Tag archive for ‘Interviews’
By Guitar-Bass.net On Monday, April 11th, 2016

Interview: Daughter – How Not To Disappear Completely

London trio Daughter released the follow-up to their critically lauded debut album If You Leave in January. G&B met guitarist Igor Haefeli to find out how they went about making something even better… How More...

By Guitar-Bass.net On Tuesday, April 5th, 2016

Interview: John Petrucci – Pet Sounds

Dream Theater’s latest offering, The Astonishing, is just that – a two-hour concept album telling an engrossing story, with music written by guitarist John Petrucci. Simon Bradley hears how he did it… There’s More...

By Guitar-Bass.net On Friday, March 18th, 2016

How I got started… Chris Rea – Rea-view Mirror

In the latest instalment of our regular series, it’s the turn of veteran songwriter and slide ace Chris Rea to look back on what made him pick up the guitar in the first place… A portrait of the legendary More...

By Guitar-Bass.net On Monday, March 14th, 2016

Interview: Status Quo – No Substitute For Class

Following the release of a new ‘definitive’ hits collection, Accept No Substitute, charting the band’s six decades in music, we speak to Francis Rossi and Rick Parfitt as Status Quo hit the road again… When More...

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By Guitar-Bass.net On Thursday, March 10th, 2016

Interview: Foals

At a time when British guitar music appears devoid of a credible standard bearer, Foals enter the new year with a brilliantly bold and expansive fourth album, a Brit Awards nomination and a sprawling world tour More...

By Guitar-Bass.net On Tuesday, January 5th, 2016

Interview: Richard Hawley – Hollow Meadows

After a turbulent period that saw Richard Hawley questioning whether he’d play live again, one of the UK’s finest songwriters and owner of a guitar collection to make grown men weep with envy returns triumphant More...

By Guitar-Bass.net On Thursday, December 31st, 2015

Interview: Mark Flanagan – Jools Holland’s guitarist

An encounter with Jools Holland led Mark Flanagan into a remarkable career as part of the TV star’s Rhythm and Blues Orchestra, playing alongside some true musical greats… Story & photography by Bob Hewitt If More...

By Guitar-Bass.net On Tuesday, December 8th, 2015

How I got started… Chrissie Hynde – Reckless Rebel

In a new Guitar & Bass series, we ask iconic musicians to cast their minds back to what made them pick up the guitar in the first place. We kick off with Pretenders legend Chrissie Hynde. Story: David Gallant Look More...

By Guitar-Bass.net On Thursday, November 26th, 2015

Interview: Billy Bragg – The Bard of Barking

Billy Bragg tells G&B about keeping it simple with his live rig, his Burns Steer, the infamous Portastack, dissent in England and being the Bard of Barking. Story & photography: Sam Atkins “I always More...

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By Guitar-Bass.net On Tuesday, November 17th, 2015

Interview: Dan Auerbach – The Arcs

When Black Keys mainman Dan Auerbach created his new musical project, he wound up playing “a lot of bass”, blending Mariachi with psychedelia and producing an unofficial East LA hit he has dubbed “kind of More...