RAUL MALO INTERVIEW #1
(Originally aired on October 8, 2009)
As the frontman and lead singer for the Grammy-winning, alternative country group The Mavericks, Raul Malo is known for his magnificent voice and magnetic stage presence. Now that Malo is performing and recording as a soloist, his distinctive guitar playing is finding a larger role in his music. Malo's 2009 album, Lucky One, is a showcase for his vibey tones and intriguing picking.
In our exclusive interview, Malo describes recording Lucky One and takes us on a tour of his favorite gear. He also reveals his musical influences and how they affect his writing and playing today. We'll hear killer tracks from Lucky One too.