I am a Los Angeles based, session and live guitar player credits includes Toni Braxton The Backstreet Boys Rita Ora Paula Abdul Jay Sean Keyshia Cole Natalia Lesz Paula Valstein MOSHAV and more.
I have a full guitar recording studio which i do most of my work in.
BAE Preamps, Royer and Diff dynamic microphones
many type of amps, diff type of guitars and other string instruments ( mandolin, ukulele, bouzukie and more) and countless effect pedals to find the right sound for the part.
feel free to contact me for more samples.
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7 ReviewsEndorse Roy kariok
Excellent job, couldn't recommend Roy more highly. He is very easy to work with and extremely quick. His guitar playing is exceptional, he can deliver whatever you want.
Super fast, and intelligent. Highly recommend to everyone !!
Hope to work with Roy more and more!
Roy is very efficient with guitars. Definitely a skilled guitarist. Working with him was a absolute pleasure. He was responsive, communicated well, and was willing to listen to all my criterias, then met every single one. Plus he was lightning fast with the delivery. He is the type of session musicians I like to work with and I highly recommend him
We are using one of Roy's stock clips (Middle Eastern Delight) in a style / design piece we are about to publish. The recording is excellent, and the music fits the video perfectly. Many thanks for a great piece, Roy!
Roy is an excellent guitar player who sounds great in many styles. He has a vast array of guitars and pedals for whatever the session calls for. Plus he's a nice guy that everybody likes.
Roy is always a pleasure to work with! Very professional and delivers quality guitar work! I highly recommend.
Roy is a versatile guitar player with a profound knowledge of any style he is asked to record in. His tone is rich and he gives you various options to chose from. It's always a pleasure to record with Roy!
Interview with Roy kariok
Q: Tell us about your studio setup.
A: My studio setup consist of Bae preamps, diff microphones (sm57, royer121, 421 and more) about 30 different guitar and 10 different amps.
Q: Describe the most common type of work you do for your clients.
A: Most of the work i do is session guitars work, electric and acoustic as well as other Stringed instruments like Ukelele, Bouzouki, mandolin and more