Sunday, 10 April 2011

Fabrizio Leo,Joop Wolters: musikmesse meeting of the minds!

Thanks to Guglielmo Malusardi, I had the good fortune to catch up with Fabrizio Leo,Joop Wolters on the FGN / TRex stand at Musikmesse 2011. These two guys can really rip up the fretboard.

News: Son of Gonan? The longest guitar ever?!?!

boner guitars

Greg Howe: new facebook fan page

Let's see if we can convert everyone over to the new Facebook page and get over the 10,000 friend mark. Click "Like". The person who hits 5,000 gets a free online 1 hour webcam lesson with Greg. The person who hits 10,000 will get a free guitar signed by Greg. Please pass the message on to everyone as Greg greatly appreciates his fans and intends to do much more interacting.

Maciej Jamiołkowski: Far away - original tune from Poland

Maciej Jamiołkowski - Far away!

Muris Varajic, Emir Hot, Damjan Pejcinoski,Dragianni: OMIS 2011 - comfortably numb

Varajić, Pejčinoski, Hot & Dragianni (OGF 2011.)

Bryan Baker: Telephone series

The sixth installment of Telephone's weekly "Mid-Week Freak" video series, which features the band rehearsing for their upcoming Los Angeles performances and residency, as well as their Summer tour of the Southern US.

This week's installment features the new song "Train Jumper", which the band will performing live regularly, and will be recording later this year.

A new installment of the "Mid-Week Freak" video series will be added each Wednesday morning, so look for em'!!!

Bryan Baker: Telephone series

Joop Wolters: Biosphere

line6 hd300 plexi leadsound..


Mistheria: Keytar Masterclass

Learn, play and enjoy your Keytar as no one! Mistheria will give you all his knowledge and expercience to let you be the star on stage ... master your Keytar! Advanced techniques, expression, controls, sound, skills, tips & tricks (1 video lesson 50 min.)

Available on

Mistheria - Keytar Masterclass [DEMO]

Rusty Cooley,Misha Mansoor: Interviews Periphery

Rusty Interviews Periphery

Sam Coulson: Autumn Leaves - duet for one

Autumn Leaves, Guitar Duet - Sam Coulson

Steve Senes: Black EC1000 - intense shred mode!

Steve Senes - Black EC1000 Demo INTENSE SHRED!!!!!!

Alex Hutchings: Laney Ironheart demo MusikMesse 2011

This is from the Laney stand at the musikmesse. Alex tested the full versatility of this product. The guys from Laney were awesome through out. Great stand, lots of help if you need it and some of the best players on the planet... great to see Alex Hutchings joining that line up.

MusikMesse 2011 - Laney Ironheart

Geoff Whitehorn: Hughes & Kettner MusikMesse 2011

Geoff Whitehorn in full flow, a real tone master! I caught Geoff Whitehorn on Saturday morning, very tasteful playing.

MusikMesse 2011 - Hughes & Kettner

Ichirou Minami: Kreisler's Schon Rosmarin

He watched the concert of a certain great master violinist last year. The great master played this song. He was impressed, and he tried the play famous piece of music of Kreisler by the electric guitar, too The back-track is our original MIDI file. He is 14 years old now.

Kreisler's Schon Rosmarin by the Electric guitar

Anusorn Jeekeeree: Extreme Alternate picking lick

Extre Lick Alternate picking in Em

Allen Van Wert: insane licks and how to create them/

This has a unique sound and is tricky. I show how I work on things. I came up with this on the fly and quickly attempt to develop it.

Lick of the day Rolling Pinky Repeat

plus a blues shred lick lesson

Lick of the day Blues Shred Lick

Paulo Pacheco: Fuhrmann Vintage High Gain demo

Fuhrmann :: Vintage na lata Test HIGH GAIN by:Paulo Pacheco---19Years Old

Neil Zaza: "Purple Rain"

This is a version of Neil Zaza doing Prince's "Purple Rain" live at the Hard Rock Cafe (Pittsburgh) on April 8, 2011.

