This week on Kingdom of Rock, Matt Gibson chats with Grammy Award winning guitarist Frank Gambale. Frank is the the undisputed genius who originated the sweep picking technique and elevated it to a precise art form now standard in the guitar lexicon. The ‘Gambale Sweep Picking Technique’ continues to inspire generations of musicians.
As jazz legend, Chick Corea, describes Frank ‘He is one of the most incredible guitarists on the planet. Everything he touches with his guitar turns gold, always has.‘ While John McLaughlin’s tongue-in-cheek response to his finesse is‘I’d like to cut his hands off.‘
A musician’s musician, gifted composer, brilliant innovator and author of numerous instructional books and DVDs, Frank continues to reach unprecedented sonic and technical heights. His six string prowess and seemingly limitless vision point towards an exciting future of ground breaking music.