Exclusive Interview with Ed Roland of Collective Soul
Photos and Interview by RA Beattie | Breedlove Stringed Instruments It's a cold, damp fall night in Portland. Despite tough weather, a steadily growing queue of anxious concertgoers coils down the sidewalk outside the Roseland Theater. A couple standing at the front of the line are inquisitive when I approach the doors with my recording gear and cameras. I explain that I'm going to take their spot in line. I'm here to interview Ed Roland, the lead singer of Collective Soul....
Dec 22, 2015, Artist News
Dustin Lynch Returns with Season 2 of “On The DL”
Season 1 of Dustin Lynch's Video Blog "On the DL" series followed him as he toured the country with one of country music's biggest stars, Luke Bryan. During the 21 episodes you saw a glimpse of life on the road and how he spent his down time. During that tour, Lynch gave away several autographed Breedlove Discovery guitars to lucky fans. He also documented his trip to Bend, which included a fishing trip. While he was in Bend, he also designed a custom...
Dec 17, 2015, Artist News
Premier Guitar’s Rig Rundown Featuring Collective Soul
Rig Rundown gives fans an inside look at the gear that touring musicians use. Past episodes have included Guster, My Morning Jacket and most recently Collective Soul. The band caught up with PGs John Bohlinger at a tour stop in Nashville to talk about all the electric and acoustic gear they use in the band which includes 1996 Gibson Les Paul Custom, Goodsell amps and, of course, Ed Roland's Legacy Concert and Legacy 12 String. Collective Soul has been out promoting...
Dec 10, 2015, Artist News
MyMusicRX Presents Bedstock
MyMusicRx is the flagship program of the Children’s Cancer Association. The in-hospital music medicine program features bedside sing-a-longs led by trained music specialists, instrument and iPad lending from mobile music carts, and live concerts from international recording artists. One of their fundraising activities is Bedstock. On December 1st, more than 30 artists, writers, and kids will be performing from their beds to show support for sick kids spending...
Nov 30, 2015, Artist News, Latest News
Collective Soul and Breedlove team up for a Cover Sweepstakes
Collective Soul started in Stockbridge, GA in the early 1990's. Led by Ed Roland, the band also includes Dean Roland, Will Turpin, Johnny Rabb and Jesse Triplett. They saw their first #1 with "Shine" in 1993 which catapulted them to international fame. Since then they have had a total of seven #1 singles.
Nov 28, 2015, Artist News
Kutless Gives Away Breedlove Guitar in Celebration of Release of Surrender
Kutless is back with another new album entitled Surrender. And to celebrate they are giving their fans a chance to win amazing prizes that include product they use themselves on the road. One of those is a Breedlove Stage series guitar!
Nov 16, 2015, Artist News