December 2019

Artists

Live from L.A.: SNL's Jared Scharff

August 15, 2008
An interview with Saturday Night Live''s guitarist, Jared Scharff
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The Devil Knows My Name: An Interview with John 5

July 10, 2008
With the release of his latest album, Requiem, John 5 has been a busy man. Between touring with Rob Zombie and playing clinics for Guitar Centers around the country,
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Northwestern Exposure: Marcus Eaton Interview

June 10, 2008
The word “acoustic” frequently conjures up images of stoic folk strumming, but a new crop of players are aiming to redefine the instrument. We speak with Marcus Eaton about
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Honeydripper

May 12, 2008
This month Brittany sits down with famed director, John Sayles, who recently released his latest film "Honeydripper." The film revolves around the 20th century musical shift in the south from piano-based to guitar-heavy blues.
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Hail to the Mountain King: an interview with Leslie West

May 12, 2008
Just like the seasons, musicians come and go, but only mountains of their genre make a lasting effect. Leslie West has been in the business for more than half his life and takes a few moments to sit down and talk with Premier Guitar.
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John Prestia: Behind the Scenes in Nashville

April 10, 2008
Both a tonehound and a great player, John Prestia has found his niche in Nashville as guitar tech for Tim McGraw.
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Stomp, Growl and Twang: Catfish Keith Interview

March 27, 2008
I love this CD – let’s just get that out of the way right now. There’s a pure, raw energy to it. So live and in the moment –
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Music City Superman: An Interview With Rich Eckhardt

March 11, 2008
Rick Eckhardt is a little bit country and a little bit rock n'' roll -- and quite successful because of it.
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Runnin' Down a Dream: Mike Campbell

March 11, 2008
Mike Campbell has been laying down tasteful, unobtrusive licks for over 30 years, and while that might be enough for lesser constitutions, he’s showing no signs of slowing down.
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Rhythm of the King: An Interview With Charles Dennis

March 5, 2008
B.B. King''s sideman has a demanding job - but he loves every minute.
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Steve Stevens Interview: His Solo Album and His Gear

February 17, 2008
Few guitarists can burn their sound into your brain like Steve Stevens can. You know his solos, grooves and ray gun effects from a slew of hits. Think Top Gun and
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All Star Guitar Night: Pete Anderson

February 8, 2008
In an industry where the internet and fickle audience interests can make or break you in a matter of days, it seems there are a lot of almost-musicians trying
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All Star Guitar Night: Ladd Smith

February 8, 2008
For those of us who spend our days interviewing rock stars, Ladd Smith is a curious creature in the music business. Growing up in his family’s shop, Argill’s Music
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All Star Guitar Night: David Grissom

February 8, 2008
For being an in-demand session and touring player who has lent his skills to an ever-growing list of artists, David Grissom is remarkably low key. Working with artists like
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All Star Guitar Night: Rusty Cooley

February 8, 2008
In the circus world of guitar playing, the art of shred guitar occupies the role of sideshow attraction – other guitarists frequently look upon these light speed virtuosos and
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CrossTalk Brings Rock to Worship

December 17, 2007
Reinventing the weekend warrior
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Soul Man

December 12, 2007
Lincoln Brewster has transformed the world of modern worship music with the help of a Strat and some solid songwriting chops. We talk with the player who has made
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Carlton/Ford Tour Expanded

December 7, 2007
New dates coincide with Grammy nod
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A Bluesy World: An Interview with Duke Robillard

November 9, 2007
He’s worked with Bob Dylan and Arlen Roth, with Tom Waits and Ronnie Earl. And that’s just a few. An interview with the East Coast bluesman who has been
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Pat Metheny Trio

October 31, 2007
New material stellar
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