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Direct Sound Artist Profile: Ed Roscetti

We recently had the chance to sit down with Los Angeles-based drummer, percussionist, educator and composer Ed Roscetti. Ed has performed, produced and composed for numerous records, TV shows and films such as Saturday Night Live, The 60s, The Secret, The…
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Direct Sound Artist Profile: Ric Blair

Ric Blair’s love for Celtic music was in his blood, literally. His father was Scottish and his mother Irish, but up until college, the focus of his study at the Music Conservatory in his hometown of Cincinnatti was on jazz, pop and…
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Direct Sound Interview: Paul Gilbert

Direct Sound: This is the third Paul Gilbert Great Guitar Escape. Talk about how the camps got started and what your inspiration for doing this was. Paul Gilbert: You’re right. This is the third Great Guitar Escape. The first one…
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Direct Sound Artist Profile: Paul Gilbert

We had a chance recently to visit Paul Gilbert’s third annual Great Guitar Escape held in beautiful Cambria, California. Eighty students trekked to the majestic central coast of California, guitar in hand for four jam-filled days of music. Some came from…
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This Drummer Is at the Right Gig – Steve Moore Interview

YouTube has created lots of one-hit wonders and overnight sensations. Drummer Steve Moore is not one of them. Sure, the video of his over-the-top playing with Rick K. and the Allnighters, captured by an audience member at one of the…
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