We took a visit to Groovemaster Recording Studios in Chicago to talk with producer Johnny K. If you’re not familiar with his name, you probably know his work producing bands like Disturbed, 3 Doors Down, Megadeth, and more. Our video interview features Johnny talking about his essential recording gear and key techniques, and favorite gear […]
Chris talks to honky-tonk picker Kenny Vaughan of Marty Stuart & The Fabulous Superlatives.
Chris sits down one of the kings of the Tele-Twang sound, Redd Volkaert.
Chris sits down with Matt Skiba, the singer and songwriter known for his role as the co-lead vocalist and guitarist of the bands Alkaline Trio and Blink-182.
Chris chats with author, historian, and political analyst Thomas Frank. Frank wrote the critically acclaimed book What's The Matter With Kansas?, and is currently a columnist with Harper's Magazine.
To fans in his native England and around the world, singer-songwriter Frank Turner is known for his deeply personal songs and evocative lyrics. We caught up with Frank to chat about his post-hardcore punk roots, his current band The Sleeping Souls, his biggest influences, and his songwriting process. Apr 30, 2014Mason
Chris sits down for an interview with singer-songwriter, record producer, author and actor Steve Earle.
This Thursday, we’re revisiting our interview with Dweezil Zappa. We had plenty to discuss about his impressive rig, including his favorite guitars, mics and why he trusts QSC K Series speakers for amplifying his tone. Read our full interview on zZounds and learn more about this storied guitarist’s setup! Apr 9, 2014Mason
Chris talks to his friend Jonny "Two Bags" Wickersham about the joy of disco music and discovering punk rock in Mammoth, California from a guy with a rat tail and a Sting haircut.