Jeff Loomis: Target Audience interview and first week sales

Guitarist Jeff Loomis of Nevermore fame discusses his 7-string style, his signature guitars by Schecter, how he warms up, and what aspects of technique and playing in a band he considers most important.

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"Plains Of Oblivion", the second solo album from former NEVERMORE guitarist Jeff Loomis, sold 2,900 copies in the United States in its first week of release to debut at position No. 179 on The Billboard 200 chart. The effort landed at No. 2 on the Top New Artist Albums (Heatseekers) chart, which lists the best-selling albums by new and developing artists, defined as those who have never appeared in the Top 100 of The Billboard 200.

Jeff Loomis Interview 04-16-2012