Gianluca Ferro: Announces DV Mark Artist endorsement

Active since the late '90s in the italian prog-metal scene with bands such as Time Machine, Doomsword and Arkhè, Gianluca records many albums and performs intensively in Italy and abroad.

He plays at the legendary Gods Of Metal in Milan in different occasions sharing the stage with bands such as Iron Maiden, Slayer, Slipknot, Dark Tranquillity, Testament, Rammstein, Manowar, Symphony X, Running Wild and many others. At the same time he collaborates with Kiko Loureiro (Megadeth, Angra) and Rafael Bittencourt at the album "Reviviscence" by Time Machine. While devoting himself to guitar teaching, toward the beginning of 2000 Gianluca starts working on his solo debut album, "Involution" released in 2005 and worldwide distributed by Century Media.

His solo career marks an artistic transition blending his Jazz-Fusion skills with modern metal influences and complex harmonic and rhythmic textures, exploring polyrhythms and polymeters in pristine, original vision. He then takes part to many guitar compilations, among them the prestigious "The Alchemist Vol.II" produced by liquid note together with players such as Brett Garsed, Bumblefoot, Richard Hallebeek, Terry Syrek and Doug Doppler. In 2008 he release a guitar trio album with Strings 24 with whom plays at the Peralta Auditorioum in Spain together with Patrick Rondat and, with the same line up he performs at the Guitar Day 4 in Milan together with Paul Gilbert, Mattias Eklundh.