The String Revolution
Based in Los Angeles, California, The String Revolution is comprised of four professional guitar players who are virtuosos and create distinctive sounds with their guitars: mimicking percussion, special effects, melodic grooves, bass lines, and more. They share a passion for many different musical styles and guitar techniques which has given The String Revolution a unique sound. This is evident in their studio recordings and live shows. A clear dedication and hard work ethic for the project brought The String Revolution together.
The band includes former Randy Rhoads student Janet Robin (recently named Top 50 Acoustic Guitarist by Guitar Player Magazine, 2017), who is also an acclaimed touring guitarist with the likes of Lindsey Buckingham, Meredith Brooks, Air Supply and many more, award winning Austrian nylon-string guitarist Markus Illko, Swiss multi-credited producer, songwriter, and guitarist Daniel Schwarz, and underground LA fav indie artist/guitarist Art Zavala Jr. They released their first EP Stringborn in 2016 to rave reviews and jam-packed shows, and their newest CD, Red Drops is set for release in 2019. Both records were mixed and mastered by Grammy nominated Matt Hyde, known for his work with guitarists, Rodrigo y Gabriela. The String Revolutions cover version of Billie Jean reached the Top 10 Spotify LA Instrumental Charts and has over 150,000 plays. Stringborn was also included on the 2017 Grammy Entry Ballot.
The band has been selling out local LA and California regional music clubs, house concerts, and festivals including The Hotel Cafe, The Mint, Genghis Cohen, Laguna Beach Arts Festival, NAMM Headquarters and many more, and will soon embark on international touring. Their shows include original compositions as well as memorable covers arranged in fresh and surprising ways utilizing their expert guitar skills. With entertaining guitar chops, exceptional musicianship, and an international background, The String Revolution is no doubt a new and unique force in the world of music and guitar performance.
GUITAR PLAYER Magazine
Janet Robin Top 50 Acoustic Guitarist in the World.
FOLK WORLD Magazine
The four guitar masters present themselves as brilliant musicians and fine composers, check them out!
The 4 guitarists do not let boredom arise! The varied, well-crafted guitar work is also warmly recommended to non-guitarists.
GUITAR WORLD Magazine
Top 10 Female Guitarist Janet Robin
Diversity from rock to folk to latin keeps the listener engaged, especially since four exceptional guitarists are at work!
What a unique and refreshing experience! The String Revolution is a gifted group with such musicality and creativity.
Willits Community Theatre (View)
37 West Van Lane
Willits, CA 95490
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