Interview- Pete Evick

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Pete Evick
Guitarist, Songwriter, Producer
Bret Michaels Band, Evick
June 2015

 

Pete Evick lives for the music. Ever since he was a young lad music was the one constant in his life. The guitarist, singer, songwriter and producer is now adding entrepreneur and author to his resume’. The longest tenured member of Bret Michaels solo band has kept very busy. We had the opportunity to talk to Pete so he could update us on his current ventures.

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Interview- Paul Nelson

 

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Paul Nelson
2015

 

 

 

 

Paul Nelson has worn many hats over his lengthy music career. Nelson was Johnny Winter’s hand picked guitar player protege as well as being a producer, writer and Winter’s closest friend. Step Back, Winter’s final recording won a Grammy for Best Blues Album earlier this year. Not only did Nelson produce it, he also played on it along with several notable guest guitarists including Eric Clapton, Joe Perry and Brian Setzer. We recently caught up with Paul and he gave us the details on what he will be doing in 2015. Continue reading

A Conversation With Dizzy Reed

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Dizzy Reed
Guns ‘N’ Roses
Dead Daisies
By: Joseph Suto

 

 

 

We recently had the opportunity to talk to Guns N’ Roses and Dead Daisies keyboardist Dizzy Reed. Reed was able to fill us in on everything he is currently up to with both bands and gave us an inside look on all his other projects. The Dead Daisies were on the road opening the Kiss/Def Leppard tour this August as well as played some dates opening for Lynyrd Skynyrd and Bad Company earlier this summer. Continue reading

A Conversation with Michael Wilton

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Michael Wilton
Queensrÿche
2014
By: Joseph Suto

 

 

 

After a lengthy lawsuit it appears that the fight over Queenrÿche has finally settled as the band and former singer Geoff Tate have reached an agreement where bassist Eddie Jackson, drummer Scott Rockenfield and guitarist Michael Wilton have successfully agreed to purchase Geoff Tate’s portion of the Queensrÿche name. Continue reading

Q & A – Jim Florentine

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Jim Florentine
Helium Comedy Club
Buffalo, NY
Wednesday April 16, 2014

 

 

 

Wednesday night comedian Jim Florentine took to the stage at Helium Comedy Club in Downtown Buffalo. One of the co-hosts of That Metal Show is also known for his work on the Comedy Central show Crank Yankers, Florentine’s one hour set had the packed house laughing along start to finish. Continue reading

Interview- Mark McGrath

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Mark McGrath
Sugar Ray

 

 

 

Mark McGrath is the lead singer with Sugar Ray. He also was a co-host of Extra as well as host on Don’t Forget The Lyrics. McGrath also organized the first Summerland with Everclear’s Art Alexakis and has since branched off on his own Under The Sun tour. Sugar Ray played a pair of dates in Niagara Falls, Ontario at The Fallsview Casino and Resort this past weekend. We had the chance to catch up with Mark so he could fill us in on the latest.

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