Jgor Gianola : Guitar
Guitarist and founder of solo projects Jgor Gianola and swiss band Alto Voltaggio.
First step into the 6 strings world in 1978 with a classic guitar, not the best student on the planet, but very useful time for future approach to electric world.
First band “Sabotage” founded in 1985 at the age of 15, first gig in 1986 at youth center in hometown Lugano.
From 1993 to 1995 first real step into the real world, with the swiss act Gotthard, as a stage performer during the great Dial Hard Tour, with more than 100 gigs all over Europe and Japan.
From 1998 to 2013 with U.D.O. beside Mr.Udo Dirkschneider, former singer of Accept. With whom he released 7 albums, 3 live albums + DVD’s and 7 World wide tours. More than 1000 concerts worldwide
sharing stages with legendary names like Kiss, Aerosmith, Judas Priest, Ronnie James Dio, David Lee Roth, Journey and many more!
In 2005 the release of Camouflage, with the norwegian band Wild Willy’s Gang beside TNT’s guitar ace Ronnie Le Tekro.
From 2007 to 2010 on stage and studio with Jorn Lande, the great norwegian vocalist, with whom the release of the records “Spirit Black” 2009 and “Dio” 2010.
From 1985 involved in more than 20 albums productions and more than 1500 gigs Worldwide!
(more info at www.altovoltaggio.net or www.jgorgianola.com)