Prashant Aswani

Prashant Aswani

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Prashant Aswani is what’s going on! If you’ve never heard this guitarist, you’re in for a real treat. He seems to have it all, shred, soul, sound, speed, style, subtlety, and those are just the “S’s”. - Rick Calic - Jazz Rock World

Biography

Prashant Aswani is a rock/fusion/jazz/Indian-influenced instrumental guitarist, and more recently, a teacher at GIT in Hollywood.

When upon hearing Prashant Aswani’s music one will get the sense instantly what a phenomenal guitar player he is. You notice right away that Prashant is just full of melodies and songwriting abilities. Aswani has many sides to his music. From the sitar to his bluesier side, to exotic and atmospheric with memorable choruses, Prashant covers all the bases on his 3 rock fusion gems (albums).

Prashant Aswani is what’s going on! If you’ve never heard this guitarist, you’re in for a real treat. He seems to have it all, shred, soul, sound, speed, style, subtlety, and those are just the “S’s”. - Rick Calic
Jazz Rock World

What’s does it take to get to this level of artistic expression? Years of hard work… Prashant Aswani comes to us from Berklee College of Music, where other well-known guitarist were created. Prashant’s name has been lined up with other great guitarist, such as Andy Timmons, Steve Morse (Deep Purple), and John Petrucci (Dream Theater). Adlib Magazine describes Prashant’s music by comparing him with Steve Lukather, Frank Gambale, and Scott Henderson. Any guitar fan that appreciates the G3 sound absolutely needs to hear Prashant as well.

Prashant Aswani has 3 albums to his credits. “Revelation” “Duality" and check out his new CD “Revelation - Fully Loaded.” His second solo CD, entitled “Duality”, was released in 2000, and seven years later it still remains on Guitar 9 Records top ten monthly bestseller lists.

The latest review in 20th Century Guitar Magazine September issue said "If Prashant was a sitar player, he'd be in the same league as Ravi Shanker, but as it stands, Revelation: Fully Loaded is a bold statement from a rising guitar fusion ace."

In addition to his solo career, Prashant has toured with a variety of recording artists - he completed a sold out tour of Japan with R&B songstress Christina Milian, and performed at the Billboard Music Awards with pop idol Justin Timberlake. He's also traveled the world conducting guitar clinics on behalf of his endorsers, namely ESP Guitars and recently finish a Dojo Clinic with legendary metal guitarist George Lynch. With his reputation as a highly skilled, versatile guitarist, Prashant has spent much of his time lately focused on broadening his already impressive repertoire. He will be releasing his new CD (name?) around the first part of 2008.

Prashant has appeared on albums by artists such as Alessandro Benvenuti, William Stravato, and Greg Howe. In addition, Prashant has lent his chops, over the last few years, to a staggering 15 albums worldwide.

Discography

“Revelation"
“Duality"
“Revelation - Fully Loaded"

Set List

Check Out - Prashant's ESP Guitars Promo Video for the X-TONE Series Semi - Hollow body electric Guitarz.

Guitar Virtuoso Prashant Aswani Doing ESP Clinics at So Cal Sam Ash Stores

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