10 ? with Michael Sweet.

The eighties had a slew of successful hard rock and metal bands. Most of them made sincere attempts to stand out, either through image or virtuosity. Only one in the ranks of memorable hard rock bands of that era had the courage to go a different route. Stryper was the single most prominent Christian Metal [...]

10 ? with Trev and Jules of ZFG.

Trev Lukather, Jules Galli, Sam Porcaro, and Josh Devine all knew each other previously, but it wasn't until they got together for a jam session that ZFG was conceived. They spent a day playing together with no preconceived notions about what would result. They phrased it as "Zero fucks given". Well what resulted was musical [...]

10 ? with Mike Smith of Threefold Maze.

Hailing from Fort Worth, Texas, Threefold Maze has its beginnings with friends Mike Smith and Doug Whittenberg jamming on guitars.  What started off as fun playing sessions 25 years ago eventually turned into serious song writing. Their most recent offering Dollar of Dust, is an impressive prog-metal assemblage.  Mike's chugging yet intricate rhythms lay the groundwork for [...]

Time to show some Cajón-es.

The Cajon, for those not familiar is a wooden percussion instrument that over the centuries has been used in Afro-Peruvian music. In more recent times it has spread into broad use in Flamenco and various modern styles. It is essentially a box, with one thin striking surface and the other sides being normally thicker tone [...]