Neil Swanson has a reputation for standing out. This blonde haired, Texas guitar slinger has been recognized for his skills by some of the biggest names in music. Neil performs along side a wide variety of artists including Orianthi, Richie Sambora, Eurythmics co-founder and mega producer Dave Stewart, Diamante, and has even joined legendary guitarist Steve Vai on stage. Neil is a guitarist with a wide range of styles from rock and metal to pop, hip hop and soul. He believes skill comes from knowing the history of each genre and seeking out experience in all of them.