Who Is Riley Wilson?
– Veteran guitar/bass guitar teacher
– #1 Guitarist/ Vocalist/One Man Band- Southwest US on Gigmasters and Gig Salad national online booking sites
– Nationally published Writer/Publisher/ Columnist
– Award winning Voice overs
A true renaissance man, Riley Wilson is all this and more!
- Since 1985, Riley's taught over 4,000 students from California and North Carolina to Texas how to play guitar and bass guitar quicker, better and more competently than any other private instructor. He's a graduate of the Guitar Institute in Technology in Hollywood, CA and the original, longest running professional guitar and bass teacher in Frisco, TX. He also teaches lessons via Skype for folks unable to join him at his studio in North Texas.
Riley’s been a professional writer since 1987. His work has appeared in publications like “Electronic Musician,” ” Gig,” “Guitar World,” “Guitar School” and “Real to Reel.” He penned “The Gigmeister” column in “Vintage Guitar” magazine from 1993-2005 and is the author and publisher of “Guitar Made Simpler- An Intelligent Approach.” He also wrote the popular “Solo Gigger” column and did video gear reviews with www.L2Pnet.com from 2013-2016.
A working professional guitar/vocalist/entertainer since 1973, Riley has performed all over the United States. He’s a Gig Salad “Top Performer” and his One Man Band won the “Best of 2012, 2013, 2014, 2015, 2016 and Rising Star” awards on Gigmasters. His is the only 5 star rated such act on both Gigmasters and Gig Salad since 2012. He performs at corporate, private and public and corporate shows all over the Central and Southwest United States.