Lion Music are proud to announce the signing of
Colombian guitar virtuoso Nicolas Waldo who is
releasing his debut album Master of the Universe
on August 15 digitally.
Nicolas Waldo is sponored by
Rotosound Strings, Shark Tooth Picks and Joyo
Tech for which he makes workshops and clinics
regularly. He also has his own touring live band
featuring Daniel Pinzon (Bass), Andres
Parada (Rythm Guitar) and Miguel Rodriguez (Drums.
Nicolas was graduated at the El Bosque
University as professional musician and Sound
engineer in 2005.
His compositions incorporate a diverse amount of
musical elements, which include; improvised
solos, odd meters, polyrhythms, classical
harmony, classical counterpoint, jazz harmony,
modern harmony, dense orchestration and
outlandish song forms.
Nicolas has participated in several Guitar World
Competitions like Dean Guitars Search Shredders
, Guitar Idol 2009 and Aurora Contest from
Spain (3RD PLACE).
Cover art painting by Sindy Restrepo.
He has also worked with the power metal band
Vorpal Nomad as lead guitarist and composer.
Vorpal Nomad was produced by the German producer
Piet Sielck (Blind Guardian, Iron Savior, Gamma
of the Universe
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Waldo - Guitar and Bass
Miguel Rodriguez - Drums
Guest Musicians: MASTER OF THE UNIVERSE
featuring keyboard virtuoso Mistheria
(Bruce Dickinson, Mark Boals, Rob Rock,
Book of Reflections etc) and guitarist
at Constain Studios and Meggido Records
in Bogota, Colombia between January and
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