Paulo Barros: karma6

A couple of days leave...time for me to catch up with some new players? This time Paulo Barros. Check out the free 2 minute samples of each track from the CD, from this talented player.

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Paulo Barros was born in 1963 at Valadares, Portugal. He started playing acoustic guitar at the age of 13. He started the band Tarantula in 1982 Tarantula, with the band recorded their debut in 1987. As well as playing guitar Paulo had a number of day jobs working in restaurants, offices and construction.

Tarantula became popular and Paulo was able to become a full time musician. He also took up guitar teaching and in the early nineties preformed several guitar clinics some of them with Steve Vai, Jennifer Batten, Billy Sheehan, Michael Angelo and jammed with artist from Bill Bruford's and Paco de Lucia's touring line up.

Paulo and his brother set up a recording studio and Paul released "Vintage" in 1998.

later in 2003 Paulo Barros released "GEMINI" is a hard rock / AOR album. Paulo has also completed Karma:6 and the complete CD is available for free download.