Vanya Merc

Music

Traction Control

by Vanya Merc

Released 2019
Released 2019
No-nonsense, unfettered instrumental guitar music; the way it used to be.
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Traction Control: The Story So Far

After completing my previous album “This Lousy T-Shirt” way back in 2014 I, satisfied with my meagre achievement, promptly forgot about it and went about my business....

Fast forward 5(!) years and I’m still wasting my time playing guitar. I could have invested in an MBA or something lucrative that would have netted me millions after a couple of years of hard graft, but alas...

Here’s Traction Control. An …
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This Lousy T-Shirt

by Vanya Merc

Released 2014
Released 2014
A no-holds barred love letter to instrumental guitar music
NOTES
Written over a period 5 years, the album is a celebration of the guitar and instrumental guitar music in the many forms it has taken since its initial cultural explosion in the late 1960's. More specifically however.....

In the summer of 2008 I awoke one day to the realization that I was fast becoming one of THOSE musicians. Anyone who has dabbled in the business of committing black dots to tape at some point has met at …
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