FRANK MARINO needs no introduction. He is one of the world's best guitar players and a Canadian icon. He's sold millions of records and played to big crowds during his long and fruitful career.
Besides Jimi Hendrix, Marino acknowledged the influence of John Cipollina (Quicksilver Messenger Service), Duane Allman, Johnny Winter, and Carlos Santana. He plays blues, heavy metal, and extended improvisations. His style has influenced many guitar players, including Zakk Wylde and Eric Gales and Paul Gilbert. His tone is recognized by for instance Guitar Player, which called him a "full-spectrum guitar god," alongside Jeff Beck, Eddie Van Halen, and The Edge.