A multi-genre artist born and raised in Barrie, Ontario, Canada
Hard-hitting original rock songs driven by classic guitar licks and heavy riffs
Joshua Bryan aims to inspire others through playing the guitar
Grant MacKenzie is a guitarist, producer, songwriter and marketer from the town of Coldwater, Ontario
" At age 9, Tommy's mom and dad got him his first guitar, which was a Squier Mini Stratocaster. "
" I have been a musician for most of my life and over the years have been inspired to learn a range of different instruments. "
" Maximilian Barth is a German guitarist and singer born in 1993. Growing up in small town called Wadern, he started playing the guitar at the age of eight. "
" Noah Benardout is a 16 year-old singer-songwriter from the UK, living in Los Angeles, California. "
" Lucas is a French guitarist born in 1997. He grew up in Provence, in a little village in the Luberon, in the South of France. "
" Thomas Braam was born in 1996 in the Netherlands. He heard "
" Coming from a strong musical background, Carson Brock started playing Guitar at the age of 4 "
GUITARIST OF THE MONTH
" Aidan received his first guitar at age nine and quickly became enthralled... "
" Dillon Brown started playing guitar at 8 years old, with private lessons from guitar virtuoso Lee Zimmer "
" He first came to my notice at age 16, when discovered on YouTube by my partner "
" Just as a dedicated athlete will always have a bat and ball, Gus Campbell is rarely seen without a guitar over his shoulder or a pick in his hand. "
" Austin got his first guitar for his 12th birthday in 2010 "
" Song Chitipat (born June 10, 1995) is guitarist & composer from Bangkok, Thailand. "
" Nick Cianci, 16, of Malvern, PA, started playing guitar at age 9 and has been studying and performing at the School of Rock since 2007. "
" Caspian Coberly is a 13 year-old guitar player, songwriter and singer. Obsessed with the guitar-specifically Fender Stratocasters- since he was a baby... "
" Swayer picked up the guitar at age 13 after seeing a praise band play at a camp he went to. "
" Matthew Curry & The Fury enjoy performing Matthew's original songs but also covering classic blues tunes in Matthew's unique style: hot guitar, great grooves, and backed by a pro band. "
" Dalton Cyr is a high energy teen singer/songwriter/ musician/recording artist who instantly captivates audiences with his powerful guitar... "
" Nominated for 2012 'Best Emerging Artist' by Offbeat Magazine - New Orleans, LA "
" Jacob was born on Mars 15 1997, in St-Georges Quebec Canada, from two musician parents. "
" Meet Ryan Dowdall. Words can't describe how much he loves to play guitar and his passion for music. "
" Dreʼs a f***ing rockstar and Iʼm not entirely convinced heʼs actually human. "
" Daniel was born in 1995 and spent the first years of his life in Atlantic City New Jersey. "
" COLLIN FISH 16 - guitar, vocals and songwriter. Collin, to date, has written all of the lyrics and spearheaded the musical creation. "
" I am a 16 year old multi-instrumental musician. I am trying to build a name for myself, with the help of Fender and Guitarcenter. "
" Emree Franklin, an 18-year-old singer/songwriter from Friday Harbor, WA whose poignant voice, edgy rhythms and creative songwriting lyrics has caught the attention of industry elite. "
" Raised on a steady diet of Jimi Hendrix, John Mayer, Alice In Chains and The Black Keys, Tacomaʼs Nolan Garrett is just as accomplished as a fiery axe-slinger as he is an ambitious songwriter. "
" Thaddeus Anna Greene is a young blues man hailing from Cleveland’s eastside. "
" At the age of five, Ray Goren was already playing his favorite tunes by Thelonious Monk, J.J. Johnson, Miles Davis, and Oscar Peterson on a keyboard. "
" Born 1995 in Riverside Ca, Jake Haldenwang, is a naturally gifted guitarist, singer/song writer "
" Amanda Hardy is a 17 year old singer/songwriter from Seattle, Washington "
" The moment Tom Holland heard his dad playing the opening riff to AC/DCʼs Back in Black on a battered old guitar, he was hooked. "
" MATT JAFFE is a 19 year old singer/songwriter from the San Francisco Bay Area "
" Greylan is a 17 year old Singer,Songwriter, Guitarist from East Tennessee. "
" My name is Josh Jaramillo. I am 18 years young and I come from Barstow CA. "
" Myles Jasnowski has been playing guitar since August of 2006, but has amassed many accolades in that short amount of time. "
" Sadie Johnson first picked up the guitar at the age of 6. "
" Blake Kasting is a young, rising Guitar Player in the LA area. He is a member of Melted Vinyl, and recently toured the US and Canada with Zendaya. "
" Jaclyn Kenyon is a 15 year old singer/songwriter from Ontario Canada who has been performing professionally since the age of 12. "
" 19 year old Jesse Kinch: singer, songwriter, guitarist, lyricist. Jesse has been playing the N.Y.C./Long Island club scene since the age of 8 "
" Zakk Knight is a young local talented guitarist and singer who is gaining recognition both locally and nationally. "
" At the tender age of 8 years, Yannick Koffi’s musical talent secured him an endorsement with guitar manufacturer Fender. "
" Chris Lambrick has been studying music since the age of six. In 1999, he began weekly guitar lessons in Las Vegas, NV, "
