KAMELOT – Exclusive Interview with Guitarist Thomas Youngblood on 70,000 Tons of Metal Cruise

Thomas Youngblood, guitarist of the absolutely legendary Kamelot, got the full Trey Xavier experience on the 70,000 Tons of Metal cruise last month. Or Trey got the full Thomas Youngblood experience? Either way, the pair sat down for a chat about – well, lots of stuff. Kemper profilers and the Ampeg VH-140C, small towns in Haiti, the songwriting craft, the band’s uncanny ability to choose superstar backup singers. You name it. ‘Twas a good talk. Have a watch:

If for some inconceivable reason you’re unfamiliar with Kamelot’s legacy, you can do your homework right here. Also, be sure to browse around more coverage of the cruise!

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Gear Gods intern Maxwell studied English at Cal Poly Pomona and has since realized life ain’t all about semicolons and syntax. He’s studying audio now, and will probably judge your music taste before your grammar.