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JOE PERRY, STEVE VAI, MICHAEL ANTHONY To Take Part In 'The Ultimate Musician's Fantasy Camp'

Rock 'N' Roll Fantasy Camp has announced its first ever partnership with Guitar Player magazine! The Ultimate Musician's Fantasy Camp is geared towards guitar fanatics of all levels to jam next to extraordinary guitar players. All levels of player are welcome. Drummers, bassists, keyboard players and vocalists are encouraged to attend and take advantage of ...

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STRYPER Frontman Interviewed By His Mother (Video)

Guitarist/vocalist Michael Sweet of Christian hard rockers STRYPER was recently interviewed by his mother, Janice Sweet. You can now watch the chat below. STRYPER's new album, "No More Hell To Pay", will be released on November 5 in North America via Frontiers Records. The effort will be made available in two formats — standard CD ...

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STRYPER Frontman Streaming New Solo Song For 9/11

"The Cause", a brand new solo song from Michael Sweet of Christian hard rockers STRYPER, can be streamed using the audio player below. Says Michael: "For one day only (the next 24 hours), I'm posting this streaming, full-length version of a brand new song from my new solo record, due out next year, in honor ...

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SAMMY HAGAR Talks About Creation Of 'Friends' Album (Video)

A five-minute clip in which legendary rocker Sammy Hagar talks about the creation of his first-ever rock collaborations album, "Sammy Hagar And Friends", can be seen below. Hagar enlisted three legendary musicians — Toby Keith, Mickey Hart and Taj Mahal — to round out the final three tracks on "Sammy Hagar And Friends". The highly ...

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SAMMY HAGAR Happy To Let VAN HALEN Remain In The Past

According to The Pulse Of Radio, Sammy Hagar says that nearly a decade after last performing with VAN HALEN, he's happy to let his run in the band stay in the past. On September 24, Hagar releases his star-studded solo set, called "Sammy Hagar & Friends". Among the high-profile guest performers and/or writers are Hagar's ...

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SAMMY HAGAR Wanted JAMES HETFIELD To Guest On 'Friends' Album

Sammy Hagar will release a star-studded solo set on September 24, called "Sammy Hagar & Friends". Among the high-profile guest performers and/or writers are Hagar's CHICKENFOOT bandmates Michael Anthony, Chad Smith, and Joe Satriani, along with Kid Rock, Ronnie Dunn, JOURNEY's Neal Schon, HEART's Nancy Wilson and various members of MONTROSE. The album will feature ...

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DAVE MENIKETTI Rehearsing With SAMMY HAGAR, MONTROSE

Y&T's Dave Meniketti will join Sammy Hagar (CHICKENFOOT, ex-VAN HALEN, MONTROSE) and MONTROSE members Denny Carmassi (drums) and Bill Church (bass) on stage for two shows in California next month to perform MONTROSE classics as part of Hagar's "Four Decades Of Rock" tour. The concerts will take place on September 5 at Thunder Valley Resort ...

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JOE SATRIANI's 'Musical Memoir' Due Next April

Hailed as the Jimi Hendrix of his generation and "a guitar god" by The New York Times, living legend Joe Satriani has long transcended stylistic boundaries with a sound that raises the bar for the broader genre of instrumental guitar rock. With 15 Grammy Awards nominations and over 10 million albums sold, Satriani's six-string secrets ...

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SAMMY HAGAR Interviewed On SAN DIEGO TV (Video)

San Diego Music TV conducted an interview with legendary rocker Sammy Hagar at the 2013 edition of Sunset Rocks, a Sunset Sessions offshoot, which took place June 6-8 at the Hilton Oceanfront Resort & Spa in Carlsbad, California. You can now watch the chat below. Hagar will release a star-studded solo set, "Sammy Hagar And ...

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SAMMY HAGAR: New Music Preview, Video Interview

Rockin' Rag has posted a video interview and music sneak preview with legendary rocker Sammy Hagar and WDHA's Terrie Carr from Sunset Sessions 2013 in Carlsbad, California. Check it out below. RED HOT CHILI PEPPERS drummer Chad Smith and former VAN HALEN bassist Michael Anthony recently spent time in the studio with Hagar, where the ...

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JOE SATRIANI Discusses 'Unstoppable Momentum' Album In New Video

In a new three-part video, the incomparable guitar aficionado Joe Satriani discusses his inspiration behind the writing and recording of his 14th studio album, "Unstoppable Momentum". In part one, Joe discusses the concept of "Unstoppable Momentum", plus working with Mike Keneally and new collaborators Chris Chaney (JANE'S ADDICTION) and Vinnie Colaiuta (JEFF BECK, STING, FRANK ...

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SAMMY HAGAR's 'New And Improved' HSAS: Photos From The Studio

RED HOT CHILI PEPPERS drummer Chad Smith and former VAN HALEN bassist Michael Anthony are in the studio with ex-VAN HALEN singer Sammy Hagar, where the Red Rocker is working on a new album. The three musicians, of course, comprise three-fourths of the lineup of CHICKENFOOT, although they are apparently not making a new CHICKENFOOT ...

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JOE SATRIANI: 'Unstoppable Momentum' First-Week Sales Revealed

"Unstoppable Momentum", the 14th studio album from the incomparable guitar aficionado Joe Satriani, sold around 11,000 copies in the United States in its first week of release to debut at position No. 42 on The Billboard 200 chart. Produced by Satriani and Mike Fraser (AC/DC), "Unstoppable Momentum" features an amazing array of talented players, including ...

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RUSH Guitarist Interviewed By CHICKENFOOT/RED HOT CHILI PEPPERS Drummer

MusicRadar.com, the world's leading web site for musicians, presents "In Conversation", a new podcast interview series in which RED HOT CHILI PEPPERS and CHICKENFOOT drummer Chad Smith sits down for wide-ranging, one-on-one chats with some of the most inspirational musicians of all time. Multiple award-winning and Rock And Roll Hall Of Fame inductee, Smith hasn't ...

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CHICKENFOOT Hoping To Make New Music In 2014

The official web site of CHICKENFOOT, the supergroup featuring guitarist Joe Satriani, drummer Chad Smith, former VAN HALEN bassist Michael Anthony and frontman Sammy Hagar, has been updated with the following message: "CHICKENFOOT is hoping to get together and make some more music in 2014. "Although they haven't played together, the guys have been seeing ...

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Video: JOE SATRIANI Talks About Making Of 'Unstoppable Momentum'

Joe Satriani, the incomparable guitar aficionado, has just released his 14th studio album, "Unstoppable Momentum", through Epic Records. Produced by Satriani and Mike Fraser (AC/DC), "Unstoppable Momentum" features an amazing array of talented players, including Vinnie Colauita (STING, JEFF BECK) on drums, Chris Chaney (JANE'S ADDICTION) on bass and on keyboards, Mike Keneally (DETHKLOK). All ...

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