Trevor Rabin: Reeling Off To Rio

By Shawn Perry The metrics surrounding Yes could confound even the savviest of analysts investigating the band’s history and its spiraling roster of members. Without playing favorites, in that analysis,...

Steve Hackett: Carefully Foxtrotting Onward

By Shawn Perry Guitarist Steve Hackett is a whirlwind of activity. When he’s not touring, he’s recording new music, or interacting with fans online. At 72, retirement for Hackett isn’t...

The Joe Deninzon Interview (2023)

By Ralph Greco, Jr. Pretty much known through the pro-rock community for his wild flights of violin mastery, Joe Deninzon has been making his way solo, as well as with...

From The Archives: Junkman Talks To Paul Rodgers (2007)

Way back in 2007, KNAC.com's Junkman had the privilege of spending time in the studio, chatting it up with Paul Rodgers. As one of rock's mightiest voices, Rodgers has...

Ghost Hounds: On The Loose & Haunting The Charts

By Shawn Perry This isn’t Ghost Hounds’ first rodeo, but it might just be their best showing. I can sense that as I enter the inner sanctum of Gibson’s 10th...

Albert Bouchard Ends The ‘Imaginos’ Dream With ‘Mutant Reformation’

By Ralph Greco, Jr. Albert Bouchard, the original drummer and a founding member of Blue Öyster Cult, has released Imaginos III — Mutant Reformation, the final installment of the Imaginos...

The Juan Croucier Interview (Part 2, 2023)

By Greg Prato In Part 1 of our interview with Ratt’s Juan Croucier, the band’s bassist discussed each and every album included on the group’s recent The Atlantic Years: 1984-1991...

The Juan Croucier Interview (Part 1, 2023)

By Greg Prato In the mid-to-late 80s, glam metal was one of the most popular subgenres of heavy metal — as evidenced by the amount of bands that scored high...

Warren Haynes & Gov’t Mule: Waging Post-Pandemic Peace

By Shawn Perry For any musician who needed a break from the hectic pace of album-tour-album-tour cycle, the COVID-19 pandemic was a blessing. Granted the loss of income hit many...

Steve Howe: Keeper Of All Things Yes

By Shawn Perry At 76, Steve Howe is at a unique juncture. There’s little question that he’s a world-class guitarist, as well as an early architect of what became known...