In this one-on-one with the eclectic guitarist and musician Keller Williams, we asked him about his experience with Fishman and the gear he has been using—Matrix Infinity and TriplePlay. He talks about his current musical projects, the benefit of having a wireless MIDI pickup in his rig, and the crowd’s reaction to hearing the TriplePlay live.
If you’ve been a fan of rock music for the past 20 years, chances are that you’ve heard Chris Traynor’s guitar playing on the radio or seen him performing live or on T.V. with some of your favorite bands. He’s recorded and or performed with artists such as Bush, Helmet, Katy Perry, Dave Stewart, Blur, Gavin Rossdale and Rival Schools, to name a few. Chris sat down with Fishman one-on-one to answer a few questions about his current projects and some of the gear he uses to perform.
We interviewed Ken Susi of the metal band Unearth and the new Fishman Fluence Product and Artist Relations Manager. He talks about Unearth's current projects, his initial reaction when playing the Fluence pickups, and his experience working at Fishman.
Jeff Larson is a veteran singer-songwriter possessing a musical body of work focused on visual lyrical content and unique melody. With music rooted in his native Bay Area, CA, his sound draws on the rich heritage of West Coast music.
Grammy Nominated Guitarist Doc Powell has been a fan of Fishman products for over twenty years. Last year while recording BET’s Comic View and Apollo Live, Doc had a chance to use the TriplePlay wireless MIDI guitar controller during the taping and fell in love with it. Fishman had an opportunity to sit down with Doc recently and talk about TriplePlay and all of the musical projects he's been busy with.
If you're a fan of acoustic music, particularly bluegrass, and you haven't heard of fiddler Becky Buller, there's a good chance you've heard some of her songs. Becky's compositions have been recorded by Ricky Skaggs, Rhonda Vincent, Doyle Lawson & Quicksilver, Josh Williams, and Russell Moore & IIIrd Tyme Out. We had a chance to catch up with Becky recently and ask her a few questions.
Fishman artist Wolf Marshall is a unique hybrid. He is internationally acclaimed as both a guitarist and educator. Through his many products and publications, Wolf has gained an enormous worldwide following and status usually accorded only to “famed players” in “name bands,” and has been listened to on his recordings by more aspiring fretboard enthusiasts than most so-called guitar heroes.
Multi-instrumentalist Jimmy Mattingly has toured with some of the biggest names in country music. He is currently on tour with Reba McEntire and was kind enough to answer our Backstage Pass questions.
Jason Fitz is the band leader for Grammy award winning group The Band Perry. Jason handles violin, resophonic guitar, and keyboard duties for the group and took time for us during his busy summer touring schedule to answer some questions about how he’s using Fishman Gear in TBP.
Fishman artists The Farm made their Grand Ole Opry debut on February 10th with their unique blend of heartland country roots, snarling fiddle, and intense harmonies created by three distinct solo voices.