Tuesday, May 8, 2012
Check Out This Shredding Tribute By Michael Angelo Batio To PANTERA, OZZY, METALLICA, VAN HALEN, HENDRIX, ZEPPELIN & More!
Legendary shredder Michael Angelo Batio will take over Detroit’s Token Lounge with his newly devised show: “Hands without Shadows – A Tribute to Rock Guitar.” This show is a multimedia extravaganza featuring the music of some of the greatest Rock guitarists of the past 50 years. Batio will also be giving away an autographed MAB 3 guitar the night of the Token Lounge performance!
Guitar legend and virtuoso, Michael Angelo Batio, takes you on his 90 minute aural/visual journey to the different eras of Rock music while playing guitars with incredible speed and musical precision. The “Hands without Shadow’s – A Tribute to Rock Guitar" show entails an awesome display of guitar wizardry accompanied by an equally talented band. This chronological tribute features Batio’s incredible arrangements and medley’s from the different eras of rock beginning with Jimi Hendrix and Eric Clapton, then moving on to Led Zeppelin, Van Halen, Metallica and more.
Here is Michael paying tribute to some of our favorite artists. Watch the video to see what you can expect:
TOUR DATES - May – June:
- May 12, 2012: The Token Lounge in Westland, Michigan
2012 European Tour:
- May 24, 2012: Jailbreak in Roma, Italy
- May 25, 2012: Black stuff in Udine, Italy
- May 26, 2012: II Peocio in Trofarello, Italy- May 27, 2012: Legend 54 in Milano, Italy
- June 1, 2012: Teatro in Las Palmas, Spain
- June 2, 2012: Rock City in Uster, Switzerland
- June 7, 2012: Club in Budapest, Hungary
- June 8, 2012: Muzeum in Bratislava, Slovakia
- June 9, 2012: Club in Vilnius, Lithuania
- June 10, 2012: Club in Riga, Letvia
Back to the USA – More dates to come:
- June 15, 2012: Riverbend Festival in Chattanooga, Tennessee
The excitement of the show stays with you long after the performance. Michael Angelo Batio has been an extraordinary inspiration to countless musicians around the world, playing a major role in the evolution of modern rock guitar. He embodies the spirit of a true artist who has ceaselessly pursued his own creative vision, while mentoring and cultivating the next generation of emerging musicians. Come see what all the talk is about of this true shred guitar legend!
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