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  • Mike has a featured guitar lesson in Guitar Club Magazine - Italy- September 2013 issue, more to come...

  • New Cd coming real soon! We will keep you posted, keep checking back!

  • The NAMM show 2013 pics are up on the pics page! These are just a few pics of the many, they are added to the Namm 2013 Performance and Friends and Celebs category. Check them out!

  • Mike will be attending the NAMM show again this year in Anaheim, CA. Check back for updates and pics!

  • Be sure to see Mike live on New Year's Eve at "First Night" 2013, in Saratoga Springs, NY. See tour page for details.

  • Check out this great review of "The Meaning of Christmas" Cd on Examiner.com www.examiner.com/Mike Campese

  • Mike's music will be featured on The Quinn and Cantara radio show on Pyx 106, in December.

  • Just added some Mi Reunion, Hollywood pics on the pics page, in the Live Show category..Check them out!

  • Added some new pics to the pics page! NAMM 2012, live Perfomances and Friends and Celebs. Check it out!

  • Right before heading to and playing at the NAMM show in Anaheim, CA. Mike will be co-hosting a radio show January, 16th at 1pm pst time at Global Voice Broadcasting located in the famous Sunset Bronson Studios on the KTLA TV lot in Hollywood, CA.

  • Mike and his band will be opening the show for Yngwie Malmsteen on his Relentless tour, see the tour page for details...

  • Mike will be live on the air in Los Angeles on Monday, Sept 19th at 1pm PST on LATalkRadio.com, for the "Indies in Motion" radio show.....

  • The Namm Show 2011 pics are up! Mike had a great time performing and hanging with tons of people. Visit the pics page to check out some pics, these are only a few shots of the many great moments of performing and with the people.

  • After the NAMM show Mike will be heading north up to Fresno, California, to do a Guitar Clinic at the Sound Stage on January 18th. Please come to the workshop if you live in or near Fresno. Click here for details Mike Campese Guitar Workshop

  • Mike will be attending the NAMM show 2011 in Anaheim, California. Mike will be doing performances for his sponsors and appearences. This is not open to the public though.

  • The popular site in England, Rock Realms has reviewed the "Electric City" Cd and did an interview, it is up. Check it out! www.RockRealms.com/interview" and preview Review!

  • Be sure to check out Mike's New Cd "Electric City", listen to the sound clips on the music page and order it right off the Goods page!

  • Mike and his band will be playing a free show at Savannah's this Tuesday night, August 10th 2010. See tour page for details!

  • Join Mike on August 5th for his "CD Release Party" for "Electric City" and enter to win an autographed electric guitar at the show. See tour page for show info.

  • Vote for Mike Campese to open for Bon Jovi at SPAC! Voting will begin at 12:01 on July 3, 2010 and the deadline to vote is 3:00 p.m. July 6, 2010. Vote at http://www.pyx106.com or http://www.995theriver.com



  • Mike's latest and most exciting record to date - ELECTRIC CITY - is finally released and available for immediate order and shipping worldwide right here on the site! Click the GOODS page and you'll find it right there for order and listen to the soundclips on the music page!

  • Mike will be doing a Guitar clinic at Savannah's in Albany NY, April 25th 2010 at 4pm, Hosted by Evolution Talent http://www.evolutiontalentnetwork.com/workshops/

  • Happy Holidays!  We just want to mention that Mike is featured in the latest issue of the Guitar Player magazine again.   Mike has a 2 page guitar lesson in the February issue of the magazine with Omar from the "Mars Volta" on the cover.  The magazine is available now on newstands everywhere, pick it up at your local store.

  • We would like to thank everyone for coming to the Cruefest 2 show, we had a great time. Thanks for supporting us!

  • Mike and his band will be playing Cruefest 2 at the Saratoga Performimg Arts Center (SPAC), featuring Motley Crue, Godsmack and many other bands. Check the tour page for details. We would Like to thank everyone who voted!

  • We need your Vote!!  Mike Campese and his band is battling other bands with the most votes to open the show at Cruefest at Spac, September 1st.  Visit the 104.9 website and vote, the link is  http://albanyedge.com

  • Check out the September 2009 issue of Guitar Player magazine with Joe Satriani and Sammy Hagar on the cover, Mike is featured with a 2 page guitar lesson in the mag. It is on newstands all over now.....

  • Updated the tour page! Keep checking the page and be sure to come see us.........

  • Just added more Celeb shots 09 from NAMM on the pics page gallery........Check them out!

  • Some NAMM 09 pics have been added to the pics photo gallery and there are more Celeb shots up. Check it out! More to come, keep checking back..

  • I will be heading to the NAMM show in California again this year to do some small performances, It is not open to the public though.....

  • Check it out! Tom Anderson Guitarworks used the back cover shot of my Christmas Cd for their website homepage and they put up links for people to listen to my music. Very cool! www.andersonguitars.com

  • Chops from Hell has just released my 3rd instructional video "Melodic Shred", check out the home page for full details and how to order......

  • The Guitar World Holiday 2008 issue is out and it is available everywhere, check out my featured video lesson on the Cd-Rom......

  • I will be featured in the Guitar World magazine holiday issue on the Cd-Rom, there will be a complete video lesson. It will hit the shelves soon, we will keep you posted......

  • Updated tour page, keep checking back for more dates and info......

  • Added more NAMM 08 pics and added Celeb Pics 08 to the gallery on the pics page, check them out.....

  • Added some live NAMM 08 pics to the gallery, keep checking back for more to be added.....

  • I Will be performing the NAMM show 2008 again in California, there will be a few performances. It is not open to the public though.......

  • The new Christmas CD is out! Currently it is only available on this site, feel free to stop by the goods page and order a copy.....

  • Mike's new Christmas CD is up, check out the sound clips and pre order the CD. The CD will be released the last week of November, keep checking back...

