Friday, January 19, 2018

Heaven’s Sevens: A Conversation With Stryper’s Michael Sweet

After more than 30 years of being in the crosshairs of pastors, parents and pundits alike, Michael Sweet knows that being the front man of Christian hard rock’s most...

Mission Possible: A Conversation With “Buggy” of Alarm For War

While most fresh-out-of-eighth-grade youngsters have spent their summers playing X-Box, chatting on their cellphones and planning for high school, Samuel Judah has been busy crafting a plan of his...

Band On Fire: A Conversation with Jake Kiszka of Greta Van Fleet

Let’s cut right to the chase: Yes, the newest rock sensation on the block — a four-piece from Frankenmuth, Michigan (pop. 5131) named Greta Van Fleet — has a...

King of the Low: A Conversation With Billy Sheehan

If Billy Sheehan needs an introduction, you haven’t been paying attention. The nimble-fingered Sheehan is considered by many to be the greatest hard rock bassist of his era, a claim...

Straight To The People: A Conversation With Keith Harkin

Keith Harkin is a man on the run. The 31-year-old Irish singer/songwriter, who came to national prominence as a member of the Irish singing group Celtic Thunder, has been busy...

Double Duty: A Conversation With Projected/Sevendust Guitarist John Connolly

Guitarist John Connolly knows where his bread is buttered — that being at the table of Sevendust, the highly acclaimed rock band that has been drilling wanton ears with...

Brothers Uncured: A conversation with Rex and Zak Cox

It’s been a rapid ascent for teen guitar prodigies Rex and Zak Cox of the progressive technical death metal band Uncured. Hailing from New Jersey, the siblings, despite being...

Tools Of The Trade: A Conversation with Teppei Teranishi of Thrice

Teppei Teranishi is a man of many arts. The 37-year-old multi-instrumentalist who teamed with vocalist Dustin Kensrue in 1998 to form Thrice, one of most influential bands in the post-hardcore...

Still Shouting Out Loud: A Conversation With KISS Guitarist Tommy Thayer

Whether you like the music or not, there’s a certainty that comes with seeing KISS perform live on a big stage: You will be entertained. The pyro, lasers, video,...

Between Rock And A Heavy Place: A Conversation With Alter Bridge’s Mark Tremonti

Coming off their most successful world tour to date, Alter Bridge will release their “Live At The O2 Arena + Rarities” album worldwide on Sept. 8 via Napalm Records. The...