On new album Coma Ecliptic, his new Ibanez, and his evolving chops.
The maestro on the Aristocrats’ Tres Caballeros, pedal problems, and the other instrument he wants to master.
The band’s platinum pop-rock is fueled with amazingly customized axes, vintage Voxes, and plenty of sonic exploration.
He loves Roy and Chet. He studied jazz and classical guitar. He’s played in thrash and punk bands. He even builds his own guitars. And his sextet has just released one of the most compelling roots-rock albums of the year.
The jam-band maestro returns to his folk roots on the largely acoustic Ashes and Dust.