Ax Facts and Stats: Eric Weaver

Hello everybody and welcome again to another installment of "AX Facts & Stats" featuring the powerful 12 STONES guitarist Eric Weaver. Thanks Eric for joining us, now let's get started.

My name is: ERIC WEAVER

My current job is: GUITAR PLAYER .

My hometown is: DALLAS.

My current album or project is: 12 STONES.

My guitar influences growing up were: HENDRIX, STEVIE RAY VAUGHN, MY DAD.

The guitars I use are: P.R.S. McCarty's.

The strings and tunings I use are: DR STRINGS-DROP C TUNING.

My current rig setup consists of: MESA BOOGIE HEADS & CABS.

The greatest invention for guitars is: GUITAR TECH.

My favorite 12 Stones solo is: "MY LIFE".

My favorite 12 Stones song is: "FADE AWAY".

My Career highlight is: PLAYING WITH JEFF BECK.

My most embarrassing moment on stage: LET'S NOT DREDGE IT UP.

The first song I mastered on guitar was: "MARY HAD A LITTLE LAMB"

My first guitar was: SQUIER.

The best advise I could give beginning guitarists: KEEP PRACTICING.

The one thing most fans don't know about me is: I HAVE 14 TOES.

The CD(s) I'm listening to right now is: 311-"FROM CHAOS".

If I could meet any ONE person living or dead, he/she would be: STEVIE RAY VAUGHN.

My favorite junk food is: FRENCH FRIES.

My biggest pet peeve is: SELFISHNESS.

The hardest part of my job is: SLEEP.

The first thing I do when I come home from touring is: SLEEP.

The worst job I ever had was: PRESIDENT OF THE UNITED STATES.

Right after this interview I'm going to: TO THE BUS.

I couldn't imagine being on the road without: A BUS DRIVER'S DAUGHTERS MAKE-UP CASE .

If I wasn't doing the musician thing, I could really see myself working as: A TOLL BOOTH ATTENDANT.

My favorite movie ever: BABE.

My mission in life: TO GET MARRIED AND HAVE KIDS .

My greatest obsession: BOOBS.

The greatest contribution guitars have brought into my life is: A JOB.

Check out my Website at:

The one musician I would love to work with that I have not yet had the chance would be: ALICIA KEYS.

If I could have three wishes, they would be: LIFETIME SUPPLY OF MONEY,HEALTH AND LOVE

Points of Interest: Read more interesting facts about the very talented Eric Weaver & 12 stones at

Dave: Thanks again Eric for being so kind as to join our "Ax Facts & Stats". You are a great sport and a terrific interview. Also be sure to check out his band's website. Check back for the next installment of Extreme Guitars "AX Facts & Stats" coming soon!

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