Shred metal guitarist, Xander Demos (Sabbath Judas Sabbath, XDB) has been selected as one of Rockwired’s Top 10 Lead Guitarists in Active Rock. The annual list is published as part of the webzine’s “Kicking Ax” editorial special. The 20-page feature is available in the October issue of Brian Lush’s Rockwired. Xander is spotlighted in a 2-page, full-color spread, which includes an exclusive audio interview. Other guitarists featured are Dave Bates (Edge Of Paradise), Rachel Rekkit (Crashdollz), and Chris Lane (Station). Rockwired’s October issue is available for download at http://www.rockwired.com/rockwiredmagazine30/october2014.html#/36.
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Xander Demos is a rock and metal guitarist, based in Pittsburgh, PA. He has performed and recorded with James Rivera (Helstar, Malice), Sabbath Judas Sabbath, Liberty N’ Justice, Ged Rylands’ Rage Of Angels, Modern Superstar, and others. His debut album, Guitarcadia was mixed by CJ Snare of Firehouse, and it received mass critical praise. Xander will release his follow up, Runways and Waterways in late 2014. He will appear in the 2015 metal movie release, “Hair I Go Again,” featuring members of Motley Crue, RATT, Quiet Riot, Anthrax, Warrant, Stryper and many others. Xander has upcoming shows opening for Guitar Gods, Tony MacAlpine and Richie Kotzen, and performing at Skull Fest. He is endorsed with Suhr, McNaught (makers of the XD Signature Guitar Models), Conklin and Brian Moore Guitars. For more information, visit http://www.xanderdemos.com.