MASTODON - Interview with Bill Kelliher

Interview with Bill Kelliher of US Alternative Metal band MASTODON conducted on the occasion of the band's concert in Vienna, Austria, on 24 August 2016. We talked with Bill about their latest record "Once More 'Round the Sun", his beginnings and influences, as well about the songwriting for the next album. We would like to thank Franz Pleterski and Amanda of Warner Music Austria. For more information, please visit www.mastodonrocks.com

MICHAEL VALEANU - "Hard to Cook" Interview

Born in 1985, New York based French guitarist MICHAEL VALEANU is one of the most promising talents and exciting players of a new generation of jazz guitarists. A "Virginia Center For the Creative Arts" scholarship holder, Michael has just started writing for his third studio album. We talked with Michael about his last record “Hard to Cook”, his beginnings, the WES MONTGOMERY competition, and much more. 

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TONY LEVIN talks about „From The Law Offices Of LEVIN MINNEMANN RUDESS“

GuitarMania caught up with TONY LEVIN for a short interview to talk about his new album with fellow virtuosos MARCO MINNEMANN and JORDAN RUDESS by the title „From The Law Offices Of LEVIN MINNEMANN RUDESS“ (All images courtesy of www.levinminnemannrudess.com).

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SCREAMING HEADLESS TORSOS - Interview with DAVE "Fuze" FIUCZYNSKI

 

Interview with Dave Fiuczynski conducted on the occasion of the SCREAMING HEADLESS TORSOS' concert in Vienna on 25 May 2016. It's a long interview, but we thought it was worth to show you the whole footage. We talked with Dave about "Code Red", his micro-tonal concept, Dave's approach to improvisation, rhythm playing and much, much more. We would like to thank Constanze Schliebs (AsiaNetwork) and the kind people at the Porgy & Bess in Vienna for making this possible. For more information, see www.torsos.com and www.planetmicrojam.com

SHINEDOWN - "Threat to Survival" Interview with Zach Myers

 

Interview with guitarist Zach Myers of SHINEDOWN conducted at the 2016 Rock in Vienna festival. We talked with Zach about the new album "Threat to Survival", his guitars, his influences, and much more. Thanks go to Franz Pleterski and Josef Schartner for making this possible. For more information, see www.shinedown.com