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Marcel Coenen

Marcel Coenen

Sep 8th 2018 @ Latest Music Bar w/ All Star Gary Moore Tribute Band

Brighton, United Kingdom
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About Marcel Coenen
Genres:
Guitar Orientated Rock, Metal, Rock, Hard Rock, Classic Rock, Classical, Pop, Thrash Metal, Groove Metal, Instrumental, Guitar Virtuoso
Band Members:
MARCEL COENEN OFFICIAL, |||||||||||||||||||||||||||||||||||||||||||||||||||||||||||||||||||||||||||||||||||||||, Marcel has played with many well known musicians all over the world like Chuck Billy (Testament) Joey Belladonna (Anthrax) UDO (ex-Accept) Floor Jansen (Nightwish) John Macaluso (James La Brie Ark) Bob Katsionis (Firewind) Joachim Cans (Hammerfall) Michael Kiske (Ex-Helloween) Joakim Brodén (Sabaton) Jorn Lande (Jorn) Russell Allen (Symphony X) Damian Wilson (Threshold) Mats Levén (Krux) Christina Scabbia (Lacuna Coil) Tim "Ripper" Owens (ex-Judas Priest) Paul DiAnno (ex-Iron Maiden) Atma Anur (Ex-Cacophony) and many more. He plays in the band GODSCUM as well as in some cover bands like Stormrider and The Art Of Pantera., https://www.youtube.com/user/mcoenen, , /// MARCEL COENEN ///, /// CHECK OUT, > Marcel Coenen official: www.facebook.com/MarcelCoenenOfficial/, > YouTube: www.youtube.com/mcoenen, > Marcel Coenen webpage: www.marcelcoenen.com, /// BIO, Award winning rock-guitarist Marcel Coenen was born in The Netherlands in 1972., Playing guitar since 1983 he learned a lot of guitar related techniques theory and improvisation from different teachers and from a lot of self-study. All this contributed to making him the guitarist he is today., Currenty Marcel is active in a few bands and works as a guitar teacher and producer., Throughout his career Marcel has been asked by professional musicians to work together with them on tours recordings and song writing., ////////////////////////////////////////////////////////, /// UPCOMING PROJECTS, // 2017, - Marcel's solo on the new album from AYREON / Arjen Lucassen., - Marcel was recently asked by Arjen Lucassen to play his music at Ayreon Universe (Best of Ayreon live) in September 2017 in Tilburg The Netherlands., /// PROJECTS IN THE PAST, // 2016 - The Theater Equation, He played for Arjen Lucassen also in September 2016 in four sold out shows for The Theater Equation a big theatre production that featured the music of Ayreon. A lot of the original singers were involved like, - James La Brie (Dream Theater), - Devon Graves (Psychotic Waltz), - Mike Mills (Toehider), - Anneke Van Giersbergen (Vuur ex-The Gentle Storm ex-The Gathering), and many more., // 2013 2009 & 2008 - Christmas Metal Symphony, Marcel was involved in the Christmas Metal Symphony shows where he shared the stage with a complete symphonic orchestra and artists like, - Udo Dirkschneider (UDO ex-Accept), - Michael Kiske (Unisonic ex-Helloween), - Chuck Billy (Testament), - Joey Belladonna (Anthrax), - Joacim Cans (Hammerfall), - Floor Jansen (Nightwish), - Jorn Lande (Jorn Lande), - Russell Allen (Symphony X), /// 2014 2013 & 2010 - Channel Zero, He played second guitar for the Belgian metal band Channel Zero during their reunion shows in 2010. His fav show was at Graspop Metal Meeting festival in front of 45.000 people. Marcel is on Channel Zero's DVD “Live at the Ancienne Belgique”., In 2013 and in 2014 he was again invited by Channel Zero to play with them., // 2013 & 2012, Playing w/ belgian metalband Black Widow., // 2012 - John Macaluso, Playing w/ drummer John Macaluso (Ark Yngwie Malmsteen Riot TNT) in The Phoenix Project presenting songs from all throughout John's career during a tour in The Netherlands and Belgium., /// 2011 - Jason Becker's Not Dead Yet, Marcel was asked to perform at the Jason Becker's Not Dead Yet festival where he played together with drummer Atma Anur (Cacophony Jason Becker)., /// SOLO, Besides his bands and projects Marcel is very active with his solo career. He has already recorded two solo albums and a live DVD so far and recently an EP (Disambiguation) was released. He plays his solo songs live with his band, Marcel Coenen & Friends, which features drummer Hans In T Zandt (Praying Mantis) Rene Kroon (keyboards Sun Caged) and Paul Adrian Villarreal (Vocals Sun Caged) Richard Ritterbeeks (Bass Het Goede Doel) and Freek Gielen (Guitar The Theater