Q&A With Alex Skolnick

Recently we were lucky enough to snag some time with Alex Skolnick (while he took a break in a Coffee Bean & Tea Leaf) to talk about Testament, Alex Skolnick Trio, tone, technique, gear and just general life stuff. Alex fielded questions on Facebook from our fans, and here’s an edited transcript of the questions and responses for your reading pleasure. Make sure you keep an […] Continue Reading

Q&A With Gus G of Firewind/Ozzy Osbourne

Between Firewind and Ozzy Osbourne, Gus G's got this whole guitar thing pretty well stitched up. And he knows his gear too: he has signature equipment from Blackstar, ESP and of course Seymour Duncan, and he's got the technical knowledge and musical intuition to put it all to good use on albums like Ozzy's Scream and Firewind's latest, Few Against Many. We recently caught up with Gus for a chat with our Facebook fans. Continue Reading

User Group Forum Guest Q&A

I think we have the best forum on the Internet with the best members. It’s been going strong since 1996, and the guys keep it real and keep it respectful. Lately, we’ve had guest luthiers and artists make appearances and do live question and answers with the forum members. Here’s what’s upcoming: Blues Saraceno July 29, 2:00 to 3:00 PM Pacific Time Here are some of […] Continue Reading