Neil Zaza-Guitar
Walter Cerasani-Bass
Garrett Janos-Drums

For more info on Neil please visit:

Neil Zaza "Purple Rain" Hard Rock Cafe-Pittsburgh

Matthew Mills: acoustic music

This is a video of Matthew Mills playing some acoustic tracks from his upcoming all acoustic guitar album and a cover of Al Di Meola's Mediterranean Sundance
there is a seperate site dedicated to Matthew Mills acoustic guitar playing

Matthew Mills acoustic music

Patrick Amar: featured in GuitarExtreme Magazine

GuitarExtreme Magazine featuring our Guitar Solo Contest winner Patrick Amar ! In this photo: Ludovic Egraz, Laurie Monk , Franck Karmattitude , Atma Anur, Cyril Achard and Patrick Amar... Well deserved article goes to the winner of the competition in the well respected French Music Journal GuitarExtreme Magazine. Patrick Amar gets to solo on the upcoming super release from Guitar Euroshop dot com. A special thanks to Franck for organising the competition.

t-cophony: Another tapping harmonics

Another tapping harmonics by T-cophony

Enzo Ferlazzo: tribute to Jason Becker

Enzo Ferlazzo playing the solo of Black cat (Cacophony)

Thomas Blug, Leonard Pospichal: Hughes & Kettner Musikmesse Frankfurt 2011

Leonard Hughes & Kettner Musikmesse Frankfurt 2011

Leonard & Thomas Blug Hughes & Kettner Musikmesse Frankfurt 2011

Matte Johansson: Crank it like Gus G

Matte Johansson - FIREWIND - Crank it like Gus G. (CONTEST)

Daniel Realpe: demos from first solo album

This is one of the solos for the song "Never ending wave of change" from my first solo album Compulsive, Download the album now on CDBaby and get your free backing tracks from it:
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Sweep picking solo - Never ending wave of change

Speed picking solo - Frenetic Frankenstein

Simon Mogensen: Hufschmid Albinodroid Guitar competition

Hufschmid Albinodroid - Simon Mogensen

Hufschmid Albinodroid Guitar competition

Muris Varajic: Omiš Guitar Fest 2011

Muris Varajić (Omiš Guitar Fest 2011.)

Damjan Pejcinoski: Omiš Guitar Fest 2011

Damjan Pejčinoski (Omiš Guitar Fest 2011.)

Eric Gales: a storm's coming from that sound cloud!

Eric Gales is on Sound Cloud catch up with the players rocking gutsy style:

Plastic Girl by Eric Gales

Black Day - DEMO - 2011 REMASTER by Eric Gales

On the Wings of Rock and Roll by Eric Gales

Joop Wolters: inspired.

Joop took a day trip to the Musikmesse... went home again and played this new jam... obviously still buzzing from the amazing day!


Richard Hallebeek: RHP II in production

Richard Hallebeek:
Finishing up charts.. well, somebody's gotta do the dirty work ;-) Hitting the studio may 1st with Bas and Frans recording my new album Richard Hallebeek Project II. Lots of special guests joining in on the fun...looking forward! Sebastiaan Cornelissen... Happy and proud to be playing with my favorite drummer!

Tom Quayle,George Marios: T42 strikes back, sledge hammer blows of rock fusion

Tom Quayle and George Marios Jamming

Tony Levin: stick man


Christophe Godin,Ivan Rougny: PureMusic Acoustic clinic

Christophe Godin well known for his humourous forays into eclectic, electric metal fusion, shows that the master of morth can also spank the acoustic plank!

Christophe Godin & Ivan Rougny clinic PureMusic Acoustic 1 Laney Godin

Oisin Boyd: cooking up some air molecules

look at him forcing his will on unsuspecting air molecules

Tom Richardson: Suhr Mega Jam - Martin Miller Solo

Hey Martin check this out!

Suhr Mega Jam - Martin Miller Solo cover by Tom Richardson

Dragianni: OGF master class

OGF - Dragianni masterclass

Sunny Dsouza: Xotic Custom Shop XS-2

Sunny Dsouza - Xotic Custom Shop XS-2

Greg Howe, Stu Hamm: Argentina dates added to tour.

May 14th Vladivostok, Russia Fabrika
May 15th Vladivostok, Russia Primorye Regional Philharmonic HallMay 16th Nakhodka, Russia Cat N'CloverMay 18th Moscow, Russia Private Party
Clinic sponsored by DiMarzio and D'Addario
June 25th Las Vegas, NV Sam Ash Music Store

July 21st Milford, CT National Guitar Workshop
Sept. 8th Buenos Aires, Argentina Teatro ND AteneoSept. 10th Rosario, Argentina Teatro Metropolitan
Sept. 9th Buenos Aires, Argentina Auditorio del PilarSept. 10th Rosario, Argentina Teatro Metropolitan

all tour dates

Jennifer Batten: tap star gets her own Reverbnation

Jennifer Batten played guitar touring with Michael Jackson for ten years, followed by 3 years with British guitar legend Jeff Beck.
She's released 3 solo CD's and has been touring on her own performing a one woman "Guitar Cinema Show" in synch with self made films, for several years.
She's authored two music books, an instructional DVD, and a DVD companion to her latest CD release "Whatever"