GuitarPlayer - August - 2012 Steven Wilson
Steven Wilson On hiatus from fronting prog-rock stars Porcupine Tree, the renowned guitarist, vocalist, and producer is focusing on his new solo album, Grace for Drowning, and touring the world with an all star ensemble. Wilson details his latest musical direction, his idiosyncratic approach to guitar playing, his surprising collaboration with Opeth's Mikael Akerfeldt, and his stunning stereo and surround remixes of classic albums by King Crimson, Jethro Tull, and Camel.
Vernon Reid - The Living Colour guitarist goes deep on playing alongside Jack Bruce, Cindy Blackman-Santana, and John Medeski in the Tony Williams Lifetime-inspired band Spectrum Road. Frank Gambale - Fresh off the road with Return to Forever, the fusion guitarist turns his attention to Soulmine, his new collaboration with vocalist Boca. Purple Melon and Tinariwen are also featured.
Lessons!- Ten Things You Gotta Do to Play Like … Four Unsung Brit-Rock Heroes, Hey Jazz Guy on spicing up your rhythm playing, and more.
Plus! new gear, reviews, power tips: Acoustic Lead Series amps, the Kemper Profiling Amplifier, G&L Tribute Ascari GTS and Fiorano GTS guitars, a Portable P.A. System Roundup,
and much more!