I really love Rock-A-Billy and I’m a huge fan of 50’s-60’s rock and roll. So when the Stray Cat’s appeared on the scene in the early 80’s I became an instant fan. Their sound is Brian’s innovative twang that livened up every track of the Cat’s records. Gretsch has had Setzer models for years and deservedly so.
One of the most talented & diverse bassists of our time, Chris Squire and founding member of YES has passed on. A pioneer of the progressive rock sound and a giant influence of many a bassist was only 67.
Randy, one of the most talented guitarist of our generation was my first post on Rock’N’Roll Central back in 2010 and has remained a fixture of the site ever since. In this image we get a look behind the scenes at his gear and his setups used back in 1981.
Manufacturer formerly out of Georgia U.S.A. (now owned by Sabian New Brunswick Canada) “Crescent” is making quality cymbals covering all sounds & musical genres. With 9 variety of cymbal lines you are sure to find one for your kit & your style of playing.
Blackstar Amplification started in 2004 by four musician friends in a shed in Northampton England. By 2007 they hit the industry stage with their high quality amps & pedals, and the rest is musical history.
In all my years playing bass I have always had respect for my “Machines” as well as my hands. Guitar Hands® helps you take care of your skin so you can achieve maximum longevity to shred & thump to your hearts desire.
Dixon was a part of my setup during my drumming days back in the 80’s. Dependable, strong, well built drum hardware that never let me down. Dixon today build their own drums using an array of quality materials & stunning finishes.