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Jan 27th 2015

Michael Wilton at NAMM with Steve Kenkman of Select A Head.

Dec 26th 2014

PRE-ORDER the new album from Queensrÿche. Plus bonus content and special packages. Order it here!

Aug 26th 2014

'Soulbender II' Pre-Orders start today!

There are some cool limited edition bundles so grab them up while you can! Here is the link.

Aug 21st 2014

New Soulbender!

Preorder here!

July 27th 2014

Whip's Bar & Grill

coming soon....

Whips bar and Grill, Michael Wilton

May 4th 2014

Whip will be making a guest appearance on May 17th and playing with Pamela Moore and Ronny Munroe at Studio Seven in Seattle WA. He is also promoting Whip Ale too!

Pamela Moore, Ronny Munroe, Michael Wilton

Feb 23rd 2014

Happy Birthday Whip!

Nov 18th 2013

Dueling Guitar Solo and The Needle Lies
Hampton Beach Casino, NH 11/16/13

watch it on youtube here

Oct 8th 2013

Video Premiere: Queensrÿche – Redemption!. Click here.

Sept 1st 2013

Looking for 'Soulbender' CD's? Some of the last Soulbender CD's are at Northwest Guitars in Bellevue WA (425)284-1960

June 25th 2013

Queensryche's new self titled CD is NOW AVAILABLE IN STORES!!!!!! Pick up the deluxe version of our new album at your local Best Buy for $11.99 or at Walmart for $10.00 - including both U.S. and Canada! Make sure to take a photo of you with the album and tag it with #Queensryche!!!

June 17th 2013

Listen to the Live Stream of their ENTIRE album posted up on the Official Queensrÿche Website. Click here.

May 26th 2013

Michael Wilton will stop by Metalholic Radio to talk about the band’s re-birth with new vocalist Todd La Torre and tapping into the classic signature of Queensrÿche‘s sound. Tune in at 5pm PST – 8 EST

May 6th 2013

Pre-Order the new 'Queensrÿche(Deluxe Edition) CD + Shirt + Autographed Poster' package here!


Here is an interview with Whip by Jack Antonio of Insane Realm Radio

Here is a link to hear the full version of Queensryche's 'Redemption' on Youtube!


Tune in to Sirius/XM Monday night at 7PM EST/4PM PST to Ozzy's Boneyard (Channel 38) or Eddie Trunk Live/Trunk Nation (Channel 39) to hear the full version of "Redemption" for the first time anywhere!


Happy Birthday Whip!


Sat 26th 1:00 p.m. - Dean Markley with Nick Catanese of Black Label Society

Sat 26th 4:00 p.m. - ESP guitars with Stephen Carpenter of the Deftones and George Lynch


Michael Wilton will take part in a meet-and-greet at Naked Dave's Music in Tempe, Arizona on December 29 between 5:00 p.m. and 6:00 p.m.


Queensrÿche In The Studio!


Queensrÿche's 2013 Album Teaser


Michael Wilton playing at Chinook Winds - Lincoln City, OR 10/19/12. Photos by Savoia Digital Concert Photography.


Here is another rare un-released Wratchet Head demo tracks "Defy". Enjoy!! Listen to it here.


Here is one of the rare un-released Wratchet Head demo tracks "Doomsday", originally slated to be the B-side of "Coming For You". Listen to it here.


Thank you to all those who attended the half way jam. A major achievement for a first headline show. Todd kicked ass barring technical issues a real trooper.


Queensryche is continuing forward without vocalist Geoff Tate, who will be replaced by Crimson Glory singer Todd La Torre. Read more about this here.


Rising West 'Queen of the Reich' video from Friday's (June 7th) show is here. Credit for the video and photo below goes to Savoia Digital Concert Photography!


Rising West photo by Savoia Digital Concert Photography! Video clips of the show will be posted here.





Happy Birthday Whip!




2012 Namm schedule:
-Friday January 20th (2:00pm) at the Dean Markley booth
- Saturday January 21st ESP booth (3:45)
-Also on Saturday the 21st Planet Waves (1:00pm)
Hope to see you there!



Get your Whip Ale hoodie today! They are now up for sale at RatPak Records, and are in very limited quantity! Included in the purchase is a limited edition Whip Ale poster and laminate as well! click here.


New Whip Mixi page! Michael's friend Hiromi Brezina has put up a new 'Mixi' page for Japanese fan's all over the world. You can check it out here!



Michael Wilton is a guest artist on Ronny Munroe's new cd 'Lords of the Edge'. Check it out here.





Picture of the week



This weeks 'Photo of the week' was submitted by Mark Kehne a.k.a. JetCity62.. Thanks Mark!


Two interviews with Michael Wilton that you may want to check out. The first is with Guitar World, you can read it here. The second is with Guitar International, you can read that one here.






Michael Wilton's message regarding Queensryche's May 6th show in Seattle WA :

"Unfortunately I will not be able to perform with QR at the May 6th benefit show for the Northwest Youth Music Education program as it is my daughters college graduation that night! Sorry folks!"