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Victor Samalot / Bio

Victor Samalot is an accomplished guitarist and bassist as well as Co-founder / guitarist for rock - fusion group Rare Blend (1994-present) with 5 CD releases receiving college & internet radio airplay and CD sales in the US, Europe, South America, Japan, etc...

Victor has been playing professionally for over 25 years with a successful career performing in concerts, Festivals, television appearances, film scoring, studio sessions, and teaching guitar.

Since 2009, Victor has been performing as a solo instrumental guitarist inspired by Jazz stylings, Latin, Acoustic rock, Ambient and World rhythms. Covering artists such as Santana, Jeff Beck, Eric Clapton, Dave Brubeck, Ottmar Liebert, Craig Chaquico, Jose Feliciano, George Benson, etc... along with his original acoustic sounds.

So after a quarter-century of jamming with Rock, jazz fusions and progressive elements, Victor has found a solo acoustic sound. The influences of Carlos Santana, Phil Keaggy and Jimmy Page can be clearly heard, but every performance unfolds in its own unique way. " His solo instrumental guitar project is inspired by jazz stylings, latin, acoustic rock, on the spot improvisations, ambient and world rhythms."

General Info

Band Members
Vic Samalot - Acoustic & electric guitar
Artist Name
Victor Samalot
Home Page
Rock / Latin / Jazz

Contact Info

Cleveland, OH

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