New: guitar player magazine guitar superstar 2009 competition opens


Guitar Player Magazine's 2009 Guitar Superstar Competition is open to guitar players of all ages and styles who believe they have what it takes to earn the title of "Guitar Superstar."

Ten finalists will be chosen by the staff of Guitar Player Magazine to face-off in front of sold out crowd and a panel of celebrity judges at the 2009 Guitar Superstar event on September 12, 2009 in Northern CA.

Two nights' hotel room/tax plus airfare will be paid for by Guitar Player for each of the ten finalists. Any additional expenses are the responsibility of the finalist.

One transcendent guitarist will be named as Guitar Player's 2009 Guitar Superstar, and will receive a feature story in Guitar Player magazine, free gear, and some other one-of-a-kind prizes (TBA).

Previous celebrity judges include guitar greats such as Joe Satriani, Steve Lukather, Elliot Easton, Nuno Bettencourt, and Greg Howe.

Please note: If you are a guitar player in a band, you may submit your band's EPK to be considered for the Guitar Superstar Competition. Regardless of whether you're a solo artist or part of a band, you will be prompted during the submission process to submit an mp3 of your best track(s).

Gig Listing: Guitar Player Magazine's 2009 Guitar Superstar Competition Category: Songwriting Competitions
Date & Location: Sep 12, 2009 - San Francisco, CA USA
Genres: All Genres Accepted
Average Attendance: 501-1000 Promoter: Guitar Player
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