Johnny Nicholas is a bluesman's bluesman who's loyal to his roots and steeped in the tradition of the old masters. Nicholas has shared the stage with such legends as Muddy Waters, Robert Lockwood Jr., Jimmie Vaughan and Big Walter Horton. Currently on tour with his band Hellbent, Nicholas, who sings from his heart and shoots from his hip, sat down with us to talk about his latest album, Future Blues, released on The Peoples Label on July 12.
A trained classical violinist, Bridgid Bibbens says she’s “crossed over to the dark side.” But with gigs under her belt with host of heavies like Christina Aguilera, Trans Siberian Orchestra, Tommy Lee, Jay-Z, John Mayer, Alicia Keys and a boatload more, I’d say the dark side is treating her pretty darn good.
Saturday, July 9 was Dethklok's only performance of 2011, taking Megadeth's place on the Rockstar Energy Drink Mayhem Festival bill in San Bernardino, California. Radio personality and special Guitar World correspondent Full Metal Jackie caught up with Dethklok mastermind Brendon Small backstage before the show for an exclusive interview and a tour of his live gear set-up.