Jgor Gianola : Guitar
Guitarist for many acts since early '90 and founder of his solo/cover project 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 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 hero Ronnie Le Tekro.
From 2007 a collaboration on several occasions with Jorn Lande, the great Norwegian vocalist, with whom the release of 3 records and several gigs.
From 1985 involved in more than 40 albums productions and more than 2000 gigs Worldwide!
(more info at www.altovoltaggio.net or www.jgorgianola.com)