NAME: Mike Campese
PLAYING (YEARS): 17
STYLE:Rock Fusion,acoustic and electric.Instrumental and vocal.
GEAR: Tom Anderson electric guitars,Ovation Acoustics,Mesa Boogie amps,Marshall cabs and Mesa cabinet.TC-Electronic G-force,etc.
ENDORSEMENTS: Mesa Boogie
CURRENT & UPCOMING PROJECTS: Currently performing with my trio.Opening for National acts,etc.Released 2 solo cds “Total Freedom” and “Full Circle”.Working on a 3rd solo release.
FAVORITE GUITARIST: I dont really have a Favorite Guitarist but i do like Hendrix,Eric Johnson,Vai,Scott Henderson.etc.
MOST UNDERATED PLAYERS: Theres alot to add,heres a couple.Gary Moore,Jason Becker etc.
BEST MUSICIAN YOU’VE EVER SEEN: I would say for guitarists it would have to be Stanley Jordan.Also Eric Johnson or Steve Vai.
FOUR WORDS THAT BEST DESCRIBES WHAT YOU WANT TO GET ACROSS IN YOUR PLAYING: I want to get across the versatility,the emotion,technique,melody,etc.
YOUR HERO: Dont really have a Hero,But i do admire Hendrix,Paganini etc
ULTIMATE GOAL: To get my Music heard World Wide and Make a mark in the Music world.