Watch: Live premieres the second series of PRS’ Long Distance

The interview series features, like the first, some huge names. Live: PRS, one of the partners of the groundbreaking virtual guitar show, took the opportunity to give an in-depth preview of the second series of its Long Distance show.

Long Distance debuted earlier this year, and featured remote interviews between Paul Reed Smith himself and the likes of Alex Lifeson, Mark Tremonti, Steve Vai, and many more. It was, of course, kickstarted by the global pandemic that meant face-to-face interviews suddenly became impossible. The show was another example of finding the positives, which the PRS team spoke to us about ahead of the show.

“Our product development cycle has also been disrupted, but that has allowed us to give everything more consideration,” PRS’ director of marking Judith Schaefer told us. “2020 has been surreal, but with everything we have experienced (or not experienced), we have tried to learn. We have tried to keep asking ourselves where we can find the positives while we deal with the negatives, and we are trying to take those lessons to make a better future.”

This second series will see Paul interview names such as Paul Reed Smith, Jimmy Herring, Tim Mahoney, Vernon Reid, Rhonda Smith, Boscoe France, John Mayer and Carlos Santana. Take a look at the preview above.

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