We all know that Randy Hansen. is a guitar monster but did you know that he also plays a pretty mean bass? Check out this video with excerpts from Randy and Howard Leese’s performances of “The South Summit” from his most recent work, “Secret Weapon.” Both songs featured show creator Michael McMorrow on piano and Hammond Organ. In addition, former Heart member Mike Derosier played drums. For more Synergia Northwest 2010 coverage, go hereandhere.
Not only is he a multi-media journalist, he is also an accomplished musician. He also drives the creative look, feel and branding for SMI.His years of writing, arranging, and performing live music in a variety of genres inform his ability to communicate the message and the mechanics of music. Roth’s work on SMI reflects his philosophy that music is the universal language, and builds community. He believes it has the power to unite people of every race, religion, gender, and persuasion.
It's Watershed Festival time! We sent Xander back to The Gorge to finally capture Carrie Underwood after he was royally denied (yet had approval) when she played Yakima in 2013. Well she's not playing until tomorrow, but Florida-Georgia Line was there tonight kickin' this party off. You know what they say? "Ain't no party like a Watershed party!" ... See MoreSee Less
Check out our in depth photo coverage of Day Two of The Capitol Hill Block Party. Shout out to our photographers John Lill, Alex Crick, and Christine Mitchell for powering through a full day of dozens of bands. ... See MoreSee Less
John Lill scored another exclusive gig as Seattle Music Insider was the only Seattle publication approved to photograph the legendary Aerosmith Tuesday night. Check out his review and images of one of America's greatest rock n roll bands!