It’s been a year and a half since I interviewed the guys in Cruel Miracle (episode 4), so I decided to catch up with them and find out what they have been up to, and what their plans are going forward.Continue reading Music On Your Own Terms Episode 29 – Cruel Miracle Part Deux
This episode I have pleasure of talking with Mike Abdow, touring guitarist for the almighty Fates Warning, songwriter/producer for Ray Alder solo, guitarist for Aquanett, and of course, Mike’s own amazing solo material! We talk about what led to his love of music, how he got the Fates Warning gig, killer memorization strategies, touring tips, philosophy, and writing with Ray Alder. I also couldn’t resist the urge to nerd out a little on Mike’s guitar and amp set up, and find out what Mike did before making a living as a musician.Continue reading Music On Your Own Terms Episode 26 – Mike Abdow – Fates Warning/Ray Alder
Helping me celebrate 1 year, since the first episodes of the podcast were published, is my bud Bruce of Killbot Zero! After several years of trying to get him on some sort of podcast, I coerced him into a conversation about his history, his current projects and a couple of other subjects to boot.Continue reading Music On Your Own Terms Episode 20 – Bruce Vermett & 1 Year Anniversary
This episode I talk to Dave and Ryan from the Waking Up From Work podcast in a joint episode to talk introduce our podcasts and to talk about the role of hobbies on mental health.Continue reading Episode 14 – Waking Up From Work Podcast Joint Episode
This episode I talk to Steve Haidaichuk, a NH native musician that plays in the awesome prog band Mindset X, as well as performing acoustic covers under the name The Deviant. We discuss how the musical landscape has evolved since we were young to today, and how we as musicians can adapt to that change.Continue reading Episode 12 – Steve Haidaichuk of Mindset X
Here is my ever first interview! I sat down with the guys in Tester to talk about the band and being a successful musician.