Leslie Ripp (US) Instrumental | Rock | Metal | Melodic Metal | Blues
Leslie Ripp is
an American musician, composer, and rock/metal/blues guitarist. He’s is
mostly known for being co-founder and guitarist for the 1983 cult metal
band Rat Attack. After splitting up from Rat Attack, Leslie has spent
most of his professional music career as a club musician back in the
eighties and nineties in his home town Honolulu. After years of copying
and playing all the different styles and licks by most of the well-known
guitar legends of the times, Leslie developed the unique guitar playing
style and sound that he wields today.
is currently involved with composing and recording original
instrumental material showcasing his unique guitar work, and has
recently self-produced and recorded a series of solo album projects.
Formally trained in percussion and piano, he actually started his
professional music career as a drummer and later taught himself guitar
which would become his main instrument. Although Leslie has been
referred to as being a guitar virtuoso, he also plays all other
instruments on his albums as well.
A true solo artist!
Leslie Ripp is:
Leslie Ripp – Guitar/Drums/Percussion/Bass/Keyboard/Piano