Doug Aldrich on the Dead Daisies Radiance, and His Time with Whitesnake and Dio

The former Lion, Dio, and Whitesnake guitarist dishes on his evolved approach and why this version of the Dead Daisies is the strongest yet.

City to City: Remembering Gerry Rafferty (1947—2011)

With apologies to Bob Seagar’s “Turn the Page,” “Baker Street” has arguably the greatest saxophone riff in rock history. It’s so great that it resulted in what was known as the “Baker Street Phenomenon.”

Europe’s John Norum Talks New Music, His Approach to the Guitar, and the Recording of “The Final Countdown”

After years of glam metal stardom and acrobatic guitar heroics with Europe and Dokken, John Norum has returned with a new solo record titled Gone to Stay.

Guitarist Steve Conte Talks Joining the New York Dolls, Working with Michael Monroe & His Love For Vintage Guitars

Steve Conte has held court with Company of Wolves, Crown Jewels, the Contes, New York Dolls, and Michael Monroe. In this far-reaching chat, we take a deep dive into the scene veteran’s long and influential career.

Richie Kotzen Speaks on Working with Adrian Smith, His Days in Poison & New Winery Dogs Music

He came up in the late-80s shred era and was a member of Poison and Mr. Big in the ’90s, but these days, Richie Kotzen is focused on making inventive guitar music for the modern age.

Guitarist Ryan Spencer Cook Speaks on Working With Ace Frehley, Gene Simmons & His Love For the Guitar

Few players exude the level of joy, professionalism, and love for their craft as guitarist Ryan Spencer Cook.

Former Red Hot Chili Peppers & Pearl Jam Drummer Jack Irons Speaks on New Music, Neil Young & More

Whether backing up a young Hillel Slovak with the Red Hot Chili Peppers, working with Joe Strummer, or laying down energetic beats with Pearl Jam and Neil Young in the ’90s, Irons stickwork can be felt across an enduring generation of music.

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