Alberto Martinez Del Rio

Session Guitarist

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Strumming excellence into every session.

I am available to record guitars in your projects. I have a good collection of instruments and microphones that cover almost every need, I can help you with a good range of genres as well. I always work to serve the song and to make clients happy, I mean 100% happy! I make sure to keep my communications fast and precise, my clients are never alone. Once the project it's approved I provide curated stems, aligned and ready-to-mix. Typical turnaround time 48 hours, whenever it's possible I deliver the same day.

My instrument is the guitar but I can play some others like, Lap Steel, Ukelele, etc
The styles: Pop, Rock, Country, Soul, Blues, R&B...

20 years of professional work support me

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Discogs verified credits for Alberto Martínez
  • Koma (16)
  • El Tiempo Huye
  • The Betrayed Bastards
  • The Betrayed Bastards
  • The Betrayed Bastards
  • Anticonceptivas
  • La Familia Del Árbol
  • Soleá Morente
  • La Bien Querida

Interview with Alberto Martinez Del Rio

  1. Q: Tell us about a project you worked on you are especially proud of and why. What was your role?

  2. A: María Rodés & La Estrella de David. Guitars. Beautiful Record...

  3. Q: Tell us about your studio setup.

  4. A: I work with Logic Pro X mainly. I have an Apollo Twin Duo (Universal Audio). I have a collection of instruments including a John Mayer Stratocaster, '53 Relic Telecaster, Tokai Silverstar '79, Two Duesenberg guitars, a jazz bass, an Ibanez af75, Danelectro 12 Strings, Nashville Tuning Guitar...

  5. Q: What questions do customers most commonly ask you? What's your answer?

  6. A: Do you think that some guitars taken from a VST will work? If you value your song, i do not think so...

  7. Q: What are you working on at the moment?

  8. A: Country record of Duets

  9. Q: Analog or digital and why?

  10. A: Both. I personally love analog but I don't think you have to give up two wonderful options that we are fortunate to use today

  11. Q: What's your 'promise' to your clients?

  12. A: Passion and commitment

  13. Q: What do you like most about your job?

  14. A: Work without feeling like you are working

  15. Q: What's the biggest misconception about what you do?

  16. A: Don't put your soul in it

  17. Q: What questions do you ask prospective clients?

  18. A: Do you need help with some guitars? :-)

  19. Q: What advice do you have for a customer looking to hire a provider like you?

  20. A: Believe in your music

  21. Q: If you were on a desert island and could take just 5 pieces of gear, what would they be?

  22. A: My Acoustic Guitar, 3 sets of Strings and a Tuner.

  23. Q: What was your career path? How long have you been doing this?

  24. A: I started playing when I was 11 years old. In bands since I was 13, and professionally since I was 19

  25. Q: How would you describe your style?

  26. A: I like to think that my style is to contribute something that builds without standing out too much but that when you remove it, you can see that emptiness

  27. Q: Which artist would you like to work with and why?

  28. A: I like working with artists who are committed to their work and with passionate people because that is what I look for in the music that I love.

  29. Q: Can you share one music production tip?

  30. A: Listen carefully

  31. Q: What type of music do you usually work on?

  32. A: Pop, Country, Rock, Funkm R&B, Latin

  33. Q: What's your strongest skill?

  34. A: Hear

  35. Q: What do you bring to a song?

  36. A: I like to bring emotion

  37. Q: What's your typical work process?

  38. A: My work process is to listen, listen and listen to the song until I am clear about what I can contribute to the composition.

  39. Q: What other musicians or music production professionals inspire you?

  40. A: I am inspired by all kinds of musicians or musicians. For example: John Mayer, Tom Bukovac, Michael Landau, Michael Thompson, Steve Lukather, Vince Gill, Eric Clapton, The Beatles, Prince ...

  41. Q: Describe the most common type of work you do for your clients.

  42. A: I mainly record both acoustic and electric guitars for my clients.


Terms Of Service

3 revisions typically allow. No additional costs. Work delivery time 2 days normally.

GenresSounds Like
  • Michael Landau
  • Michael Thompson
  • John Mayer
Gear Highlights
  • Duesenberg
  • Fender
  • Taylor
  • Takamine
  • Rhodes
  • UAD
  • AKG
  • Shure
  • Gibson
  • Marshall
  • Roland
  • Line6
  • Boss
  • EHX
  • Tc Electronic
  • Ibanez
  • Danelectro
  • MXR
  • Fulltone
  • Keeley
  • Wampler
  • Nobels
  • Yamaha
  • Arturia
  • Plugin Alliance
  • Softube
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