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ESP Artist Josh Middleton Talks to Gear4music

Josh Middleton ESP Guitars
Josh Middleton ESP Guitars

Sylosis and Architects guitarist Josh Middleton recently visited Gear4music to talk ESP guitars, gear, and metal.

By Matt Wilkinson | Published 10.03.20

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UK guitarist Josh Middleton has found international acclaim with two of the UK’s finest metal bands Sylosis and Architects. He has a precise technique and extensive musical knowledge borne from countless hours of practice, gigging, and recording. Josh has also become well-known as a music educator, sharing his knowledge of the guitar and music production.

We recently caught up with Josh to talk about his relationship with ESP Guitars, his musical inspirations, gear, practice routine, touring, and more. Josh also took the time to do some play-throughs, showing us just how consistent and precise his playing really is in person – we were in awe!

Josh Middleton and ESP Guitars

Josh chooses ESP guitars to meet his technically demanding playing style. As a schoolboy, Josh was inspired by Metallica and later followed their lead by choosing an ESP guitar.

Josh stayed loyal to ESP and is now an official artist, favouring the ESP Horizon-II. He also uses the MH-401B Baritone for his detuned work in Architects, as well as the ESP Eclipse and the LTD Xtone semi-hollow.

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Watch the videos below and check out Josh's awesome playing!

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Posted on 10 Mar 2020 09:34 to category : Instruments News

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