Premier Guitar’s Chris Kies caught up with Black Keys’ Dan Auerbach and his guitar tech Dan Johnson for a peek at his current live rig, which included a Gretsch Bo Diddley. “[A Gretsch guy] saw us playing all these ridiculous guitars,” said Auerbach “So, he sent us a Bo Diddley guitar!” Johnson stripped the original
Appearing on the cover of Vintage Guitar’s October issue, the Black Keys’ Dan Auerbach also sat down with magazine for a terrific in-depth Q&A covering the inspiration and recording process of the rock duo’s ninth studio album Let’s Rock, which he says is “an homage to electric guitar.” “We didn’t even talk about it,” said
After relocating to Nashville, Tenn., Black Keys singer/guitarist Dan Auerbach founded his own Easy Eye Sound studio and eventually began to write and record his new sophomore solo album Waiting on a Song. ""I mean, there are just so many musicians everywhere — and some of the greatest musicians, that made some of my favorite
In case you missed Dan Auerbach on the season premiere of American Pickers earlier this year - which we seemed to have done - video has surfaced of the Black Keys guitarist's appearance. Why blog it in this space? Well, the object of Auerbach's interest during the episode happens to be a special Gretsch guitar.