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Sunday, 21 February 2010

Katsu Ohta

Name: Katsu Ohta
Born: Unknown

Profile: One of Japanese Neo-classical guitarist and metal shredders of all time, ofter dubbed the Japanese "Malmsteen" due to his scalloped Fender 70's Startocaster.

History: Started to play guitar in his early teens due after seeing the magnetic performance of Jimi Hendrix which became his biggest influenced. He even told in an interview "One of my uncles gave me a real old trashy classical guitar and that was the start". Currently he is now a member of a Japanese metal band "Ark Storm".

Influences: Jimi Hendrix, Uli Jon Roth (Scorpions), Ritchie Blackmore (Deep Purple) and Yngwie Malmsteen.

Axology: Fender 70's Stratocaster, 1978 Marshall 100 watt, DOD and Tube Screamer by Ibanez.


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