“I Wasn’t Born to Lose You” is the recently released new album from beloved ’90s shoegaze band Swervedriver, and their first since 1998. It positively confirms the truth behind the old idiom, “if it isn’t broke, don’t fix it.” Featuring lead singer Adam Franklin’s distinctive, nonchalant vocal stylings and the swirling fuzz guitars that put […]
Chris talks with Grammy award-winning country singer/guitarist Brad Paisley.
Today, we’re throwing back to our interview with John 5 from September 2014. As a guitarist for acts as diverse Rob Zombie, Marilyn Manson and David Lee Roth, John Lowery has crossed the lines of convention time and again. We discussed his country roots and how they’ve informed his current western-shred solo work, his fascination […]
Chris talks with alternative country singer-songwriter Robbie Fulks.
THE SOUND OF ETHIO-JAZZ: Shift through the many varied moods of Ethiopian Jazz music with my picks to get you started: 1. MULATU ASTATKE: “Tezetayé Antchi Lidj (Baby, My Unforgettable Remembrance)” from Ethiopiques Vol. 4: Ethio Jazz and Musique Instrumentals 1969-1974 (2003) Long regarded as the pinnacle of the whole Ethiopiques series, this grooving compilation presents all […]
Chris Martin IV, Chairman and CEO of Martin Guitars, discusses his passion for guitar building in this exclusive zZounds video interview. Shop Martin at zZounds >> Feb 17, 2015Mason
Chris has the pleasure to talk with professional surfer Conner Coffin.
Chris interviews solo artist/songwriter/guitar slinger Keith Gattis.
Chris interviews Willie Nelson's Family Band resident upright bass specialist Kevin Smith.