Born in Chicago and raised in Phoenix, Guy Koplitz learned his first guitar chords at age 13. Back then all he knew and loved was Randy Rhoads and Iron Maiden. He developed his natural talent and skills over the years in bands playing Classic Rock and Metal, Country, Reggae, Ska, Funk, and R&B. Guy is known for his ripping guitar solos as well as his ability to recreate the sound and feel of the original artist. In his playing you may hear the influences of Steve Vai, Steve Morse, Randy Rhoads, Brent Mason Chet Atkins and Brad Paisley.