And once again, theze are some of the most technical, fastest, melodic lead guitarist in the world.
This Is Shredding, Vol. 2
The Shrapnel sound has survived nearly three decades and many of the today s great young metal bands got their inspiration from the artists on this second volume, also the labels back catalog is enjoying a renaissance of interest in this important guitar oriented music.
1. Y.R.O. Racer X – Paul Gilbert
2. The Thinking Machine – Vinnie Moore
3. Sky Rider – Borislav Mitic
4. Images Cacophony – Marty Friedman & Jason Becker
5. Ripped To Shreds – George Bellas
6. Overseas Evolution – Tony MacAlpine
7. Acid Lips – Richie Kotzen
8. Stand Yer Ground – Darren Housholder
9. Nothin But Pickin – Scott Stine
10. Country Boy With Some Rope – Derek Taylor
11. Slap Crackle & Pop – Todd Duane
12. The Death Of Ludwig II – Bernd Steidl
If you think This is Shredding Vol. 1 was a masterpiece of guitar shred… Then U ain’t seen or heard nuthin’ yet! This is Shredding Vol. 2 will definately and once again turn, twist, and spiral your earz… All the while, wrap’n and sqeeze’n your brainz inside out w/ musical notes like you’ve never heard them before… With Shrapnel Record Label owner Mike Varney’s understanding of these type of xtreme musicians & guitar playerz and their super musical abilities, he has successfully paired these young “shredders” with some of the best musicians in the world. Furthermore, giving these young katz a chance to be heard by the masses. The production and mastering are second to none of course… The songwriting seems to be a little more melodic then Vol. 1 with a brighter and richer sound.
Parting Shot: The songs, the players, and the overall project has been well thought out and is a great compilation of tunes for newbies and veteran shred headz alike. And once again, theze are some of the most technical, fastest, melodic lead guitarist in the world. Simply put… THEZE GUYZ TAKE NO PRIZONERZ !!!