WELCOME TO THE INTERSTELLAR AUDIO MACHINES ARTIST GALAXY
Artists featured here are each out this world in their own right and enjoy using, playing and recording with Interstellar Audio Machines gear.
Jimmy Herring - Widespread Panic
Jimmy Herring the world renowned guitarist of Widespread Panic and numerous other projects, utilizes the Octonaut Hyperdrive for and extra cosmic boost during lead parts on stage. Jimmy is known as a guitar legend and followed by many audiophiles for his unique gear selections that make his signature sound.
Photo Credit: Josh Timmermans
RICHARD FORTUS - GUNS & ROSES
Richard joined legendary hard rock band Guns N' Roses in 2001 and has continued to tour with the band ever since. They have played sold out shows on nearly every continent in front of millions upon millions fans. From Enrique Iglesias to Rihanna to Thin Lizzy to Nena, he's played all over the world with a dizzying array of artists. He also recorded for the Repo! The Genetic Opera, Role Models, Monster, and The Fast and the Furious soundtracks. Angela McCluskey, Jesse Malin, Fiona Apple, Tommy Stinson and the Crystal Method.
PHIL.X - Bon Jovi
Theophilus Xenides, better known as Phil X, is a well known Greek-Canadian musician and songwriter who replaced Richie Sambora as Bon Jovi’s lead guitarist after his departure from the band. Phil X is a prolific session guitarist, having played on albums by Tommy Lee, Methods of Mayhem, Avril Lavigne, Kelly Clarkson, Orianthi, Rob Zombie, Chris Daughtry, Alice Cooper, Thousand Foot Krutch and many others.
Zach Myers - Shinedown
Zach Myers, a Beale street based international touring guitarist since age 14, has some serious guitar chops. He spends most days grippin' and rippin' with Shinedown, a band with the most singles on the Billboard Rock Charts - Ever. Zach loves the Octonaut and in his own words "This Pedal is Bad Ass!"
Photo Credit: Sanjay Parikh
BRIAN CRADDOCK - DAUGHTRY
Brian is no stranger to the pro level musical world. With accolades such as being a Universal Music Publishing Group artist, record producer, recording engineer, guitarist and member of the Grammy Nominated pop/rock group Daughtry for the past 13 years, Brian enjoys using the Octonaut Hyperdrive in his Cat Room Recording Studio and on tour with Daughtry for a live boost.
Photo Credit: Rob Loud
Derek Trucks - TEDESCHI & TRUCKS BAND
Derek Trucks is an American guitarist, songwriter, and founder of the Derek Trucks Band. An official member of The Allman Brothers Band until their retirement, Trucks formed Tedeschi Trucks Band in 2010. His musical style encompasses several genres and he has twice appeared on Rolling Stone's list of 100 Greatest Guitarists of All Time. Now he rocks the Octonaut Hyperdrive on his live rig.
JASON ORME - Alanis Morissette
Jason has been Alanis Morisette’s guitar player for 17 years. Along the way, he’s also played with Sarah McLachlan, Natasha Bedingfield, a slew of other artists, along with several projects of his own, including Letters and Radio and Desktop Rulers. Jason says his Octonaut rivals his Klon KTR and both have a spot on his board.
Pete Loeffler - Chevelle
Pete Loeffler, singer and guitarist of the rock outfit Chevelle, is an industry veteran with numerous mainstream modern rock hit songs such as "Send The Pain Below" and "The Red" under his belt. Pete loves the pure Overdrive sound that the Octonaut Hyperdrive creates.
Photo Credit: Josh Gordon
Dave elder - Casey Donahew Band
Dave Elder is another 6 string slinger hanging his hat on country music. As session guitarist/ live guitarist for Casey Donahew & previously Riley Green, Dave brings his pro level of shred to the live scene. He also flexes his pro songwriting chops as a producer and writer for Colby Albright & the Logan Ryan Band. Dave currently slams with an Octonaut in his chain and in Dave's own words, “Interstellar Audio has my full support, and as far as I’m concerned there will be interstellar products in my rig from now on.”
JESSE TRIPLETT - COLLECTIVE SOUL
Jesse Triplett, lead guitarist for the hit making pop rock outfit Collective Soul, has been a pro level guitarist for quite a while now. When not rocking on the road, Jesse scores amazing tone on his studio recordings with the help of the Octonaut.
Photo Credit: Doug Fox
Adriel, an LA musician, composer and producer started his career as the guitarist for Universal Recording Artist City Sleeps quickly making a name for himself as a multitalented music and content creator. These days he’s releasing solo guitar anthems using his particular ear for tone as well as the Octonaut Hyperdrive.