Artist - michael k
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Last update: 06/17/13 04:03:55AM
Account: Mixposure Member
Location: AMERICA NORTH: USA: Alaska (AK)
Signed up: 20 Mar 2008 01:26 AM
Influences: Vince Lauria, Steve Vai, Paul Gilbert, Carl Verheyen, Bret Garsed, Jennifer Batten, T.J. Helmrich, Yngwie Malmsteen, Steve Morse, Greg Howe
Originally from Anchorage Alaska. Michael Kovacevic first began playing in Burbank California at the age of 14 under the tutelage of local L.A. musician and Mel Bay auther Vince Lauria. Soon after, Michael moved back to Anchorage and continued learning from variouse local guitarist in the Anchorage area. Michael excelled quickly, only to become very active in the local Anchorage music scene as a performer and intsructer. Michael is better known for his diverse technique and stylisms, ranging from rock, metal, jazz, fusion, country, blues, classical and many others. Influences include Steve Vai, Paul Gilbert, Neal Schon to name a few. In 2003, Michael released his debut guitar instrumental album "Guitfiddler on the roof" and in 2006, Michael co-wrote and recorded "Butroclives", a four song EP with long time friend and contemporary, Kenny Payne. Michael is currently performing and teaching in the local Las Vegas area.