pOdcast #11 – Willie Gee

20+ year Rock & Roll Touring Professional, Guitar Technician Willie Gee

Filmed at the Boogie Street Studios on May 14, 2019, at the table with Eric is Willie Gee. Willie is a 20+ year Rock and Roll touring professional whose worked and toured the world with a long list of major acts however he is best known for his 15+ years serving as the guitar technician for Dave Mustaine of Megadeth.

Lively discussion as between Willie and Eric touching on the bands Megadeth, KISS, Soil, Zakk Wylde and BLS, Damageplan, Dimebag Darrell and Pantera, Lamb of God, Black Eyed Peas, Sex Pistols and others.

Also discussed is life on the road, travel abroad, differences in Rock crowds and fans based on the country, the change in the Rock and Roll experience now with Facebook, Instagram and social media, ‘van surfing’, finding safe food abroad, lip syncing and backing tracks used by bands, guitar companies, Wille’s enjoyment of Japan and it’s culture, the art of merging electricity with saran wrap and much more!

At the time of filming, Wille is out on the road with David Coverdale and Whitesnake and he took time out during Whitesnake’s Pittsburgh concert stop to film the show.

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