SKILLET - Interview with John Cooper

GuitarMania interview with SKILLET vocalist and bass player John Cooper on the occasion of the release of their new album "Rise". SKILLET played as NICKELBACK's support band during their 2013 European tour. The interview was recorded on the occasion of SKILLET's "Halloween" concert at the Stadthalle Wien (Austria) on 31 October 2013. We talked with John about the songwriting for the new album, his influences, his B.C.Rich bass, as well as why he loves  Ampeg amplifiers.