2013-02-02 06:32:47 - The best performers in the industry gather annually in Anaheim, CA for the top product showcases in the music industry at the NAMM Convention. For the 2013 Winter Convention, guitar virtuoso Mike Kerr treated music fans to intimate performances, leaving the crowd in awe.
Los Angeles, CA – 2-2-2013 (JoeDolanPR): Mike Kerr is a Berklee College graduate with years of experience writing, recording and performing under his belt. Coming to the United States by way of Brazil, music fans have known Mike from his tenure in the band Foresaken with renowned industry drummer Ramon Carvalho. Promoting his latest album effort titled “The Fire,” Kerr performed as a featured artist at the Winter NAMM convention in Anaheim, CA, showcasing as an endorsee of Eventide Effects. The crowd that gathered was stunned by his performance.
Having honed his own brand of virtuoso style guitar and rock sounds through years of study, Kerr earned his reputation under the tutelage of guitar greats including Joe Stump, Arlen Roth, Eric
Johnson and Jim Olivera. Guitar Player Magazine has hosted events featuring Kerr alongside artists including Steve Senes, voted Guitar Player Magazine’s Best Guitarist of 2009. Through his recording and performing, Kerr has earned endorsements from product vendors including Voodoo Amplifiers, D’addario Strings and Wampler Effects Pedals as well as Eventide Effects.
Hopping the map during convention dates, Kerr made the drive to Hollywood with his band for a performance at the Whiskey-a-Go-Go on the Sunset Strip.
See the entire performance of Mike Kerr at the Whiskey here: www.youtube.com/watch?v=B8YCSGjn_eQ
Performing his own original music, industry ears perked at the potential of Kerr’s commercial success and the word has reached writers, bloggers and reviewers looking to help raise his visibility in the public eye. In the same way that Joe Satriani took the world by storm with his award-winning debut CD Surfing With The Alien, Mike Kerr is primed and ready to re-introduce the world to hook laden melodic guitar playing in the new millennium.
Find Mike Kerr online by visiting www.mikekerr.net. The website offers links to streaming tracks at Myspace, as well as links to his personal Facebook page. Fans can “friend” Mike and keep up with future scheduled performances and the release of his album “The Fire,” available now through CDBaby at www.cdbaby.com/cd/mikekerr
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