Tom Quayle,Rick Graham: Guitar Idol Live just a few weeks away.

Guitar Idol Live, the premier global guitar talent contest, has announced the twelve finalists for 2011 Guitar Idol Final. They have been chosen from over a thousand original entries, from all over the world – Singapore, Guatemala, Chile, Canada, Israel, Romania, Russia, Germany, France, Italy and the UK and represent all types of guitar playing and music. There will be amazing acoustic players, serious shredders, brilliant blues guitarists, melodic metal maestros, as well as fabulous funk groove masters and much, much more. There is something for everyone.

The Guitar Idol Live Final is part of Lick Library Live, and will be held on December 4th at the Relentless Garage, Islington, London, N5 1RD between 3.00pm and 10.30pm. Tickets are priced only £15 and includes a free Lick Library DVD worth over £20 from a selection including Learn to Play Gary Moore, Van Halen, Rolling Stones, Steve Vai, Lick Library Quick Licks and other guitar techniques DVDs!!

The Lick Library live performances and master classes have also been finalised. They Include Lick Library’s co-founder and guitarist extraordinaire, Stuart Bull, the planet’s top shredder, Andy James, former Joe Satriani pupil, Danny Gill, the accomplished Mike Casswell, and one of the UK’s top rock guitarist Jamie Humphries. Plus Tom Quayle, former Guitar Idol contestant, Lick Library and Guitar Interactive contributor will also be performing and holding a free clinic. Also joining in the fun will be popular online guitar tutor Rick Graham. To check out the full details and availability go to Get your ticket soon; the master classes are almost sold out!

Want to get involved in another way? Bring your guitar and take part in the Guitaraoke Jam Competition. Get on stage with some of the Lick Library team, your performance will be recorded and the best one will win a prize and be published on line. Jam tracks will available before the event – keep checking the website to download and practice before you come.

Lick Library are planning loads more cool fun stuff so keep checking the website to keep fully up to date with this exciting, fully interactive live show at to