This Wednesday night (November 25), Steve Vai, Billy Sheehan and drummer Gregg Bissonette will get together at Lucky Strike Live in Hollywood, California, to celebrate the 30th anniversary of David Lee Roth's Eat 'Em and Smile album. They'll be joined by guest vocalist Ralph Saenz, also known as Steel Panther's Michael Starr.
For today's Friday Flashback, we revisit June 20, 2009, when Mr. Big performed at the world-famous Budokan in Tokyo, Japan. During the second half of the band's set, which is available as an impressive CD/DVD called Back to Budokan, bassist Billy Sheehan and guitarist Paul Gilbert took the stage for a truly phenomenal solo; well, a truly phenomenal duet, to be more exact.
In this exclusive video, the Winery Dogs' Richie Kotzen, Billy Sheehan and Mike Portnoy discuss "Empire," a track off their new album, Hot Streak. As it turns out, "Empire" almost didn't make it onto the new album. Find out the full story in the video below!
After taking the world by storm with their infectious 2013 debut album, the Winery Dogs are back with a blistering new album that runs the gambit of musical styles. For Hot Streak, which will be released October 2, we find the power-trio of Richie Kotzen, Billy Sheehan and Mike Portnoy once again firing on all cylinders, expanding their horizons while staying true to their roots.
From working with Steve Vai, David Lee Roth, Paul Gilbert, to sharing the bill with Yngwie Malmsteen, Billy Sheehan has some amazing stories to tell. With that in mind, No Guitar is Safe, invited Sheehan to be a guest on the most recent episode of their weekly podcast.
What’s better than a master guitarist pouring his guts out through his strings? How about two master guitarists simultaneously pouring their guts out through their strings? You read me? Do I hear three master guitarists?
Mike Portnoy, Billy Sheehan and Richie Kotzen of the Winery Dogs have announced Dog Camp 2015, their second-annual immersive program for aspiring musicians of all ages and levels. It's set for July 27 to 31 at Full Moon Resort in Big Indian, New York. This year's Dog Camp also will feature bassist Dave Ellefson (Megadeth) and guitarist Alex Skolnick (Testament, Rodrigo Y Gabriela).