Influences: Van Halen, Firehouse, Dokken, Winger, White Lion, Def Leppard, Bon Jovi, Guns'n'roses, Europe, Ratt, Warrant, Tnt, Vinnie Moore, Gary Moore, Yngwie Malmsteen, George Lynch, Iron Maiden, Pink Floyd Etc
Member of EMI PM UK composers. Guitar Instructor at Salford University & GuitarDoncaster.com.
"You are clearly a very talented guitarist and arranger in classic rock style."
"You are a very very talented composer as well as a gifted guitarist."
Nick Raymonde (credits: former top positions at A&R for Sony, BMG, RCA, first signed Take That)
"I can see the potential in your taking a Jim Steinman role."
Kevin Donoghue (credits: first discovered/signed Nine Inch Nails - managed #20 international recording artists for Sony, CBS and Epic.)
"We need to get together and kill the game. The tracks you're putting out sound good."
K.E. on the track (Multi-Platinum Music Producer, over 30 Billboard Hits, Jay-Z ,Chris Brown, Akon , Nicki Minaj, Rick Ross, DJ Khaled, Future,Lecrae, Kid Ink etc.)
Dimtris Kyriakidis released his first single Airhunt in 2010.
2011 finds him cooperating on his first album with singer extraordinaire Goran Edman mostly known through his collaborations with Yngwie Malmsteen and John Norum (Europe's guitarist).
The track that seems to attract strong attention is the cover version of:
I Just Died In Your Arms Tonight
Album Highlights: https://youtu.be/VdfiMZuTtcE
Vocals: Goran Edman
Bass (on AirHunt): Terry Gregory
(http://icmp.co.uk/about-icmp/tutors/terry-gregory) Terry has cooperated with Steve Hackett (ex Genesis guitarist), Martin Taylor (jazz virtuoso) and Shaun Baxter (jazz-metal virtuoso guitarist).
Keyboard/Piano (on Airhunt and Begging For Your Mercy): Rob Lindop
Drums (on Airhunt): John Southerden
2015/2016 (From the Reflex Artists Web Site)
After a promotional campaign to industry professionals Dimitris Kyriakidis got invited by Nick Raymonde to produce some music for a female singer/artist under development. Dimitris reworked a cover version of a very famous song that he originally was producing for the female artist. Goran Edman eventually sang it.
More details about the album can be provided to music industry professionals upon request.
Please visit https://www.instagram.com/gamechanger_music/
to have access to some of my latest music video clips and photos posted on the Internet.
Session Guitar Work Highlights
I played some distorted guitar parts on Hard Road by Rebecca Bains. Hard Road reached No 33 on UK iTunes Country charts and No 29 on Greek iTunes charts.
Link to the guitar solo: https://youtu.be/MOB6dmAHBB0?t=2m24s
Web Site: www.DimitrisKyriakidis.com