Free from all restrictions and with a steadfast refusal to be pigeonholed, David Ellefson’s journey to the musical summit is ever ongoing.
Recently, I caught up with veteran bassist, Chuck Wright, formally of Quiet Riot. Among other things, we touch on Chuck’s latest record, Sheltering Sky, his formative years with Satyr, working with Bob Kulick, his reasons for moving on from Quiet Riot, and a whole lot more.
“My solo albums are, for the most part, collections of who I am as an artist. I mainly try not to repeat myself from the other bands, or projects in my solo stuff because it softens the impact of what I am doing with them if I am doing it on my own as well.”
Sometimes we all need a break and if there is one thing that COVD-19 has afforded many of us, it’s time. Jeff Scott Soto was one of many hardworking artists, who found himself just a bit exhausted at the start of 2020, and wishing for a break. Little did he know that his wishes would be granted.