NAME: Joe Candelario
PLAYING (YEARS): 20 years
STYLE: Rock, Blues, Metal, Classical, & Jazz
GEAR: Fender HM Strats, Peavey Amplification, Digitech Effects, and Morley Wha
ENDORSEMENTS: D’Addario Strings
PAST ACCOMPLISHMENTS: In 2001 I was listed as one of Colorado’s top 3 guitarists in the Rock/Metal category by coloradometal (yahoo) groups.
CURRENT & UPCOMING PROJECTS: Currently supporting Joe C. Wails release “Reign Dance”, and working on my Prog-Power band (Candelario) for a 2003 release.
FAVORITE GUITARIST: My top 3: SRV, EVH, & VAI
MOST UNDERRATED PLAYERS: I would say the Mississippi Delta Blues men. Most of today.s younger players would consider that style of music simple, but man, did those cats have the most intense soul.
BEST MUSICIAN YOU’VE EVER SEEN: VAI
FOUR WORDS THAT BEST DESCRIBES WHAT YOU WANT TO GET ACROSS IN YOUR PLAYING: Passion, Fury, Grace, & Soul
YOUR HERO: My Father
ULTIMATE GOAL: To make the ultimate guitar CD. The “Sgt. Pepper” of guitar CDs.
CONTACT: Joe Candelario – 9624 Humboldt St. Thornton,
CO 80229. 303-450-9619