If you are in the mood for some seriously talented guitar wailing or need an awesome session guitarist you can not go wrong with the Finnish virtuoso Elmo Karjalainen.
He is known as one of the best rock guitar players in Finland. Known for his work with the Finnish metal band Deathlike Silence achieving both positive reviews and ranking on the countries top 40.
In 2012 his solo CD, Unintelligent Designs, was released worldwide to much expectation. In a way it was one hell of a guitarist resume CD and a great exploration of differing styles. You can watch him shred through the title track of the album.
As you can see on his YouTube channel he is keeping very busy shredding as well as instructing others to develop their own chops. He has a blog dedicated to the art of the six string and is presently offering two free digital tracks if you subscribe to his newsletter.
All Elmo Karjalainen's guitar videos can be found here.
At present he is still playing for both Finnish Deathlike Silence and Conquest.
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