Moods & Modes with Alex Skolnick

Guitar legend Alex Skolnick explores the work of renowned musicians through commentary, conversation, and live performance.

Traveling from vintage guitar shops in Brooklyn to iconic recording studios and legendary music venues around the world, guitar legend Alex Skolnick explores the work of renowned musicians through commentary, conversation, and live performance.

Moods & Modes with Alex Skolnick Episodes

In this episode, Alex visits Brooklyn Lutherie, the only woman-owned and operated guitar shop in New York City. While there…

In this episode, Alex continues the journey into the life of Les Paul, from his close relationship with Django Reinhardt…

Les Paul was an inventor, an award-winning musician, an innovator and a creative genius. In this episode, Alex pays tribute…

At the tail end of the 60s, an unlikely meeting took place in Chicago between some prominent traditional blues artists…

While Alex is out on the road with Testament on the Bay Strikes Back Tour, we thought we’d take you on a…

While Alex is out on the road with Testament on the Bay Strikes Back Tour, we thought we’d take you…

While Alex is out on the road with Testament and the Bay Strikes Back Tour, we thought we’d take you on a…

Brooklyn-based musician Max ZT has been called the “Hendrix of Hammered Dulcimer” and is widely regarded as one of the…

This week, Alex answers listener questions on the very first #AskAlex episode. The questions gathered from fans over the last…

A member of the New York Philharmonic’s first violin section since 2001, Yulia Ziskel, who holds The Friends and Patrons…