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Ethos Overdrive Links
LINKS
THOMAS TIBERI
Composer/Performer/Producer" New Rock/Blues/Funk/Jazz album being released fall 2012, under the name "Lil' Howlin' Tom".
http://www.myspace.com/thomasmusicsound



JON HERINGTON
On the new release "Time On My Hands", long-time Steely Dan guitarist Jon Herington steps forward to showcase his brilliant soloing chops like never before. The long awaited release, reflects the bluesy, driving rock that had its gestation in the club scene. Purchase his album at:
www.JonHerington.com


VINNIE ZUMMO

Best known for his 7 years with the Joe Jackson Band. Recently he has returned to the band to play on Joe's new release "DUKE". VZ, as his friends call him, is also known for his eclectisim. He has carved out a loyal fan base for his series of Swinging Guitar Sounds of Young America albums. Vinnie does a lot of cyber sessions, TV & movie writing, and NYC session work. He produces Indie artists, Hip Hop drum loop sample CDs for Zero G & his VERY eclectic jazz trio-- plays to SRO crowds in NYC and across the country.
WWW.REVERBNATION.COM/VINNIEZUMMO





BOB SHIMIZU
Jazz Guitarist/Composer/Recording Artist
"First and Monroe" Album released 2011
www.bobshimizu.com




BARBIE ALMALBIS HONASAN
Singer/Songwriter/Recording Artist
Barbie lives in the Philppines. Her latest album "Goodbye My Shadow", was released in 2011. 2006 Winner of PARI 19th Awit Awards "Best Performance by a Female Recording Artist for her song "Just a Smile."
http://barbiealmalbis.com/home/



MATT MARSHAK
Performer/Recording Artist /Contemporary Smooth Jazz
Albums: "Urban Folktales" released March 2011,  "Family Funktion" released '09.  Top 30 Jazz song "On The Rocks".  Opened for Bob James, Spyro Gyra, and Dave Koz.  Performs at the Berks Jazz Fest.
www.mattmarshak.com
http://www.cdbaby.com/cd/MattMarshak1




PETER LINTON
Lead guitar player for Merrie Amsterburg, winner of two Boston Music Awards and a JAM Magazine Award.  "Clementine and Other Stories" released in 2009, is a collection of traditional American songs,
un-traditionally interpreted.  Previous CDs "Season of Rain" and "Little Steps" were listed in the Top Ten Albums of the Year by: Boston Globe, Boston Herald and Rolling Stone.
www.myspace.com/merrieamsterburg





DAN'S CHELSEA GUITARS
A great place to buy boutique gear.  Located on West 23rd Street in New York City.  See photo page. 
www.chelseaguitars.com




GE SMITH
Through his six hit-making years with Hall & Oates, his decade-long run as Saturday Night Live bandleader and his touring stints with Bob Dylan, GE Smith is widely hailed as a modern master of the Telecaster.
www.gesmith.com



MIKE PACHELLI
Performer / International Recording Artist / Producer
5 time Gold/Platinum RIAA award winner.  New Album released in 2012 "MEETING POINT" Mp3 posted on preamp page. 

Touring credits include: Brother Jack McDuff, Albert King, Michael Sembello, Phil Keaggy and Frank Stallone. Currently on tour with French Pop Star Jeanne Mas.
http://www.mikepachelli.com/fr_home.cfm
http://www.mikepachelli.com/





FABRIZO DI GREGORIO
Performing Artist /Guitarist
Friend of Benedetto Guitars.  See his video playing through the Benedetto Bambino model and the Ethos.
www.youtube.com/watch?v=UkrlzRFGuLA





TOMO FUJITA 
Performer / Recording Artist
Faculty member at Berklee College of Music in Boston.
John Mayer and Eric Krasno are his former students.
New CD "Pure" released April 2010
"Accelerate Your Guitar Playing" (DVD with booklet)           "Instant Guitar" (Book and CD)
"Right Place, Right Time" (CD 2007)
www.tomofujita.com





EHSAAN NOORANI
Award winning Film Composer in Bombay, India.  Lead guitarist for the Shankar-Ehsaan-Loy Trio, and Brand Ambassador for Fender.
www.ehsaannoorani.com
www.shankarehsaanloy.com




LONI SPECTOR
Amp Show Producer and Owner of Lap Dancer Guitars.
www.ampshow.com
www.lapdancerguitars.com





PAUL ASBELL

Performer / Recording Artist / University Instructor
New Kilimanjaro CD "Homecoming" released January 2009.
 
www.paulasbell.com




HENRY KAISER
Performer / Recording Artist / Producer
"One of the 'first generation' of the American free improvisers."  Produces and contributes to a large
number of recorded projects.
www.henrykaiser.net




LIME
Guitarist / Performer / Recording Artist
Currently living in Melbourne, Australia.  His album "Living in the Lower Frequencies" can be purchased via his website.  www.amancalledlime.com


