Rich Van Kuren | About Time

Go To Artist Page

Recommended if You Like
George Lynch Joe Satriani Randy Rhoads

More Artists From
United States - United States

Other Genres You Will Love
Rock: Hard Rock Pop: Pop/Rock Moods: Featuring Guitar
There are no items in your wishlist.

About Time

by Rich Van Kuren

The debut instrumental guitar album of 2011. Fueled by a passion for catchy, melodic hooks with concrete song composition, About Time is a fantastic mix of 'wall of guitars' tone, bluesy skit skat, and Spanish guitar. A MUST for guitar enthusiasts.
Genre: Rock: Hard Rock
Release Date: 

We'll ship when it's back in stock

Order now and we'll ship when it's back in stock, or enter your email below to be notified when it's back in stock.
Sign up for the CD Baby Newsletter
Your email address will not be sold for any reason.
Continue Shopping
available for download only
Share to Google +1

Tracks

Available as MP3, MP3 320, and FLAC files.

To listen to tracks you will need to either update your browser to a recent version or update your Flash plugin.

Sorry, there has been a problem playing the clip.

  song title
share
time
download
1. Not of This World
Share this song!
X
0:36 $0.99
2. Six String Salute
Share this song!
X
3:25 $0.99
3. The Reign
Share this song!
X
3:08 $0.99
4. La Guitarra Viva
Share this song!
X
4:39 $0.99
5. One Chance
Share this song!
X
3:42 $0.99
6. Breathe V3
Share this song!
X
4:07 $0.99
7. Metal Jacket
Share this song!
X
3:41 $0.99
8. Liar's Vault
Share this song!
X
3:41 $0.99
preview all songs

ABOUT THIS ALBUM


Album Notes
About Time was composed for many reasons. Partly because I finally have 'time' to do something like this. Some of the song ideas on this project were created many years ago and I'm so glad to be able to capture them digitally now. Song ideas come to me at different times - usually when white noise is present. Some of the best rhythms come to me as I'm driving down the road listening to the buzz of the engine or drone of the tires. La Guitarra Viva came to me as we were sitting down to a spaghetti dinner! Inspiration comes at crazy moments. I grew up listening to my parents 50's rock and roll which I think helped establish my sense of melody. I started taking classical guitar at the age of 7 and continued for about 10 years until I heard my first Kiss album. I grew up in a great time for guitarists. It was the 80's and soon came players like Randy Rhoads, George Lynch, Neal Schon, Eddie Van Halen, Steve Lukather and Warren DeMartini - I idolized them all. There will never be another time when such great talent flowed - don't get me wrong I also have a great appreciation for players like Les Paul, Wes Montgomery, Andres Segovia, and George Benson. I am still searching for great guitar tones and hope to share them on future releases. Maybe some day I will find a singer - until then, my guitar is the voice in my head. I hope you enjoy this - it was truly About Time..


Reviews


to write a review