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January 25, 2017

With its dazzling chops and pan-global influences, Etienne Mbappé’s How Near How Far [Abstract Logix] could easily have been just another se...

January 25, 2017

Robert Trujillo is calling from Guatemala City, Guatemala, the latest stop on Metallica’s current South American tour.

January 25, 2017

In the mere blink of an eye, Ida Nielsen went from being an aspiring bass player in her small town in Denmark to touring the globe as Prince...

January 25, 2017

“The gigs all went very well,” says Percy Jones of the recent reunion of his band Brand X, which performed a successful string of shows this...

January 25, 2017

Home base Sioux Falls, South Dakota

December 8, 2016

In the center of Los Angeles, in a building modest in stature but rich in history, Justin Chancellor stands alone between stacks of amps and...

December 8, 2016

It’s often said that success happens when opportunity meets preparation, and perhaps no other bassist today personifies that idea as gracefu...

December 8, 2016

I’m riding in the back of a van after being picked up from the Dublin airport.

December 8, 2016

The inimitable Greg Lake, who carried the prog torch as a member of King Crimson and Emerson, Lake & Palmer, passed away December 7 at the a...

December 8, 2016

I picked one up to improve 6-string guitar timing and fell in love.

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