Friday, January 19, 2018

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...

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...

To Hell and Jack: A Conversation With Jack Russell

Jack Russell is a genuine, true-to-heart rock and roll road warrior. The former Great White frontman, who was at the forefront of the band’s rise to hard rock prominence...

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...

Of God and Metal: A Conversation With Skillet’s John Cooper

If 10 Skillet fans were asked to describe the band’s music in five words or less, it would come as no surprise if the query garnered 10 different responses. Hard...

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...

Without Missing A Beat: A Conversation With CCR Drummer Doug Clifford

Creedence Clearwater Revival founding member and drummer Doug “Cosmo” Clifford knows that time is not on his side. Despite being a youthful-looking 72, acknowledges that the cycle of life...

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...

A Lesson In Survival: A Conversation With Twisted Sister’s Jay Jay French

On May 30, 2015, legendary East Coast hard rockers Twisted Sister played a 90-minute concert in Las Vegas — the first in a series of shows dedicated to A.J....

Skillet Unleashed: A Conversation With John Cooper

Skillet frontman/bassist John Cooper is as upbeat as one could be considering the mountains of interviews and other band-related issues he’s faced already that day. Being the face of a...