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Paul Gilbert Presents Video For “A Herd Of Turtles”

“A Herd of Turtles” – Quote From Paul Gilbert” How do you know when you’ve gained your producer’s trust? You ask him this question: “Hey John, can you set up a vocal mic? I want to recite a poem about turtles in a Ringo Starr accent, and then launch into a ferocious groove with the… Read more »

MR. BIG: Video for “Defying Gravity” from new album (out this Friday, July 21) online now!

 Original members Eric Martin (lead vocals), Paul Gilbert (guitars), Billy Sheehan (bass) and Pat Torpey (drums) reunited with producer Kevin Elson (who was behind the boards for the band’s 1989 self-titled debut, 1991’s LEAN INTO IT and 1993’s BUMP AHEAD) for an intensive six-day recording session in Los Angeles. While Torpey was unable to perform some of the… Read more »

FREDDIE NELSON Critically Acclaimed Debut Solo Album, ‘Shake The Cage,’ Out Today

Guitarist/singer/songwriter FREDDIE NELSON has just released his self-produced debut solo album, SHAKE THE CAGE, a collection of eleven hook driven rock songs displaying NELSON’s impressive four octave vocal range and notoriously ferocious guitar playing. Intertwining elements of punk, pop, and blues, he has the uncanny ability to weave memorable melodies alongside intelligent lyrics to create… Read more »

Joe Satriani Joins Phil Collen, Warren DiMartini & Paul Gilbert for G4 Experience

JOE SATRIANI announces special guests Phil Collen [Def Leppard], Warren DiMartini [Ratt], and Paul Gilbert joining him for the 2017 G4 Experience: Surfing with the Alien 30th Anniversary. The event is July 24-28 at Asilomar Center in Carmel, CA. About this year’s camp, SATRIANI says, “I’m thrilled to have guitarists Phil Collen and Warren DiMartini… Read more »

PAUL GILBERT: ‘I Can Destroy’ Out Today Via The Orchard

May 27, 2016 – Today’s the day. The 17th solo album by acclaimed guitar maestro PAUL GILBERT (Mr. Big), I CAN DESTROY, is out now via The Orchard on iTunes, Amazon, and major retail outlets. A video for the album’s first single, “Everybody Use Your Goddamn Turn Signal,” can be seen on PAUL’s official YouTube… Read more »

PAUL GILBERT Set To Release 17th Solo Album, ‘I Can Destroy’

It’s a question every artist has to grapple with: if you’re not pushing yourself creatively, how can you grow? And that’s exactly what acclaimed guitar maestro PAUL GILBERT tackles with fervor on his 17th solo album, I CAN DESTROY, set for release May 27 via The Orchard. As an added bonus, fans who pre-order the… Read more »

PAUL GILBERT Announces “Great Guitar Escape 3.0”

PAUL GILBERT announces the details for the 2016 Great Guitar Escape 3.0 July 25-29 at the Cambria Pines Lodge in Cambria, CA. Packages are available at the event’s official site, www.GREATGUITARESCAPE.com. For the camp’s third year, the legendary shredder went all out and invited a few iconic friends to join him as guest instructors. These… Read more »

JOHN 5 Live!

As Halloween has come to an end and the coolness of fall has begun to settle in over the streets of Hollywood on November 5th, it was finally time for the adults to receive their treat of musical ecstasy from the grand talents of John 5 at the legendary Whisky A Go Go. Starting off the… Read more »

Paul Gilbert’s Great Guitar Escape Announce Daily Schedule

The daily schedule for Paul Gilbert’s Great Guitar Escape has been announced. Full details are listed below and can be found below The second annual Paul Gilbert’s Great Guitar Escape–featuring acclaimed guitarist Paul Gilbert (Mr. Big, Racer X)–will take place July 8-12 at Full Moon Resort in Big Indian, NY. Guitar players of all ages,… Read more »