Friday, 12 February 2010

Uli Tisch-Rottensteiner: wins the 700,000 views screen grab competition!

Looks like I got one winner for my screen grab competition... the 700,000 views logo... and a big thanks to featured guitar player Uli Tisch-Rottensteiner who grabbed the event and posted it to me! You sir just need to contact me and select a CD of you choice from Amazon (subject to availability) and that CD will be winging it's way to you!

Északi Szabolcs: funky improv

background improv. Északi Szabolcs

News: orange amps 110 new endorsee's ... was one of them you?

I'm interested to know if any Truth In Shredding players got picked up by Orange amps as an endorsee.... post you comments are use my form.

Press Release – February 2010

Orange Amps signs over 110 New Endorsee’s

Orange Amps are proud to announce over hundred and ten new endorsees have been signed. Coming from both sides of the Atlantic, the new endorsees include some of the best new and up and coming bands as well as the more established ones across all genres.

Added to the list of endorsees are Mastodon (Grammy nominated and 2009 Billboard Top 20 Album), The Gallows (Kerrang! 2007 Best British New Comer Winner), The Veronicas (2009 Billboard Top 20 Single), My Chemical Romance (2009 Grammy Nomination), and The Gas Light Anthem (Kerrang! 2009 Best International New Comer) to name but a few.

Orange amps are the preferred choice of guitar and bass amps of these and many more artists including Jimmy Page, Oasis, Madonna, Magic Numbers, Kaiser Chiefs and Travis. Orange Amps welcome the new artists to their roster and proudly announce the following guitarists and bass players are using their amps;

Dandy Warhols (Peter Holmström)
Dead By Sunrise (Amir Derakh, Ryan Shuck, Brandon Belsky)
Dillinger Escape Plan (Jeff Tuttle)
DOWN (Pepper Keenan, Kirk Windstein)
LIVE (Chad Taylor)
Mastodon (Brent Hinds)
Sparklehorse (Mark Linkous)
The Strokes (Nick Valensi)
The Veronicas (Mike Sherman)
The Gallows (Stuart Gill-Ross / Laurent Barnard)
Bring me The Horizon ( Lee Malia, Matt Keen )
The Ataris (Bryan Nelson)
Britney Spears ( Tech - John "Badge" Chidley and guitarist - "Natural" ( Johnny Najera ) 
Attack Attack! (Neil Starr, Will Davies)
You me at Six (Chris Miller, Max Heler )
The Automatic (James Frost)
The Blackout (Matthew Davis)
Sweethead (Eddie Nappie)
The Gaslight Anthem (Alex Rosamilia)
The Horrors (Rhys Webb)
My Chemical Romance (Frank Lero)
My Bloody Valentine (Steven Joyce)
Outcry Collective (Robert Pryor)
Placebo (Brian Molko)

Milan Polak: Alternate picking run covering the whole fretboard

Milan Polak Lick #12 - Alternate picking run covering the whole fretboard

News: Happy Birthday to me

Thanks for all the birthday wishes!


Yoger Mucci.-Mi primer Stop Motion (Feliz cumpleaños)

Mark McGuigan: shred this... pick a top 5 but I’ve found that virtually impossible

Mark McGuigan says:
I confess, I was going to try and pick a top 5 but I’ve found that virtually impossible!
No idea how the judges are going to manage it
hop on over to Mark's blog to check out his current selection: http://www.markmcguigan.com/2010/02/11/shred-this-too-competition-my-faves/

This Marks very own super hot solo for the competition

Mark McGuigan - Shred This Too!