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Who is the next Jeff Beck and is he in Bulgaria?
Los Angeles, CA. – June 20, 2011 – Ariel Records (www.arielrecords.com) announces Europe’s latest contribution to music. A guitar virtuoso with talent to match some of the greatest to ever rock, Ariel hopes to share him with the States.
By: Lawrence Shersher
In this crazy digitized world of iPad apps & Guitar Hero geeks, who can we trust to take the reigns as the next great guitar virtuoso? From Santana, Jimmy Page & Jeff Beck of the 60’s & 70’s to Slash of the 80’s and maybe Dave Navarro of the 90’s there seems to be few guitarists out there who can be compared to the caliber of these Rock legends.
Ariel Records, an independent record label based in Los Angeles, CA, claims to have found such a guitar talent, but he’s all the way in Sofia, Bulgaria. His name is Hristo Kirilov, and like the aforementioned Jeff Beck, Hristo has a very unique style, both in guitar play, his fashion sense and he can riff! He is also a composer, blending an eclectic selection of musical influences into original and colorful melodies.
Since 1996 Hristo has been collaborating with prominent European and Russian musicians as a composer and songwriter. In 2006 Hristo recorded an album titled ‘Music’ with songs in English, Bulgarian and Russian. Hristo’
Grammy Academy voting member and President of Ariel Records, Zinovy Shersher, stated that “Hristo’s original style is unmistakable and so are his arrangements”
Until then, watch out for Europe’s latest craze in guitar rock, Hristo Kirilov, on Youtube, iTunes or read about him and listen to some tracks on www.ArielRecords.com/
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