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Blowin’ Wind with Blood Ceremony’s Alia O’Brien: “I think that songwriting is another form of magic because you are creating something that is going to shape the mental state and cognizant state of other people. It’s a pretty powerful thing to be involved in.”

Photo by Shawn Evans A few years back, a friend of mine headed out to The Earl in Atlanta to cover a show for me.  The band that was playing that night was Kylesa but later that night I would get a text tha...
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Blowin’ Wind with Tommy Victor of Prong/Danzig: ” Tuning down low and using 8-string guitars doesn’t make you heavy. It just means that you’re trying to impress other guitar players so you guys can have little circle jerks and wank off to each other.”

It's hard to believe that it's been over 25 years since I first heard Prong's now legendary, genre bending album Beg To Differ. When I first heard Prong I just loved the fact that they were taking elements of p...
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Blowin’ Wind with Legendary Alice Cooper/Blue Coupe Bassist Dennis Dunaway: “What was the Alice Cooper band about? Well, it was about a bunch of high school guys getting this idea to incorporate artistic ideas into a rock band and talking their friends into believing in it.”

From the opening bass riff of "Gutter Cats vs. The Jets" to his imaginative bass playing on songs like "Black JuJu" and "Blue Turk", Dennis Dunaway to this day is, in my opinion, one of the most underrated bass...