Garaj Mahal guitarist Fareed Haque says music teachers just show you how to teach yourself

ORIGINALLY PUBLISHED IN THE GEORGIA STRAIGHT, MAY 22, 2003 By Steve Newton Fareed Haque is one of those guitarists who’s always on the lookout for new ways to challenge himself. As a child, extensive travels and lengthy stays in Spain, France, Iran, Pakistan, and Chile exposed him to many different styles of music. By the … Continue reading Garaj Mahal guitarist Fareed Haque says music teachers just show you how to teach yourself

Umphrey’s McGee guitarist thinks the jam-band movement is the new rock ‘n’ roll

ORIGINALLY POSTED ON STRAIGHT.COM, MAY 5, 2005 By Steve Newton The annual Bonnaroo Music & Arts Festival is the type of event where jam-happy bands from across the States converge to spread the gospel of anything-goes improv. Umphrey's McGee makes its fourth appearance at the three-day Tennessee fest this June, joining the likes of the … Continue reading Umphrey’s McGee guitarist thinks the jam-band movement is the new rock ‘n’ roll