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Joe Satriani announces The Shockwave UK Tour 2015

Legendary artist and performer and the hardest working guitarist in the business, Joe Satriani, is proud to announce “The Shockwave UK Tour” which will take in nine dates from 1st November 2015.

The highly anticipated tour promotes Joe’s upcoming new studio album, and will also be the first time since he last toured the UK with his critically acclaimed "Unstoppable Momentum" album in 2013.

Gus G. - “I Am the Fire” solo album in Spring 2014

Guitar virtuoso Gus G., well known in the Metal and Rock universe for his outstanding work as member of Ozzy Osbourne's band and as leader of his own group Firewind, has announced the signing of a new solo-artist contract with longtime international partners Century Media records in order to co-operate on his debut solo-release entitled "I Am the Fire" for the Spring of 2014.
 

Dario Lorina - Dario Lorina

Dario Lorina, made a name from him at first touring with the late Warrant singer Jani Lane and in recent year as the steady guitarist in Lizzy Borden with whom he’s toured all over the world in recent years. On his first solo CD, for none other than Mike Varney’s, Shrapnel Records, the company that spearheaded the guitarist virtuoso revolution in the 80s, being responsible for discovering and delivering to the masses some of the biggest names of the genre, here he’s given a chance to unfurl his talents.
 

Antonello Giliberto - The Mansion of Lost Souls

Antonello Giliberto is a new & young Italian guitarist from Siracusa. After years of studying & seminars with some great guitarists of our time he ended up with the style that’s fitting him best. Having some major influences by the neo-classical “maestro” Yngwie Malmsteen as well as Ritchie Blackmore, Vinnie Moore, Tony MacAlpine, Joe Stump & Jason Becker among others, he completed his first solo attempt.
 

Joe Satriani launches video for A Door Into Summer

Guitarist Joe Satriani has launched a video for his new single “A Door Into Summer” taken from his new 2013 album “Unstoppable Momentum”.  
 
The video features exclusive footage from the famed Skywalker Ranch in Marin County, California, where Joe recorded the new album with Mike Keneally, Vinnie Colaiuta and Chris Chaney.
 
The video is directed by Jon Luini and Arthur Rosato for Chime Interactive.  
 
Watch the video below...

Todd Grubbs releases two new albums

One of the most talented and innovative guitarists to emerge from Florida, Todd Grubbs has released two new albums digitally in March 2013 - "Best Of The Guests" and "Toddities volume 2". Todd Grubbs, who studied at Berklee College of Music, has been voted ‘Most Outstanding Guitarist’ at the Tampa Bay Music Awards, as well as winning the ‘Most Outstanding Video’ two consecutive years in a row. His guitar prowess has been touted by critics and fans worldwide, and can be witnessed on all his solo albums. Todd has surrounded himself with an array of legendary music artists and musicians which is the inspiration behind the album "Best of The Guests".

Joe Satriani - Unstoppable Momentum on May 6th

Legendary performer and the hardest working guitarist in the business, Joe Satriani confirms the release of his 14th studio album, “Unstoppable Momentum” in the UK on Monday May 6 (U.S. release is Tuesday May 7) through Epic Records/Sony Music UK. The album was recorded at Skywalker Sound in San Francisco and was produced by Satriani and Mike Fraser (AC/DC).
 
The new album features an amazing array of talented players including: Vinnie Colauita (Sting, Jeff Beck) on drums, Chris Chaney (Janes Addiction) on bass and Mike Keneally (Dethklok) on keyboards.