Wong Notes
Wong Notes
Premier Guitar
Hi, my name is Cory Wong. This is my podcast. I'm going to talk to your favorite artists as they discuss their personal tricks of the trade, never-before-heard stories, and the proper response when Sinatra wants to peep your master tapes.
Gavin Rossdale Nearly Died on MTV
The Bush frontman shares the story behind his famous performance of "Glycerine" and why he's a Jazzmaster guy at heart. Get 30% off by using the code WONG at https://neuraldsp.com (https://neuraldsp.com) Visit Bush: https://bushofficial.com (https://bushofficial.com) Hit us up: wongnotes@premierguitar.com Visit Cory: https://www.corywongmusic.com (https://www.corywongmusic.com) Visit Premier Guitar: http://premierguitar.com (http://premierguitar.com) Twitter: https://twitter.com/wongnotespod (https://twitter.com/wongnotespod) IG: https://www.instagram.com/wongnotespod (https://www.instagram.com/wongnotespod) Produced by Jason Shadrick and Cory Wong Additional Editing by Shawn Persinger Presented by Neural DSP
Nov 24
47 min
Vince Gill: “Authenticity Is Really Important to Me”
He was the temporary steward of one of Hendrix's Strats, nearly joined Dire Straits, and now plays alongside Joe Walsh in Eagles. Why is Vince still the coolest cat in Nashville? Get 30% off by using the code WONG at https://neuraldsp.com (https://neuraldsp.com) Visit Vince Gill: http://vincegill.com (http://vincegill.com) Hit us up: wongnotes@premierguitar.com Visit Cory: https://www.corywongmusic.com (https://www.corywongmusic.com) Visit Premier Guitar: http://premierguitar.com (http://premierguitar.com) Twitter: https://twitter.com/wongnotespod (https://twitter.com/wongnotespod) IG: https://www.instagram.com/wongnotespod (https://www.instagram.com/wongnotespod) Produced by Jason Shadrick and Cory Wong Additional Editing by Shawn Persinger Presented by Neural DSP
Nov 17
49 min
Steve Jordan’s Ground Rules for Greatness
The legendary producer and master groovesmith talks about his career in jazz and pop, and what it takes to be a truly accomplished player. Get 30% off by using the code WONG at https://neuraldsp.com (https://neuraldsp.com) Hit us up: wongnotes@premierguitar.com Visit Cory: https://www.corywongmusic.com (https://www.corywongmusic.com) Visit Premier Guitar: http://premierguitar.com (http://premierguitar.com) Twitter: https://twitter.com/wongnotespod (https://twitter.com/wongnotespod) IG: https://www.instagram.com/wongnotespod (https://www.instagram.com/wongnotespod) Produced by Jason Shadrick and Cory Wong Additional Editing by Shawn Persinger Presented by Neural DSP
Nov 10
56 min
Ron Carter Needs You to Focus
If you're on a gig or session with a legend, don't even think about checking your cell. Visit Ron Carter: http://roncarter.net (http://roncarter.net) Hit us up: wongnotes@premierguitar.com Visit Cory: https://www.corywongmusic.com (https://www.corywongmusic.com) Visit Premier Guitar: http://premierguitar.com (http://premierguitar.com) Twitter: https://twitter.com/wongnotespod (https://twitter.com/wongnotespod) IG: https://www.instagram.com/wongnotespod (https://www.instagram.com/wongnotespod) Produced by Jason Shadrick and Cory Wong Additional Editing by Shawn Persinger Presented by Neural DSP Get 30% off by using the code WONG at https://neuraldsp.com
Nov 3
34 min
Madison Cunningham: “Incredible Playing Does Not Compensate For Bad Tone.”
