Guitarist Jeff Wiggins of the Blues-influenced hard rock act Stone Soul Foundation chatted with me recently about the special gear setup he uses to create his crunchy and unique tone. The band is currently on the road supporting their newest release, Electric Valley so be sure to catch them live! Here is how the conversation went.
Melding the old with the new, the thrash metal act Hatriot has just released their debut effort, Heroes Of Origin. With none other than thrash metal icon Steve “Zetro” Souza at the helm of this relatively young band, they are prepared to take the metal world by storm. I recently had a chance to catch up with guitarist Kosta Varvatakis to discuss the most important piece of gear he used when recording the new disc. Here is how the conversation went.
Imminent Sonic Destruction is a metal band that is known for their bone-crushing sound and complex time signatures. This unique sound is solidly anchored by the incredible bass playing of Bryan Paxton. Recently Paxton took a moment out of his busy schedule to speak with me about the gear he uses to achieve his signature sound. Here is how the conversation went.
I recently spoke with guitarist Pete Sattari of the California based metal act Zed about the gear the band uses to hone their unique sound. The band is wrapping up their new album Desperation Blues and we wanted to know more about the records’ sound. Here’s what Sattari had to say.
Marcelo Vasquez Rocha, guitarist of the German metal band Drone, recently took some time out of his day to speak with me about the gear he and the band use to dial in their unique heavy aggressive sound. Here’s what Rocha had to say.
I recently had the opportunity to speak with John LaRussa, guitarist for the metal/hardcore band Inhale Exhale. The group recently released their newest disc, Movement, and LaRussa spoke with me in short about the gear he relied on to obtain his signature sound found on the new album. Here’s how the conversation went.
The Ohio-based hard rock band XFactor1 has shared the stage with Godsmack, Disturbed and many more other major acts. They also released their latest CD, Famous Last Words, back in June and since then have spent the Summer touring, taking their brand of energetic hard rock to the masses. Guitarist Cody Joseph took a moment to speak with me about the one piece of gear he can’t live without… his Marshall Mode Four.