INTERVIEW – MARCO MARTINEZ, GUITARIST FOR ROOTS OF A REBELLION (NASHVILLE REGGAE)

I'm super excited to share this conversation I had with my fellow guitarist and good friend Marco Martinez with y'all. I found the conversation to be insightful; we touch on being in an independent group, his journey with tendonitis and carpel tunnel syndrome, the Tennessee reggae scene, and his favorite gear and tones. I'd like … Continue reading INTERVIEW – MARCO MARTINEZ, GUITARIST FOR ROOTS OF A REBELLION (NASHVILLE REGGAE)

LEARNING GUITAR AND MUSIC THROUGH HISTORY/A TRIBUTE TO HUBERT SUMLIN

There are a lot of ways to approach learning how to play guitar. When I started playing, I was amazed and inspired by super shredders like John Petrucci, Randy Rhoads, and Yngwie Malmsteen. I was in awe of their technique and their sound. All three shared a real elegant ferocity that somehow paid tribute to … Continue reading LEARNING GUITAR AND MUSIC THROUGH HISTORY/A TRIBUTE TO HUBERT SUMLIN