Panos F.(Fotinopoulos) was born in the city of Athens(1994).He started taking electric guitar lessons at the age of 12.
At the age of 14 he decided to become a professional guitar player inspired by the music of Steve Vai, Joe Satriani,John Petrucci,Yngwie Malmsteen,Paul Gilbert,Andy Timmons,George Lynch and bands like Dokken, Badlands, Lynch Mob, Adagio, Dream Theater, Metallica, Racer X, Symphony X.
He ia also heavily influenced by both Rock/ Fusion players Greg Howe,Brett Garsed,Frank Gambale and Metal/Neoclassical players like Michael Romeo, Michael Angelo, Vinnie Moore and many more. .At the age of 15,he started working with the famous guitar virtuoso teacher and author Ioannis Anastassakis for more guidance, following a specific and more dedicated practice program. He currently practices 6-9 hours every day and is also preparing for the London College of Music Electric Guitar exams . At the moment, he is working with the famous keyboardist and producer Bob Katsionis (Firewind) on his upcoming instrumental album.
Steve Vai, Greg Howe,Brett Garsed,Andy Timmons ,George Lynch,Yngwie Malmsteen, Ioannis Anastassakis
BAND MEMBERS :
Panos F (Guitar)
Bob KAtsionis (Keyboards)
FACEBOOK FAN PAGE http://www.facebook.com/pages/Panos-F/106539166081271