THE WINERY DOGS - Sonisphere UK Video Interview With Richie Kotzen Online

July 12, 2014, a year ago

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The Winery Dogs guitarist/vocalist Richie Kotzen is featured in a new interview with, conducted at this year's recent Sonisphere UK festival:

Mike Portnoy, Billy Sheehan and Richie Kotzen of The Winery Dogs have announced guest camp counselors and the daily schedule of activities for Dog Camp, held July 21st - 25th, at Full Moon Resort in Big Indian, NY.

Bassists John Moyer (Disturbed) and Dylan Wilson (Richie Kotzen, John 5, Greyson Chance, Sheila E.), guitarist/producer Dave Wood (Lil Wayne, Ludacris, Jesse McCartney, Gladys Knight) and drummer Mike Bennett (Hilary Duff, Benise, Gordon Goodwin's Big Phat Band) will join Portnoy, Sheehan and Kotzen at the first annual immersive program for aspiring musicians of all ages and levels.

A limited number of tickets for Dog Camp are still available at this location. Attendees will have access to all workshops, seminars, gourmet meals, performances, jam sessions, and camp activities.

The full schedule of camp activities (subject to change) is as follows and can also be viewed at

Monday, July 21st:

3:00-5:00 PM Sign In

4:30-5:15 PM Meet and Greet with The Winery Dogs and counselors

5:30-6:30 PM Question and Answer seminar with all members of The Winery Dogs

6:30-8:00 PM Dinner

9:15 PM The Winery Dogs concert

Tuesday, July 22nd:

8:00-10:00 AM Breakfast

10:15-11:15 AM Billy Sheehan Master Class

11:30 AM-12:45 PM Dave Wood “Jazz Funk Guitar 101”

12:45-2:15 PM Lunch

2:30-5:00 PM Open Discovery Rooms (Counselors will have rooms set up for small group sessions/discussions/jams. Campers will have a chance to ask questions, jam with counselors, and get individual one on one attention as it relates to any aspect of music they want to discuss--everything from finger picking to mixing a record.)

6:30-8:00 PM Dinner

9:15 PM Richie Kotzen concert

Wednesday, July 23rd:

8:00-10:00 AM Breakfast

10:30-11:30 AM Mike Bennett “Demystifying Drumming”

11:45 AM-12:45 PM Richie Kotzen Master Class

12:45-2:15 PM Lunch

2:30-6:45 PM Open Discovery Rooms

7:00-8:30 PM Dinner

9:00 PM Live concert featuring the Bennett, Wilson, Wood Jazz Trio

Thursday, July 24th:

8:00-10:00 AM Breakfast

10:15-11:15 AM John Moyer “Live Performance Do’s And Don'ts”

11:30 AM-12:45 PM Dylan Wilson “Bass For Hire”

12:45-2:15 PM Lunch

2:30-3:30 PM Mike Portnoy Master Class

3:40-6:15 PM Open Discovery Rooms

6:30-8:00 PM Dinner

8:30 PM Last Night Party led by “DJ” Billy Sheehan and all counselors--listen to rare bootleg recordings and hear stories from Billy’s early days in Talas, David Lee Roth and more

Friday, July 25th:

8:00-10:00 AM Breakfast and Final Hang with The Winery Dog band members and counselors

11:00 AM Check Out

Produced by Dreamcatcher Events (, this special vacation experience offers a rare opportunity to get up close and personal with the three legends as campers attend instrument-specific clinics, learn songwriting mechanics, and enjoy very special intimate performances and jam sessions with The Winery Dogs and special guests.

Dog Camp offers a variety of pricing options, based on the variety of available accommodations. All activities will be held at Full Moon Resort in Big Indian, NY, which features an eclectic array of comfortable, rustic country-inn accommodations as well as primitive tent camping. All accommodations are just steps away from daily camp activities. Guests can enjoy the spring-fed swimming pool, on-site access to the Esopus Creek, and explore the splendors of the Catskills on the nearby network of hiking trails. Dedicated to the celebration of nature, music and the arts, this one hundred-acre wonderland of mountains, fields, and streams is a world of its own.

More Dog Camp information at this location.

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