Ariel Bellvalaire is a guitarist, singer, songwriter, actress and performer from Windsor Connecticut. She writes catchy Pop-Rock music while implementing her signature lead guitar edge. As an unsigned artist, Ariel has accomplished an impressive presence on social media, accumulating over 1.8 million views on her YouTube channel, 59,000+ Facebook followers, and has generated thousands of fans worldwide.
Ariel’s musical journey began at age 10 as a singer for her first band, “No Comment”, and she quickly began playing the bar scene. At age thirteen, Ariel found inspiration to pick up the guitar after hearing “Crazy Train” by Ozzy Osbourne on the radio. Fascinated by the iconic opening riff and legendary fretwork of her idol, Randy Rhoads, Ariel knew she was destined to play guitar. The guitar came very naturally to Ariel and she quickly began to learn advanced guitar techniques and the musical styles of her favorite players.
At the age of sixteen, Ariel began composing her own original music and performing in venues across Connecticut. A year later, she began recording with producer Earl Cohen (Lady Gaga, Jessica Simpson). Ariel and her song “Take a Step Back” were featured in a national commercial on the NBC television network.
Shortly after graduating high school, Ariel packed her guitar and moved to New York City. Ariel recorded with top producers such as Tommy Faragher (Glee), shot music videos with her glam rock band which included Nik West, performed as a solo artist and with other acclaimed musicians, and has acted in TV and feature films including: “Orange is the New Black”, “The Carrie Diaries”, “Law and Order SVU”, “Run All Night” (Starring Liam Neeson), “On the Case With Paula Zahn”, “Voodoo Church” (Netflix), and has recently filmed a commercial playing guitar for GMC.
In October of 2014, Ariel was asked to play guitar and perform in the one night New York City Broadway show “Dearly Beloved” with Tony winner, Lena Hall, and Broadway stars, Robin De Jesus and E. Clayton Cornelius. Ariel’s guitar performance captured the attention of Broadway Buzz and Playbill Magazine and was featured on their websites.
Ariel will now be the lead guitarist and singer for Cirque Du Soliel’s new show in 2017 and has toured as lead guitarist and background singer for Nik West and other various accomplished artists in the United States and Europe. In between touring, she is currently working on her new solo record with The Birdcall Productions (Meghan Trainor).
Ariel loves performing both as a musician and actress and looks forward to connecting with her fans at upcoming performances.
She uses a specially designed pedal Root Audio Shred Me Baby.
Jeremy Logan is currently working as the guitarist and lead vocalist for his band We Hunt Like Wolves.They are a blues rock band. Jeremy is from Jacksonville FL and he grew up listening to artists like Jim Hendrix, Stevie Ray Vaughan, B.B. King, Buddy Guy, Muddy waters, Lightnin’ Hopkins, Albert King, Freddie King, Cream, Led Zeppelin, Black Sabbath.
Ali Bahari (born November 5, 1991) is an Iranian instrumental rock guitarist and composer.
Bahari was born in Tehran, Iran, in music enthusiastic family. He was inspired to play guitar at age 12, nevertheless he was aspiring music listener since he was 6.
After he finished professional music courses at Musical Institute, Bahari started playing in a blues band that he formed in early days of his career but after a short period he left the band to chase his own goal Instrumental Rock / Progressive Metal projects.
Then he started to compose and release his ideas in the style, that he was always looking for. He collaborated with many bands and having concerts in different genres such as Electronic, Jazz, Fusion, Heavy Metal and Pop. Right know beside his musical career, he is a music teacher both at institutional and online classes.
He participated in many International Guitar contests such as :
Andy James academy contest / Kiesel solo contest / Jtc solo contest / Riffandbeard contest / Nili Brosh solo contest.
His songs are available at whole International Valid Music Stores such as : iTunes, Apple Store, Amazon Music, Spotify.
Genre : Instrumental Rock, Progressive Metal.
Instruments : Electric Guitar, Acoustic Guitar, Classical Guitar, Piano, Drums.
Most of his notable musical influences: Mark Knopfler, Eric Clapton,
Joe Satriani, Yngwie Malmsteen.