Andy James, Blackstar Amps & ESP team up for shred competition

Shred guitar maestro Andy James has got together with the

folks atBlackstar Amps, ESP and Intersales Music to arrange a

YouTube-based shredding competition.

Entrants just need to download a backing track written and
recorded by Andy James especially for the competition and record themselves
shredding over the top of it. They should then post it as a video response to
the YouTube clip that we´ve embedded below.

The most talented shredders stand to win prizes from ESP, Intersales Music and Blackstar Amps. Head to the dedicated web page and/or watch the video below
to find out more.

Matthew Parker

Matt is a freelance journalist who has spent the last decade interviewing musicians for the likes of Total Guitar, Guitarist, Guitar World, MusicRadar,, DJ Mag and Electronic Sound. In 2020, he launched, which aims to share the ideas that make creative lifestyles more sustainable. He plays guitar, but should not be allowed near your delay pedals.