Guitar Player Magazine - Guitar Hero Competition
By Michael Ball - Harmony Central
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Harmony Central video coverage of the Guitar Player Magazine - Guitar Hero Competition in San Francisco, CA on September 23rd, 2006.
|1||CleanVideoEdward Degenaro Interview||We spoke with Ed before the show about his playing history, his fretless guitar, stealing Jaco licks, and burning cellos!||12/1/2006||Free||View in iTunes|
|2||CleanVideoJoe Cefalu Interview||Here's our exclusive interview with contestant Joe Cefalu backstage at Guitar Hero 2006.||12/1/2006||Free||View in iTunes|
|3||CleanVideoDavid Powers Performance - 2nd Runner Up||Born and raised in the suburb of Westchester on the outskirts of New York City, David Powers has been a part of the tri-state music scene for quite some time, and has performed more than 500 gigs at some of the area's best venues. With influences that inc||10/12/2006||Free||View in iTunes|
|4||CleanVideoNathan Hahn Performance||Nathan Hahn began playing guitar at age 13, trying to sound like the rock bands he heard on the radio. His parents bought him his first electric guitar for his 14th birthday, and he spent a good deal of the next few years learning various alternative rock||10/10/2006||Free||View in iTunes|
|5||CleanVideoSergei Roudzinski Performance||Sergei Roudzinski was born in Leningrad, USSR, in January 1964. He first picked up guitar at the age of four, but really got interested when he was 16—practicing for up to 20 hours a day on his timing and picking technique. There were no method books or||10/10/2006||Free||View in iTunes|
|6||CleanVideoAnton Tsygankov Performance||Anton Tsygankov was born in Moscow, Russia, and is the son of an accomplished composer. He started to play music when he was 4, and began playing electric guitar at 14. In 1996, Tsygankov entered Gnesin's Musical College, and graduated in 2001 as a guitar||10/10/2006||Free||View in iTunes|
|7||CleanVideoRon Locurto Performance||Ron LoCurto has been a student of the guitar for more than 25 years. Cutting his teeth on heavy, guitar-driven rock—and studying jazz and classical guitar in college—he has forged his own unique style that encompasses all types of music from around th||10/10/2006||Free||View in iTunes|
|8||CleanVideoJoe Cefalu Performance||Joe Cefalu was born in quiet suburbia on Long Island, New York. When he was 11, however, his family moved to the mean streets of Brooklyn, and into an apartment above a nightclub owned and operated by the mob. Cefalu witnessed many strange and interesting||10/10/2006||Free||View in iTunes|
|9||CleanVideoEdward Degenaro Performance||Edward DeGenaro is a fusion guitarist whose “Nude Guitars” sound—a unique mix of bebop and metal stylings mixed with a whole lot of the DeGenaro personality—has been compared to the works of Scott Henderson, Frank Gambale, and Steve Vai. DeGenaro'||10/10/2006||Free||View in iTunes|
|10||CleanVideoJoshua Karickhoff Performance Video||Joshua Karickhoff is not your average 15 year old. The guitarist/vocalist for the band Bluefire, Karickhoff is the oldest of three boys, and is an A student who has been home schooled since the first grade. In 1998, Karickhoff picked up his first guitar,||10/10/2006||Free||View in iTunes|