A Phenomenal Artist
Interview by Michael Oshust ~ July 10, 2019
Orianthi is a well known Australian musician, singer, and songwriter who has performed with The Hollywood Vampires, Michael Jackson, Carrie Underwood, Alice Cooper, Michael Bolton, Richie Sambora, Dave Stewart, James Durbin and more. She has played at the Eric Clapton Crossroads Guitar Festival, and has opened for Kid Rock, Steve Vai, and Daughtry.
Orianthi primarily plays Paul Reed Smith (PRS) guitars and ENGL,
EVH 5150III, Orange, Marshall and Mesa Boogie amplifiers. Recently Orianthi developed the Octaver and NexiPlexi Signature guitar pedals with NEXI Industries.
Orianthi is currently recording new music.
Music Speaks Louder sat down with Orianthi to talk about the new album, endorsements, playing with Carrie underwood, working with songwriter/producer Desmond Child, and how Nashville has a great vibe for all musicians.
Photo Source: CTKManagement
How is the new album progressing?
Working with Carrie Underwood at the 57th Grammy Awards.
You have played with many great guitarists, is there anyone that you would love to work with?
Your endorsements with Paul Reed Smith, Dean Markley strings, NexiPlexi and more.
Collaborating with songwriter/producer Desmond Child.
Nashville has a different vibe, are you there now?
Unfortunately the festival got cancelled, we hope to see you soon.
Orianthi plays Paul Reed Smith guitars and Dean Markley strings.
The Orianthi Octaver and the Orianthi Nexiplexi by Nexi Industries can be ordered online here
Special thank you to Orianthi, Justis Mustaine & Taylor Bloss.