøwy, became known all More...

By Guitar-Bass.net On Wednesday, September 16th, 2015

Interview: Jared James Nichols Q&A

With his leonine locks, Jared James Nichols could be a mane attraction as he tours with Glenn Hughes this autumn. G&B chats to him about Les Pauls, Lynyrd Skynyrd and his new album. Blues-rock is a difficult More...

By Guitar-Bass.net On Tuesday, September 1st, 2015

Interview: Bill Wyman on his musical beginnings

Rhythm King and ex-Rolling Stone Bill Wyman thrums bass and takes lead vocals on Back To Basics – a long-awaited return to solo work. Alan Clayson explores his life and times… Since his amicable departure from More...

By Guitar-Bass.net On Friday, August 14th, 2015

Guthrie Govan’s 10 top improvisation tips

Guthrie Govan is famed for his almost supernatural playing skills. Here, he puts pen to paper and shares 10 essential improvisation tips…  1) Think in phrases One specific way to apply the ‘speech’ More...

By Guitar-Bass.net On Wednesday, August 12th, 2015

Luther Dickinson – Soundtrack of my Life

The North Mississippi Allstars guitarist’s record collection is a journey through rock ’n’ roll history… Luther Dickinson and his brother Cody were born into the fellowship of Memphis rock ’n’ roll. More...

By Guitar-Bass.net On Wednesday, August 12th, 2015

Interview: Joe Satriani talks Shockwave Supernova

Just who in the world would be mad enough to play instrumental rock guitar music in this day and age? Joe Satriani tells Steve Bailey all about the flamboyant alter ego he created to help him wrestle with a question More...

By Guitar-Bass.net On Monday, August 10th, 2015

Talkbox: 10 questions with Paul Gilbert

Guitar virtuoso and founding Mr. Big member Paul Gilbert stops by and lets us in on a few secrets…   1) I couldn’t live without my… “Calluses. I need them to bend the strings and get vibrato. After More...

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By Guitar-Bass.net On Wednesday, August 5th, 2015

Interview: Paul Weller on Saturns Pattern, guitars and pushing boundaries

The Modfather’s 12th solo album finds the former Jam and Style Council man refusing to rest on his creative laurels and continuing to push stylistic boundaries. He tells Jeff Slate about the record’s origins, More...