Rick Renstrom: the fire within

Rick Renstrom performing with Rob Rock on "In The Night" from his album "Rage Of Creation". The video was Rob's irst live show in Europe (Ennepetal, December 2000).

Rob Rock - In The Night

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Opus Lix

Very inspiring YouTube video of Rick Renstrom in full flow.

Rick Renstrom started playing guitar at the age of fifteen, after seeing Yngwie Malmsteen on a TV special. When he was sixteen, he attended the University of Akron majoring in music. Rick studied classical guitar, jazz guitar, theory, composition and overall musicianship.

Rick Renstrom musical influences are Yngwie J. Malmsteen, Ritchie Blackmore, Uli Jon Roth, Al DiMeola, Andy LaRocque, Ronni Le Tekro, Bach and Mozart.

Rick has won the "Best Lead Guitarist" at the 1996 CFMA Awards, 1998 won the M.A.R.S. Guitar challenge and 2001 recieved "Best Metal Guitarist" at the Orlando Metal Awards. As a result Rick has signed with Mascot Records for all of Europe.

You can audio ">listen to or order his CD "Untill the Bitter End " online