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Johnny A. refuses to bend to music industry or tradition

By Linda Laban
Globe Correspondent / January 6, 2006

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Salem-based guitarist Johnny A. didn't love being a music student himself, but that hasn't stopped him from crafting his own instructional DVD, the new ''Taste Tone Space." The veteran rocker turned contemporary solo guitarist, who performs at the Regattabar tonight, talked recently about the ups and downs of the music business, the benefits of not having a hit single, and ... (Full article: 581 words)

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