Toshi Iseda has been featured in guitar/music magazines around the world, including Guitar Player, Guitar World, Guitar/Guitar One, The Guitarist Network, Young Guitar, Guitar F.P.M., Guitar Magazine (JAPAN), Musica Pro (South America), Guitar Chef (Italy) and others. Toshi also writes instructional columns for several guitar oriented magazines. Having been featured on over 14 records (including all four of Guitar World’s “Indie Bin” CDs), Toshi released his first solo CD in 1998, the critically acclaimed Full On! (Over The Top! Records). He has also collaborated with former Dixie Dregs bassist Andy West to record and co-produce RAMA 1 on Magna Carta Records. This project also featured renowned drummers Mike Portnoy (The Winery Dogs / ex-Dream Theater), Rod Morgenstein (Dixie Dregs / Winger / Jazz Is Dead) and Jonathan Mover (Joe Satriani / Einstein), as well as keyboardists Jens Johansson (Yngwie Malmsteen / Stratovarious), T. Lavitz (Dixie Dregs / Jazz Is Dead) and Mike Keneally (Frank Zappa / Steve Vai). Tochi’s current Analog Alien pedals of choice are the Rumble Seat, Bucket Seat and the Alien Switcher.
Photo: Wes Carter