NAME: Gus G.
PLAYING (YEARS): 12
STYLE: Heavy Metal!!
GEAR: Washburn Explorer CP 2003 guitars, Randall full stack: 2 4×12 cabinets and 200 Watt head, DR Strings: 10-13-18-28-38-50
ENDORSEMENTS: I use Washburn Guitars,Randall amplifiers and DR strings exclusively
PAST ACCOMPLISHMENTS:Participated on Yngwie Malmsteen tribute album “A guitar odyssey” in 1999. Released debut album with German power metal band MYSTIC PROPHECY in 2001,entitled “Vengeance”.(B.Mind/Crash Music) Released a solo instrumental CD through Internet label,Diginet Music on their “Guitar Masters” series in 2001. Guest appearances as soloist on CDs with bands such as Exhumation, Raise Hell,Dies Irae.
CURRENT & UPCOMING PROJECTS: I’ve just released FIREWIND debut album “Between Heaven and Hell” (Leviathan) and debut album with DREAM EVIL “DragonSlayer” (Century Media). Also,I’ve done guest solos on the upcoming releases of Old Man’s Child and Dragonland.
FAVORITE GUITARIST: Michael Schenker,Uli Jon Roth,Yngwie Malmsteen
MOST UNDERATED PLAYERS: Uli Jon Roth
BEST MUSICIAN YOU’VE EVER SEEN: Yngwie Malmsteen, Snowy Shaw whom I am also blessed to have as bandmate.
4 WORDS THAT DESCRIBES WHAT YOU WANT TO GET ACROSS IN YOUR PLAYING: Melodic,passionate,aggressive,fast!!!
YOUR HERO: Superman 🙂
ULTIMATE GOAL: To continue making my music,to become a respected musician and to tour around the world.