“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 Musical Almanac is an ongoing series highlighting musical styles or genres from around the world. Today, we focus on a unique style from Ethiopia. What’s Ethiopian Jazz? Imagine the “free” sound of John Coltrane meeting the impressionistic music of Debussy. Then, imagine all of this accompanied by African and American soul polyrhythms…that’s a start, but it can also […]
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.
Chris interviews Sam Jones, renowned photographer, director, and host of the interview-based television show Off Camera.