  • Mike has been busy recording new material, keep checking back for new releases and show dates.

  • Updated Tour page, keep checking back for more dates.....

  • Added a few more Namm pics!

  • NAMM 07 pics just added! Check them out on the pics page, we will be adding more live shots soon. Be sure to check back! www.mikecampese.com/gallery"

  • I will be performing at the Namm show 2007 in California this year, Jan 18th-21st. There will be a couple of performances, check the tour page soon for exact schedule times.

  • The Guitar World magazine holiday issue is out, check out my full page guitar lesson!

  • Once again I will be in Guitar World magazine! I will be in the holiday issue due out in October, it will be a full page lesson and it will be on the DVD. Check it out!....

  • My 5th solo Cd "Hidden Treasures" is now available! The Cd is mainly all acoustic, check out the clips and how to order........

  • Another mag appearance! I'm excited to announce again for the 3rd time. I have a full page lesson in the Guitar Player magazine July 06 issue, now available! Check out the mag images on the pics page........

  • Once again! pick up a copy of the May 2006 issue of the Guitar World mag, i have a lesson in the "Betcha Can't Play This" section. The images are in my photo gallery www.mikecampese.com/gallery/zines"

  • Check out the March issue of the Guitar one mag, there is a review of my "Creative Speed-Building Picking Techniques" video.

  • Hello Everyone! I just want to mention that my videos "Virtuoso Rock Fusion Concepts" and Creative Speed-Building Picking Techniques" are 15% off if you purchase the two together as a "Artist Package"for the holidays. You can save $5 off each video, click on the link for details..http://www.chopsfromhell.com/advert_campese_MC2_dvd.html

  • I will be releasing a second instructional DVD soon, keep checking the site for more info and a release date.

  • Some of my music will be in a film just released called Vampire Assassin on Lions Gate. Check it out! www.lionsgatepublicity.com/epk/vampireassassin Also, i will be playing a Arts for kids show on August 27th. There will be a guitar giveaway, a Schecter specially made for the show. Visit the tour page for venue details.

  • "The New" is now available! Click on the goods page to buy the Cd.....

  • I now have a online shop! You can now buy cds and T-shirts right here.We are taking pre-orders for my new cd "The New" Visit my Goods page for details......

  • I will be releasing a new solo cd in March.I will keep you posted,Keep checking back.

  • Recently i have been hired by the Trans-Siberian Orchestra,i have been very busy working with them and also i have been working on my next solo record for a early release in 2005 Stay Tuned......

  • My instructional video "Virtuoso Rock Fusion Concepts" now available on DVD,check out my homepage for details.Check out the MI website,they put me in their Alumni notes on their homepage http://mi.edu.Very Exciting!! Also issuse #46 of progression mag is out in 49 countries.Check it out at Borders,Tower records etc.....

  • My interview with the great internet radio station Radio Dimension will air everyday from 7-7:30. What a great honor,check it out! www.radiodimension.com.

  • I want to mention my interview in Indonesia is online now http://www.metamorphosis21.cjb.net/ Check it out! and also this weekend May 30th the radio station Fretnet.com in Australia will be playing some cuts from the "Vibe" cd......

  • Nightmare Records is now a distributer for my Cds check it out.www.nightmarerecords.com.Just put my name in the search and my cds will come up.Also tune in to Radio Dimension.com,they have been playing a whole catalog of my music regularly.

  • Happy New Year! I have some exciting news to kick off 2004.I signed a contract with my favorite string company D'Addario,i'm very happy to be endorsed by them.I have been using their strings since the begining.Also,i want to mention t-shirts are now available for sale on this site,check out the goods page and if you have not picked up "Vibe" be sure to,as a reminder,FYE and Coconuts is carrying "Vibe" now also.

  • Yeah!! Nov 2003 Guitar Player mag is now on stands.Check out my lesson!!

  • My latest cd "Vibe" is now available at all FYE,Coconuts and Strawberries locations.If you have not purchased the cd,please do! The cd is getting great reviews!

  • Im very excited to announce! i will be in Guitar Player Magazine again for a full page lesson in the Nov,2003 issue.It should be out sometime at the end of Sept.Also "Vibe" will be available to purchase at all FYE,Coconuts and Strawberries,stores.I'll keep you posted!

  • Tune in sun night june,8th at 8pm,on 103.1 FM.Mike will be talking live and playing some tracks off the new cd.

  • Im excited to announce the release of my 3rd Cd.It will be released in the beginning of June,2003.The "CD Release Party" will be on June 14th, at the Glenville Spot.Make sure you are there!!.

  • Tune in on Weds,January 8th,2003 at 8pm eastern time, to the Prog Radio station www.deliciousagony.com.They will be playing some tracks off my Cd, on the Exposure show.

  • I will be a special guest and will be playing live on a Popular US,Prog Rock internet radio station www.Dementiaradio.com,Sat Night December 7, at 9:30 pm.

  • Hello,first off welcome to my news page. I'm very excited, I can now tell you what's going on etc.

  • I just released my instructional video "Virtuoso Rock Fusion Concepts" available on Cd-rom,VCD and VHS. An hour and 10 minutes long. Just click on the image on my homepage and that will take you to the Chops from hell site, where you can purchase it, or click here.

  • I'm appearing on a Christmas cd, "A Saratoga Christmas Wish." Due out right before Thanksgiving. I will be doing a cover of "Silent Night." Right now, you can purchase the cd on many of the shops on Broadway in Saratoga Springs, NY.

  • My cd "Full Circle" will air on over 40 NPR, radio stations across the United States starting the first week of December on regular rotations. If you live in the US tune in!

  • Also, I've been finishing up the tracks for my 3rd solo cd, Due out early 2003..........

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