Carlos M. Arzola: "Reunion" (cover)

Carlos M. Arzola: "Reunion" (cover)

ESP ALL ACCESS COMMUNITY MEMBER SPOTLIGHT! Here's a sort of unusual All Access spotlight, featuring community member Carlos M. Azola taking on the slippery fusion lines of Greg Howe's "Reunion" using his ESP E-II Mystique for...
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Sandra Pagola: "I'm Not Right" (cover)

Sandra Pagola: "I'm Not Right" (cover)

ESP ALL ACCESS COMMUNITY MEMBER SPOTLIGHT! What's the most important thing we're looking for when we choose our weekly ESP All Access spotlights? That's easy... it's the sound of the guitars we make, and as she's done many...
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Darren Stroud: "Under a Glass Moon" solo (cover)

Darren Stroud: "Under a Glass Moon" solo (cover)

ESP ALL ACCESS COMMUNITY MEMBER SPOTLIGHT! Let's talk for a moment about how you improve as a guitar player. We all went through the process of starting out, maybe learning a few chords, and then perhaps a pentatonic scale....
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Aeon Slate: "The Witch & The Helix Tree"

Aeon Slate: "The Witch & The Helix Tree"

ESP ALL ACCESS COMMUNITY MEMBER SPOTLIGHT! Community member Aeon Slate of Atlanta, GA-based progressive metal band Dear Shadow uploaded this playthrough of their song "The Witch & The Helix Tree". He's playing his LTD...
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Antoine I: "Dedicated" (playthrough)

Antoine I: "Dedicated" (playthrough)

ESP ALL ACCESS COMMUNITY MEMBER SPOTLIGHT! Doing a very precise two guitar and bass playthrough cover of Parkway Drive's song "Dedicated", All Access member Antoine Ignace uses three ESP models -- an LTD MH Series, LTD H...
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Kerry Smith: "Karate" (Babymetal) with the E-II Horizon NT-7 EverTune

Kerry Smith: "Karate" (Babymetal) with the E-II Horizon NT-7 EverTune

ESP ALL ACCESS COMMUNITY MEMBER SPOTLIGHT! Here's All Access member Kerry Smith using his ESP E-II Horizon NT-7 EverTune in the best of ways... rocking the riff and chorus from Babymetal's 2016 slammer "Karate". He's chosen a...
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Chris Harte: "Cruel Master" on the LTD Bill Kelliher Sparrowhawk

Chris Harte: "Cruel Master" on the LTD Bill Kelliher Sparrowhawk

ESP ALL ACCESS COMMUNITY MEMBER SPOTLIGHT! We were impressed by the tone and performance style of community member chrisxbailer, also known as Chris Harte of Cork, Ireland-based hardcore metal band Bailer. He's doing a...
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Late Honkola: Ambient Melodic Metal with the E-II Eclipse-7

Late Honkola: Ambient Melodic Metal with the E-II Eclipse-7

ESP ALL ACCESS COMMUNITY MEMBER SPOTLIGHT! Looking at community member Late Honkola's profile page here on the ESP site, it's obvious he's a pretty serious player, based purely on his amazing guitar collection that includes...
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Florian Soum: "The Unforgiven" solo

Florian Soum: "The Unforgiven" solo

ESP ALL ACCESS COMMUNITY MEMBER SPOTLIGHT! Released August 12, 1991, Metallica's fifth studio album was simply self-titled as Metallica, but has ever since been known as The Black Album due to its ominous dark packaging. It's...
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Brendan Breakdown: LTD Deluxe Brutality on the EC-1000 and Viper-1000

Brendan Breakdown: LTD Deluxe Brutality on the EC-1000 and Viper-1000

ESP ALL ACCESS COMMUNITY MEMBER SPOTLIGHT! If you want to know how to get featured on our ESP All Access weekly spotlight, you might want to ask Brendan Breakdown. We've featured him a bunch of times due to his great playing...
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Nick Over: "Wrong Day" with the LTD Deluxe H-1007

Nick Over: "Wrong Day" with the LTD Deluxe H-1007

ESP ALL ACCESS COMMUNITY MEMBER SPOTLIGHT! We receive all kinds of videos here at ESP. Some are just quick captures via phone cameras of jams in bedrooms, and some are full-on studio-based recordings, with people doing...
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Tommi Koivula: "Something Wicked This Way Comes" (cover)

Tommi Koivula: "Something Wicked This Way Comes" (cover)

ESP ALL ACCESS COMMUNITY MEMBER SPOTLIGHT! Here's something you might not know: of all the major guitar manufacturers, ESP offers a wider range of readily-available left-handed models than just about anyone. A good example is...
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Roxy: "good 4 u" (playthrough cover)

Roxy: "good 4 u" (playthrough cover)

ESP ALL ACCESS COMMUNITY MEMBER SPOTLIGHT! Let's talk about pop music for a moment. Ask nine out of ten musicians in any genre from metal to classical to jazz, and they'll all claim to hate pop. Why? Well, it's because it...
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Daniel Kesler: LTD Arrow-NT Arctic Metal Jam

Daniel Kesler: LTD Arrow-NT Arctic Metal Jam

ESP ALL ACCESS COMMUNITY MEMBER SPOTLIGHT! Community member Daniel Kesler is part of the extended ESP family, working as a product specialist for European ESP distributor Sound Service. We're always glad when he cranks out a...
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Florian Soum: Testing the E-II M-II NT

Florian Soum: Testing the E-II M-II NT

ESP ALL ACCESS COMMUNITY MEMBER SPOTLIGHT! French musician and guitar teacher Florian Soum has a bunch of our guitars, and his collection includes an ESP M-I, an LTD Deluxe EC-1000 EverTune, and several ESP E-II models like...
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Harry Gandler: "Dyers Eve" Solo

Harry Gandler: "Dyers Eve" Solo

ESP ALL ACCESS COMMUNITY MEMBER SPOTLIGHT! Meet ESP All Access member Harry Gandler of Vienna, Austria. Like most of us guitar players, he is overly critical of his own playing, saying that he doesn't nail this Kirk Hammett...
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Darren Stroud: "The Star-Spangled Banner"

Darren Stroud: "The Star-Spangled Banner"

ESP ALL ACCESS COMMUNITY MEMBER SPOTLIGHT! The USA is heading into a holiday weekend for Independence Day, so what better choice for our weekly All Access Spotlight than to show member Darren Stroud and his LTD Gary Holt...
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Alex Meister: "What's Up?"

Alex Meister: "What's Up?"

ESP ALL ACCESS COMMUNITY MEMBER SPOTLIGHT! Let's face it; the '80s were a great time for shred guitarists, and in both look and sound, Brazilian guitarist and ESP community member Alex Meister has a complete '80s vibe. He's...
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Andres Castro: "Holy Diver" solo cover

Andres Castro: "Holy Diver" solo cover

ESP ALL ACCESS COMMUNITY MEMBER SPOTLIGHT! July 10, 1942 marked the birth of one of the greatest singing voices that ever existed, or possibly ever will exist. It was a voice that helped define hard rock and metal as we know...
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Rhiza: "Bitter"

Rhiza: "Bitter"

ESP ALL ACCESS COMMUNITY MEMBER SPOTLIGHT! Here's a tip on creativity for you, courtesy of All Access member Rhiza. It's often said that you can't force yourself to write good music... but sometimes, the opposite is true....
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