13 years old when i started playing guitar,saw a documentry on Duran Duran "Sing Blue Silver"and wanted to be Andy Taylor,got introduced to Metallica not long after that and just wanted to Rock...
What was the first concert you ever went to?
Early 80's i guess,first proper gig i went to was Black Sabbath City Hall 86 i think but saw METALLICA at Newcastle Mayfair Sept 17th 1986 "Puppets Tour"Life changing...Wanted to play guitar serious from then on....
What gear do you use?
I have 2 Gibson Les Paul Customs,one a 57 Reissue Black Beauty 2 pickup and the other a custom shop 3d Flame top and i also have a 70's Gibson E2 Explorer and a Fender Classic player Jaguar.Sentimentally my fave is probs my Explorer but most used in the last 5 years would be my Les paul 3D...
Who was your biggest musical influence growing up?
Metallica are probs my biggest musical influence and fave band ever,remember getting a tape cassette of Kill em All at school and fell in love with that,then i heard Creeping Death on Alan Robsons "Hot n Heavy"radio show "metro" and i was hooked..
Are you in a band? Have you been in bands?
Been in a good few bands now over the years,Southern Cross,my first band at school.Energetic Krusher,Shields Based thrashers did 1 album "Path to Oblivion",Hellbastard,Newcastle based Thrash band,signed to Earache records back in the late 80's,Whatever,Newcastle based pop,Rock,Punk signed to Music for Nations early to mid 90's did 2 albums "Sugarbuzz" and "Lie and Goldust",The Almighty,Scottish Rockers did 2 albums with them "The Almighty" and "Psycho Narco",did lots of touring with all these bands,then formed RUNT,released "The Attic Sessions" and now with SUPERCHARGER,Still current "Wrong side of the Head" available self released album new ep due out soon..
What's the biggest audience you ever performed to? What's the smallest?
16000,Paris supporting Iron Maiden and Slayer With The Almighty,to many memorables too mention.
You're stuck on a desert island and only get to bring one album with you. What do you pick?
where would i plug it in?
Nick Parsons hasn't uploaded any music yet. Sup with that.