 
TIM LERCH
Performer / Teacher at Roberts Music Institute in Washington state with Don Mock and Jay Roberts.          "The Tim Lerch Trio Live at Emerald City Guitars", DVD released April 2011.  In addition to the Trio, he performs with Lee Oskar and Friends, John Stowell, Danny Vernon and the D'villes, Lenny Epps and Soul Revue.
www.TimLerch.com



RODNEY GENE JR.
Session Musician/Producer/Performing-Touring Artist Artist Development.  Austin, Texas.
www.rodneygene.com
Rodney Gene/Youtube Video




DARYL JAHNKE
One of Canada's Premiere Guitarists.
www.myspace.com/darylJahnke



PATRICK YANDALL
Guitarist /International Recording Artist/ Producer.
He used his Ethos when recording two albums released in 2010: "One Hour Blues" and "The Window".  His single "Tower of Soul" #1 on the Smooth Jazz Charts.  Lifeswork Entertainment Jazz Artist of the Year 2009.  His soundtrack "Who's the Bossa" was featured in the 2008 film "War, Inc."   His track "Hope for Haiti" is featured on our Sound Clip page.  www.reverbnation.com/patrickyandall
http://www.cdbaby.com/Artist/PatrickYandall1




BOB RICE

Producer/Guitarist/Sound Designer/Engineer/Teacher.
Bob has spent the last 30 years in the LA area, and abroad, employed in music production, TV, and Film.  He has worked with: Frank Zappa, Bonnie Raitt, Jack Johnson, Bon Jovi, Spinal Tap, Michael Jackson, Paul Simon, among others. 
He has contributed synthesizer programming to Grammy Award winning records, including Frank Zappa's "Jazz From Hell", "Civilization Part III", Chick Corea's "Light Years" and "Five Peace Band-Live".
http://about.me/bobrice




MASON RAZAVI
Guitarist /Composer /Instructor, living in the San Francisco Bay Area.  Mason's debut CD/DVD "People, Places and Monsters" features jazz-influenced original music for the solo classical guitar. In 2013, Mason has shared the stage with Grammy-winning fingerstylist Doug Smith, Jon Mendle (Yo-Yo Ma), and jazz stalwart Rick Vandiver. He holds a M.A. in Jazz Studies from San Jose State University, and is a graduate of the Berklee College of Music.
www.masonrazavi.com





BILL WALKER
Guitarist /Performing Artist /Master Looper
Performed at the 2010 NAMM Show, with Looperlative's new LP2 Mini Looper and the Ethos Overdrive.

www.guitarplayer.com/GearVideo.aspx?bctid=62234662001




GRANT GEISSMAN

Guitarist / Composer / Recording Artist
Guitar solo on Chuck Mangione's 1978 Hit
"Feels So Good".  Co-wrote the underscore and theme music for the hit TV sitcom "Two and a Half Men".
New CD "Cool Man Cool" released 2009, featuring guests musicians Chick Corea, Chuck Mangione, and others.
www.grantgeissman.com





MATS NERMARK
Senior Scandinavian Correspondent, Harmony-Central; Review writer, FUZZ Magazine.
Producer of BT King backing tracks website, created so people could find quality backing tracks in one place with a proper explanation of what was used for the recording and a comment on how the tune came to be.
  http://nermark.articulateimages.com



JIM MENCOTTI
Lead guitar player for the Band Jam-Art.
www.jamartmusic.com



BEN FINK
Singer/Producer/Composer from Sydney Australia.  Most recent album "Continue to breathe normally".
www.benfink.com.au



THADDEUS HOGARTH
Performer / Recording Artist
Faculty member at Berklee College of Music in Boston. Two-time winner of the Independent Music Award for R&B/Blues. Author of the 2009 book "Funk / R&B Guitar: Creative Solos, Grooves and Sounds."
www.thaddeushogarth.com




STEVE LANGEMO
Guitarist / Recording Artist
Finalist in the 2009 Guitar Player Magazine
Competition in San Francisco.

SteveLangemo.com
ColoradoSpringsGuitarStudio.com
Funkiphino.com



NICOLA CAIANO
Instructor/Performer/Composer
Nicola is a a graduate of Berklee College of Music.  His success in the music industry encompasses all areas-- Session Guitarist in NYC, Guitar Instructor, Composer, and Recording Engineer.   He currently resides in Vermont.
nicktheguitarteacher.com


DALE SELLERS
Performer / Recording Artist
International recognition as "one of country music's best studio guitarists".  A life-time cast member of the TV show "Hee Haw".  Played lead guitar on the soundtrack for the TV movie "Elvis".  Performed with Wayne Newton in Las Vegas, for 9 years.  Currently performing with Tim Castle and Young Southern band.
www.timcastleyoungsouthern.com





PERFECTION TRAILER SALES
New England's best source
for safe, clean, dry transportation for musical gear.  They have enclosed PACE American cargo trailers and are Master Installers of Draw-Tite Trailer hitches.  Owner Pete Mumford and his team offer Excellent customer service!
www.perfectiontrailers.com




JASON BEATTY

Sales and Marketing Director,
Trillium Amplifier Company.

www.trilliumamps.com




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