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Hooked: Baroness' Gina Gleason on Pantera's "Domination"

Hooked: Baroness' Gina Gleason on Pantera's "Domination"

June 30, 2020
The shredder fires through the Dimebag Darrell solo from Cowboys from Hell that first sunk its teeth into her guitar-playing heart.
Hooked: Mark Lettieri on Jimi Hendrix's "Hey Joe"

Hooked: Mark Lettieri on Jimi Hendrix's "Hey Joe"

June 23, 2020
The Snarky Puppy guitarist remembers learning the power of the riff and the bliss of figuring out tab to wrangle the Experience's first single.
Hooked: Russian Circles' Mike Sullivan on Van Halen's "Panama"

Hooked: Russian Circles' Mike Sullivan on Van Halen's "Panama"

June 16, 2020
Thanks to an older brother and the iconic 1984 album, the post-rock instrumentalist reminisces about his first "gig" on his parent's porch with a tee-ball stand and tennis racket.
Hooked: Nick Reinhart on Weezer's "Undone — The Sweater Song"

Hooked: Nick Reinhart on Weezer's "Undone — The Sweater Song"

June 9, 2020
The wacky guitar wizard revisits the summer of '94 when goosebumps rushed over him while first hearing the "Blue Album"'s lead single and pinpoints falling in love with the "wrong" notes.
Hooked: Tyler Bryant on Tom Petty's "Honey Bee"

Hooked: Tyler Bryant on Tom Petty's "Honey Bee"

June 2, 2020
The blues rocker fondly remembers getting out of a speeding ticket because of the swaggering Wildflowers hit and eventually sharing a bill with the Heartbreakers in Hyde Park.
Hooked: Jared James Nichols' on Black Sabbath's "Electric Funeral"

Hooked: Jared James Nichols' on Black Sabbath's "Electric Funeral"

May 26, 2020
Mr. Blues Power remembers his inner Iommi being awakened when first nailing the haunting Paranoid classic.
Hooked: Larkin Poe on the Allman Brothers Band's "Little Martha"

Hooked: Larkin Poe on the Allman Brothers Band's "Little Martha"

May 19, 2020
The sister duo of Rebecca and Megan Lovell explain how the brother connection between Duane and Gregg Allman sparked their obsession with guitar.
Hooked: James Bay on Derek and the Dominos' "Layla"

Hooked: James Bay on Derek and the Dominos' "Layla"

May 12, 2020
The platinum-selling British guitarist recalls begging his father to repeatedly replay the iconic song featuring Slowhand and Skydog.
Hooked: Lindsay Ell on Jimi Hendrix's "Purple Haze"

Hooked: Lindsay Ell on Jimi Hendrix's "Purple Haze"

May 5, 2020
The Nashville country star and certified guitar dork remembers when mentor Randy Bachman showed her the quintessential "Hendrix" chord.
Hooked: Marty Schwartz on Led Zeppelin's "Over the Hills and Far Away"

Hooked: Marty Schwartz on Led Zeppelin's "Over the Hills and Far Away"

April 28, 2020
The popular YouTuber recounts how hearing Jimmy Page's dynamics on the Houses of the Holy classic became his gateway to guitar.
Hooked: Butch Walker on the James Gang's "Funk #49"

Hooked: Butch Walker on the James Gang's "Funk #49"

April 21, 2020
The guitarist/songwriter/producer reminisces on the riff that got him into the 6-string life and shares a tale of playing the song in front of Joe Walsh.