We’re honored to introduce the Mike Orlando Signature Shredneck!
The Mike Orlando Signature model features a larger picking route, beautiful scroll work inlay on a rosewood fingerboard, black finish with chrome hardware. Tuner Tips and a GB1 gig bag are included.
Mike Orlando guitarist with Adrenaline Mob (Mike Portnoy – Dream Theater, Russell Allen – Symphony X, Rich Ward – Fozzy and Paul DeLeo) who’s debut CD EP was released September 2011 and guitarist/artist that fronts Mike Orlando’s Sonic Stomp instrumental band and has released his debut Instrumental CD Sonic Stomp, whose 12 tracks take the listener from raging over the top Extreme Rock Guitar playing with sheer finesse and lightening speed to beautiful ballads with great emotional feel and everything in between..to worldwide critical acclaim in October 2010. There are a number phenomenal guest artists featured on Sonic Stomp II which include: Michael Romeo (Symphony X), Shane Gibson (Korn), Gary Hoey, Mike Pinella (Symphony X) and Joe Stump. Sonic Stomp II features World Renowned Drummer Extraordinaire John Macaluso (Yngwie Malmsteen, TNT, James Labrie-Dream Theater, Tony Harnell, Ark..).
Photo above – Mike Orlando/Sonic Stomp/Shredneck. Click to enlarge.
Also available at www.shredneckstore.com is Mike Orlando’s Sonic Stomp II CD:
Mike Orlando’s Sonic Stomp I & new release Sonic Stomp II was released last year and is also available on the world famous ROCKBAND Game! All tracks from both Sonic Stomp CD’s will be available to purchase & play in the Online ROCKBAND Store!!
2012 will also bring about Mike Orlando’s new band called “TRED”. Tred features Mike, Rudy Sarzo (Whitesnake, Blue Oyster Cult,) A.J. Pero (Twisted Sister) and Tim “Ripper” Owens (Judas Priest, Yngwie Malmsteen). This newly formed Explosive Hard Rock band will have a new CD out by early 2012.
Mike also plays with Adrenline Mob and Symphony X front man/vocalist Russell Allen and their writing collaborations will be released on Russell’s 2010 solo album on Frontier Records. Mike is also a featured guitarist on Magna Carta’s February 10, 2009 release “Guitars That Ate My Brain”, which features 10 of some of metal’s premier guitarists. Also in current production is” TRED” which features Chandler Mogel (Outloud) on Vocals & John Macaluso on Drums as well. The Debut CD is in full production as well.
Mike has most recently been featured in Guitar World DVD’s & also was selected as a Top Ten Finalist Worldwide for Guitar Player Magazine’s Guitar Superstar of the Year 2008 from thousands of passionate guitarists worldwide. Since being selected, he has been featured in Guitar Player Magazine several times and is very proud to be associated with Guitar Player Magazine.
Mike proudly endorses such companies as GHS Strings, Rocktron products and Shredneck. He is one of the featured artists on the GHS Strings and Rocktron sites and performs many of the Rocktron audio clips, including the Tri-Wah, Black Cat Moan, The Banshee Talkbox. Cyborg Delay, Cyborg Reverb, and most of the audio clips for Utopia G100, Utopia G200 & G300 Utopia 300 as well as the entire new line of Rocktron Boutique Pedals & Reaction Series Pedals! In addition he proudly endorses ZZYZX Snap Jack Cables and DiMarzio products. He is a proud endorse of the world famous acoustic Ovation Guitar Company & for electric guitars he endorses Vigier Guitars, where he plays not only their fretted instruments, but also plays their fretless Surfretter guitar which can be heard on the soon to be released Sonic Stomp II. Mike is very excited to have the honor of a Rocktron Signature Mike Orlando Wah Pedal and also a signature Shredneck being released in fall of 2010 following the Sonic Stomp II release!!
Mike Orlando’s Sonic Stomp CD has held the number one slot in multiple categories on Guitar 9 records, as well as one the of the top sellers of the year in the following categories: overall heavy electric, hard rock and shred. Mike has also performed with Sonic Stomp at 4 previous NAMM shows and held signings for GHS and Rocktron. In January 2009 he performed daily at the Winter NAMM 2009 as done in the previous 3 years prior, for ZZYZX Snap Jack Cables, Eleca International and Shredneck, GHS Strings & Rocktron & had also performed at the Fender Custom Shop Party. He was also a featured performer at the Musikmesse 2009 in Frankfurt, Germany for ZZYZX Snap Jack Cables, GHS Strings , Rocktron, Shredneck and Eleca International.
Mike also performed at the 2009 Music China in Shanghai China in October 2009 for Rocktron Products & GHS Strings & Eleca International & again in October 2010. He performed at MusikMesse in Frankfurt, Germany in March 2010!
Mike has recently enjoyed a sold out 3 week Sonic Stomp Tour across China & Japan in May 2010 where he also filmed his first DVD feature for Young Guitar Magazine which came out in July 2010.
Mike also owns his own recording studio, Sonic Stomp Studios, where he handles everything from engineering to mixing, to producing and mastering. All this can be heard on his debut CD, Sonic Stomp and the soon to be released Sonic Stomp II.