Equation)., Marcel has traveled to many places to play his solo work on stage., // 2016- 2008 - Tunisia, He has already flown 6 times to Tunesia to play his solo work as well as play together with the local band Carthagods and artists like, - Tim “Ripper” Owens (Judas Priest Iced Earth), - Iced Earth and, - Paul DiAnno (ex-Iron Maiden)., // 2006 - Bangkok, He played three nights at the University in Bangkok (Thailand) with Mats Olausson R.I.P. (Ark Yngwie Malmsteen)., // 2000 - USA, He played at the Powermad festival in Baltimore (USA)., /// BANDS, // GODSCUM, Besides his solo career he is active in the band GODSCUM who released an EP in 2013 and is currently working on an album that shall see the day of light in 2017., // THE ART OF PANTERA, With the members of the band GODSCUM Marcel is still playing in the Pantera tribute band THE ART OF PANTERA. As a tribute to Dimebag Darrell's death anniversary they started with a short tour in December 2015 in small clubs The band got so much success that they decided to go on., In 2015 they played at belgian festival Graspop Metal Meeting in front of 15.000 screaming people., // STORMRIDER, Marcel plays in the coverband STORMRIDER where he had the privilege to play as support for bands like Exodus Testament Laaz Rockit Death Angel & Sepultura. They played at the Graspop Metal Meeting festival three times (2005 2007 and 2015) for approx.. 5000 people., // SYSTEM PILOT, Together with Praying Mantis drummer Hans In T Zandt he's playing in the rock cover band SYSTEM PILOT which also features ex-LEMUR VOICE keyboard player Franck Faber., // SUN CAGED & LEMUR VOICE, Marcel is known for his virtuosic capabilities on the guitar and for his mind blowing work in his previous prog metal bands SUN CAGED and LEMUR VOICE. With both bands he had quite some remarkable success and played shows all over the world. LEMUR VOICE was signed to the American label Magna Carta., With his own band SUN CAGED he played shows supporting bands like, - Queensryche, - Machine Head, - Evergrey, - Threshold, - Zero Hour, Another highlight for SUN CAGED wsa being at the BARfest festival in San Francisco (USA) in 2008 where the band shared the stage with Liquid Tension Experiment and Enchant., // LEMUR VOICE, played as support for artists like Yngwie Malmsteen and Ronnie James Dio., A TRIBUTE TO RUSH (Working Man), Signed to the American label Magna Carta led Marcel and Gregoor (singer of LEMUR VOICE) in contributing their input for a Tribute To Rush (Working Man) where they appear along with artists like, - John Petrucci (Dream Theater), - Mike Portnoy (Dream Theater), - Steve Morse (Deep Purple) and, - Devin Townsend., // SPEEDICA & FORM (late 80's & 90's), He played w/ SPEEDICA and FORM old-school sounding thrash metal bands., With FORM Marcel recorded an album in 1994 (I Choose My Own). SPEEDICA recorded two demo’s in 1989 which later were released on a CD by the original drummer of the band., /// MARCEL’S INFLUENCES, // Musicians:, Dimebag Darrell Jason Becker Yngwie Malmsteen Allan Holdsworth Steve Morse Eric Johnson Joe Satriani Scott Henderson Greg Howe Gary Moore Brian May Paul Gilbert Mike Oldfield John Petrucci Steve Vai James Hetfield., // Bands:, Crimeny Haji’s Kitchen Queen Dream Theater Pantera Meshuggah Alice In Chains Racer X Dizzy Mizz Lizzy Rush., /// MARCEL’S ENDORSEMENTS, // Bo-El Guitars:, Marcel has his own signature models the MC series. The guitars are available in a 6 or 7 string version., - MC-6: www.bo-el.com/product-category/mc-series/mc-6-string-guitars, - MC-7: www.bo-el.com/product-category/mc-series/mc-7-string-guitars, // Laney Amplification:, Marcel is using the VH100R head from Laney., Occasionally he plays clinics for Laney., // Curt Mangan strings:, Great sounding and long lasting strings., /// LINKS, // Sun Caged, www.facebook.com/SunCaged, Check music on YouTube + Spotify, // The Art Of Pantera, www.facebook.com/taopNL, // Godscum, http://godscum.org/music, // System Pilot, www.facebook.com/system.pilot, // Stormrider, www.facebook.com/stormridernl, // Bo-El Guitars NL, www.bo-el.com, // Laney UK, www.laney.co.uk/, © 2016 Marcel Coenen / Text: Tanja Ratajczak
Hometown:
Weert, Netherlands

Award winning rock-guitarist MARCEL COENEN was born in The Netherlands in 1972. Started playing guitar when he was 10, he learned a lot of guitar related techniques, the...
