Nick Sterling is one of the most exciting guitarists on the planet right now. Sebastian Bachâ€™s latest axeslinger has revitalised the ex-Skid Row frontman. This year, Sterling co-wrote the excellent new album, Kicking and Screaming, Bachâ€™s finest solo effort to date.
Only 21 years old, Sterling already has three solo albums to his name and over thirteen yearsâ€™ experience playing live concerts. I called Sterling and in his thick Southwestern accent he talked about performing with Sebastian Bach and being the â€œTeller to Sebastianâ€™s Penn.â€
Geeks of Doom: How are the live shows going so far?
Nick Sterling: Theyâ€™re going really good. Iâ€™ve been playing with Sebastian for a little while now, I started with him in December 2009. When I first started we didnâ€™t really have any of the new songs really worked out or anything but thatâ€™s kind of what weâ€™re starting to do with these shows now in support of the new recordâ€¦but yeah the shows have been great and itâ€™s been wonderful to be a part of the band. Itâ€™s great to get to play with everybody, the musicians are wonderful. I get to play with Bobby Jarzombeck [Sebastian Bach drummer] on stage every day. Itâ€™s pretty cool.
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