" Born and raised in Houston, Texas, Rebecca Laird (19) picked up the guitar at the age of 13 and hasn't let go of one since! "
" Cole is a 16 year old singer/songwriter and guitar player. He has been playing guitar since he was five years old. "
" Logan is known as the little girl with the BIG voice and even BIGGER bass lines. "
" 14 year old singer / songwriter Savannah Lynne has been performing professionally since the age of 12. Raised on the Hawaiian Islands of Maui and Kauai... "
" Michael Lemmo picked up the guitar at age 11 and quickly found a sound of his own. "
" 18 year old Max Matthews spent years playing guitar and writing songs for hours every single day, alone in his bedroom. "
" Kyle McKean is a 17-year-old guitarist and mul6-instrumentalist from Chesapeake, Virginia. "
" Eilidh enjoyed music from a very young age, but it was the guitar which seemed to spark her interest in making music. "
" Scott McKeon may be just twenty four but he has already given a lifetime of dedication to his craft as a guitarist, singer and songwriter "
" Haley McLean kicks country ass. No other way to put it. "
" I am 15 years old and live in a small town near Hamilton in New Zealand. I was introduced to music at an early age by my father who is a musician. "
" Jacob Morris is a young Christchurch, New Zealand, based songwriter, singer, self-taught guitarist and busker whose music is a mixture of blues, roots, folk and pop/rock. "
" My name is Austin Morgan and I am a 17 year old self taught musician with the exception of 3 months of instruction by my friend and mentor David Albertson from IMI Studios. "
" Josh Nordlund had aspirations to connect with the spirit of music from an early age. "
" Josh Needs is a 16 year old virtuoso guitarist with a musical brilliance far beyond his years. "
" Guitarist, vocalist and songwriter, Ben Poole is at the forefront of the UK blues/rock movement "
" the child of Grammy winning record producer, prolific session musician and songwriter Mark Prentice and world renowned singer Michelle Nicolo Prentice. "
" Zack Quintana, an Albuquerque native is 13 years old and now lives in Boise, Idaho. "
" Spencer Rabin is a fifteen year old guitar player from Chicago. "
" A Washington native born the summer of 1992, began playing the guitar at the age of six. "
" The first thing you will notice about Jared Roberts is he is an identical triplet. "
" Chris started listening to The Blues when he was just 5 - at an age where most kids were collecting Pokemon cards he would often be found singing Hendrix songs in the garden "
" Jamiah grew up in a household of musicians. The first hands on experience with music came at the age of three. "
" Zachary Salsberry is a 14-year-old guitarist from Newport News, Virginia who started playing at the age of 5 "
" It's a long way to the top if you wanna rock-n-roll, so it helps to get an early start. Just ask Yayo Sanchez. "
" Damiano started playing guitar at 11 Years old when he heard Randy Rhoads Play the solo to Revelation Mother Earth off the tribute album... "
" Bryan Schwab is a 16 year old guitarist from Oil City, PA, a small town in Northwestern Pennsylvania "
" Starting at age twelve, Colin began playing the electric guitar. With influences such as Joe Satriani, Zakk Wylde, Paul Gilbert, and Jason Becker, Colin pursued guitar playing with passion. "
" From a small town in Central Massachusetts, 17 year old guitarist Alex Starbard developed a fascination with guitars at a young age "
" 13 Year old guitarist/singer/songwriter Quinn Sullivan has just finished recording tracks for his new CD in Nashville with Producer/Drummer Tom Hambridge. "
" Tyler is 15 years old and has been playing guitar for 3 years. "
" My name is Adrian Tanner. I'm 17 years old, and I was born and raised in Las Vegas, Nevada. "
" Born in August, 1998, Chase Walker, of Riverside CA grew up minutes away from the Fender Guitar factory in Corona, CA "
" Exploding out of Manchester, UK, three piece rock outfit THE FEUD are igniting the scene with their high octane, emotionally charged performance "
" Alex Wennerlund listened to a lot of hard rock when he was a young boy. He loved music with high speed like ACDC. "
" I am 14 Years Old and began playing guitar at the age of 9 "
" I've been playing the guitar since i was 12. I remember my friends telling me i should learn on an acoustic... "
" Inspired by his music teacher at school, Jannek Zechner began to play the guitar. At the young age of 12 "
" I’ve been playing the guitar since I was 11 years old and have been very into music my entire life "
" Thayer possesses a unique playing style infusing neoclassical shred, blues, jazz and rock. "
" Robert is a long time advertising photographer who also specializes in the rock and roll music industry. His career spans from 1960 's to the present. "
" Evans’ art began an evolution that took him from musician to one of only a handful of illustrators who could successfully navigate the promotional demands of a hectic rock music scene. "
A message for BOTG
" Orianthi is an Australian guitar player and singer-songwriter best know for being in Michael Jackson's last band and playing with Steve Vai and Carlos Santana when she was only 15! "
A life message for BOTG
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