Carol of the Test of Time speaks with legendary violinist Jean-Luc Ponty. A virtuoso violinist, Ponty was the first musician to treat the violin like a guitar, applying the use of distortion boxes, phase shifters and the wah-wah pedal to…
Formed in the early 70's, the Dixie Dregs bent the genre boundaries of rock, jazz, country and classical. Forty one years later—as the original members of the Dregs have reunited for their Dawn of the Dregs tour. Carol from KZSC's Test of Time spoke with Steve Morse, guitarist and founding member of the Dixie Dregs about his early influences, work ethics and the band's reunion tour.
The Ace of Cups, one of the first all-women rock bands emerging in the mid-sixties , were at the center of the San Francisco music scene and the summer of love in 1967. Fifty years later, the group has come together to record a proper studio album of old and new songs. Listen here to Carol's exclusive interview on the Test of Time with Ace of Cups' guitarist & bassist Denise Kaufman.
Tune in to KZSC's Test of Time this Friday at 1 PM for Carol's in-depth discussion with virtuoso guitarist and jazz fusion pioneer Larry Coryell. His upcoming release, Seven Secrets, has Larry regrouping with members of The Eleventh House—once again exhibiting their collective power of collaboration and creation.
Carol from KZSC's Test of Time recently spoke with Jorma Kaukonen, the legendary guitarist, singer-songwriter and founding member of the Jefferson Airplane and Hot Tuna. Kaukonen spoke about how he helped developed Jefferson Airplane's psychedelic sound, meeting Janis Joplin, and memories of the Sticky Wicket in Santa Cruz.