The LA-based song-obsessive uses beefy strings, low tunings, Jazzmasters, and small combos to “try to let the parts sing.” Visit Madison Cunningham: http://www.madisoncunningham.com (http://www.madisoncunningham.com) Hit us up: wongnotes@premierguitar.com Visit Cory: https://www.corywongmusic.com (https://www.corywongmusic.com) Visit Premier Guitar: http://premierguitar.com (http://premierguitar.com) Twitter: https://twitter.com/wongnotespod (https://twitter.com/wongnotespod) IG: https://www.instagram.com/wongnotespod (https://www.instagram.com/wongnotespod) Produced by Jason Shadrick and Cory Wong Additional Editing by Shawn Persinger Presented by Neural DSP Get 30% off by using the code WONG at https://neuraldsp.com (https://neuraldsp.com)
Oct 27
52 min
Meet Tom Misch, the Acid-Jazz Virtuoso Hailed by Clapton & Mayer
The up-and-coming Brit talks about playing Crossroads and his analog/digital/analog gear journey. Visit Tom Misch: https://tommisch.com (https://tommisch.com) Hit us up: wongnotes@premierguitar.com Visit Cory: https://www.corywongmusic.com (https://www.corywongmusic.com) Visit Premier Guitar: http://premierguitar.com (http://premierguitar.com) Twitter: https://twitter.com/wongnotespod (https://twitter.com/wongnotespod) IG: https://www.instagram.com/wongnotespod (https://www.instagram.com/wongnotespod) Produced by Jason Shadrick and Cory Wong Additional Editing by Shawn Persinger Presented by Neural DSP
Oct 20
43 min
Susan Tedeschi on Why Last-Minute Jams Are the Best
The Tedeschi Trucks Band frontwoman shares her approach to sitting-in and how the band “family” is working through the pandemic. Visit Susan Tedeschi: https://www.tedeschitrucksband.com (https://www.tedeschitrucksband.com) Hit us up: wongnotes@premierguitar.com Visit Cory: https://www.corywongmusic.com (https://www.corywongmusic.com) Visit Premier Guitar: http://premierguitar.com (http://premierguitar.com) Twitter: https://twitter.com/wongnotespod (https://twitter.com/wongnotespod) IG: https://www.instagram.com/wongnotespod (https://www.instagram.com/wongnotespod) Produced by Jason Shadrick and Cory Wong Additional Editing by Shawn Persinger Presented by http://neuraldsp.com (Neural DSP)
Oct 13
1 hr 3 min
How (& Why) Jake Shimabukuro Considers Us All Part of His “Band”
The world’s leading ukulele ambassador on exploiting the instrument’s inherent limitations. Visit Jake Shimabukuro: https://jakeshimabukuro.com (https://jakeshimabukuro.com) Hit us up: wongnotes@premierguitar.com Visit Cory: https://www.corywongmusic.com (https://www.corywongmusic.com) Visit Premier Guitar: http://premierguitar.com (http://premierguitar.com) Twitter: https://twitter.com/wongnotespod (https://twitter.com/wongnotespod) IG: https://www.instagram.com/wongnotespod (https://www.instagram.com/wongnotespod) Produced by Jason Shadrick and Cory Wong Additional Editing by Shawn Persinger Presented by https://neuraldsp.com (Neural DSP)
Oct 7
59 min
John Petrucci On Fighting Ego & Reuniting with Mike Portnoy
In this season two premiere, Cory Wong connects with Dream Theater legend John Petrucci about his fiery new solo album featuring founding DT drummer Mike Portnoy. Visit John Petrucci: https://johnpetrucci.com (https://johnpetrucci.com) Hit us up: wongnotes@premierguitar.com Visit Cory: https://www.corywongmusic.com (https://www.corywongmusic.com) Visit Premier Guitar: http://premierguitar.com (http://premierguitar.com) Twitter: https://twitter.com/wongnotespod (https://twitter.com/wongnotespod) IG: https://www.instagram.com/wongnotespod (https://www.instagram.com/wongnotespod) Produced by Jason Shadrick and Cory Wong Additional Editing by Shawn Persinger Presented by Neural DSP
Sep 30
47 min
Ask Cory!
Cory turns the spotlight on himself and answers questions from fans about ego, life as a session guitarist, and what to do when you don't nail that audition. Hit us up: wongnotes@premierguitar.com Visit Cory: https://www.corywongmusic.com (https://www.corywongmusic.com) Visit Premier Guitar: http://premierguitar.com (http://premierguitar.com) Twitter: https://twitter.com/wongnotespod (https://twitter.com/wongnotespod) IG: https://www.instagram.com/wongnotespod (https://www.instagram.com/wongnotespod) Produced by Jason Shadrick and Cory Wong Presented by Fender
Aug 19
33 min
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