Ian Negri

Session Guitarist

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I am here to help see the vision of the song and do my part in completing the vision you have.

I specialize in lead guitar although I also can do my part in rhythm guitar. Plus I can do acoustic and electric guitar. Furthermore, with a wide variety of sounds I also do rap and hip hop.

I'd love to hear about your project. Click the 'Contact' button above to get in touch.

Interview with Ian Negri

  1. Q: How would you describe your style?

  2. A: Multi Genre

  3. Q: What's your strongest skill?

  4. A: Delivering quick and ensuring quality work

  5. Q: Analog or digital and why?

  6. A: Analog for sure it gives a better quality of sound.

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

  8. A: Being able to pursue a passion I've always had.

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

  10. A: As a lead guitarist most seem to think you just have to playing as many notes in as little time as possible going insanely fast. However, that is not the case each note has a purpose in the feel and extension of the song.

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

  12. A: My Les Paul, Orange amp, Cry Baby wah, an acoustic guitar, and capo.

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

  14. A: I have been playing guitar since I was 14 years old and haven't stopped since.

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

  16. A: Definitely Dave Grohl or Kirk Hammet

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

  18. A: Mostly blues and heavy metal leads with some riffs I either made or have learned through the years.

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

  20. A: I bring a unique style of melodic guitar that can be incorporated into heavy metal or blues.

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

  22. A: Listening to any type of music to get in a creative flow and inspiration for my work.

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

  24. A: The Beatles, Nirvana, Metallica, Jimi Hendrix, Green Day, Red Hot Chili Peppers, and Foo Fighters to name a few

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

  26. A: I play lead and rhythm guitar to help the song flow to it's best by doing pre determined guitar parts or creating my own.

GenresSounds Like
  • Metallica
  • Mac Miller
  • Jimi Hendrix
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