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Saturday, September 8th, 2018
8:00 PM
Latest Music Bar w/ All Star Gary Moore Tribute Band
Brighton, United Kingdom
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About Marcel Coenen
Genres:
Guitar Orientated Rock, Metal, Rock, Hard Rock, Classic Rock, Classical, Pop, Thrash Metal, Groove Metal, Instrumental, Guitar Virtuoso
Band Members:
MARCEL COENEN OFFICIAL, |||||||||||||||||||||||||||||||||||||||||||||||||||||||||||||||||||||||||||||||||||||||, Marcel has played with many well known musicians all over the world like Chuck Billy (Testament) Joey Belladonna (Anthrax) UDO (ex-Accept) Floor Jansen (Nightwish) John Macaluso (James La Brie Ark) Bob Katsionis (Firewind) Joachim Cans (Hammerfall) Michael Kiske (Ex-Helloween) Joakim Brodén (Sabaton) Jorn Lande (Jorn) Russell Allen (Symphony X) Damian Wilson (Threshold) Mats Levén (Krux) Christina Scabbia (Lacuna Coil) Tim "Ripper" Owens (ex-Judas Priest) Paul DiAnno (ex-Iron Maiden) Atma Anur (Ex-Cacophony) and many more. He plays in the band GODSCUM as well as in some cover bands like Stormrider and The Art Of Pantera., https://www.youtube.com/user/mcoenen, , /// MARCEL COENEN ///, /// CHECK OUT, > Marcel Coenen official: www.facebook.com/MarcelCoenenOfficial/, > YouTube: www.youtube.com/mcoenen, > Marcel Coenen webpage: www.marcelcoenen.com, /// BIO, Award winning rock-guitarist Marcel Coenen was born in The Netherlands in 1972., Playing guitar since 1983 he learned a lot of guitar related techniques theory and improvisation from different teachers and from a lot of self-study. All this contributed to making him the guitarist he is today., Currenty Marcel is active in a few bands and works as a guitar teacher and producer., Throughout his career Marcel has been asked by professional musicians to work together with them on tours recordings and song writing., ////////////////////////////////////////////////////////, /// UPCOMING PROJECTS, // 2017, - Marcel's solo on the new album from AYREON / Arjen Lucassen., - Marcel was recently asked by Arjen Lucassen to play his music at Ayreon Universe (Best of Ayreon live) in September 2017 in Tilburg The Netherlands., /// PROJECTS IN THE PAST, // 2016 - The Theater Equation, He played for Arjen Lucassen also in September 2016 in four sold out shows for The Theater Equation a big theatre production that featured the music of Ayreon. A lot of the original singers were involved like, - James La Brie (Dream Theater), - Devon Graves (Psychotic Waltz), - Mike Mills (Toehider), - Anneke Van Giersbergen (Vuur ex-The Gentle Storm ex-The Gathering), and many more., // 2013 2009 & 2008 - Christmas Metal Symphony, Marcel was involved in the Christmas Metal Symphony shows where he shared the stage with a complete symphonic orchestra and artists like, - Udo Dirkschneider (UDO ex-Accept), - Michael Kiske (Unisonic ex-Helloween), - Chuck Billy (Testament), - Joey Belladonna (Anthrax), - Joacim Cans (Hammerfall), - Floor Jansen (Nightwish), - Jorn Lande (Jorn Lande), - Russell Allen (Symphony X), /// 2014 2013 & 2010 - Channel Zero, He played second guitar for the Belgian metal band Channel Zero during their reunion shows in 2010. His fav show was at Graspop Metal Meeting festival in front of 45.000 people. Marcel is on Channel Zero's DVD “Live at the Ancienne Belgique”., In 2013 and in 2014 he was again invited by Channel Zero to play with them., // 2013 & 2012, Playing w/ belgian metalband Black Widow., // 2012 - John Macaluso, Playing w/ drummer John Macaluso (Ark Yngwie Malmsteen Riot TNT) in The Phoenix Project presenting songs from all throughout John's career during a tour in The Netherlands and Belgium., /// 2011 - Jason Becker's Not Dead Yet, Marcel was asked to perform at the Jason Becker's Not Dead Yet festival where he played together with drummer Atma Anur (Cacophony Jason Becker)., /// SOLO, Besides his bands and projects Marcel is very active with his solo career. He has already recorded two solo albums and a live DVD so far and recently an EP (Disambiguation) was released. He plays his solo songs live with his band, Marcel Coenen & Friends, which features drummer Hans In T Zandt (Praying Mantis) Rene Kroon (keyboards Sun Caged) and Paul Adrian Villarreal (Vocals Sun Caged) Richard Ritterbeeks (Bass Het Goede Doel) and Freek Gielen (Guitar The Theater Equation)., Marcel has traveled to many places to play his solo work on stage., // 2016- 2008 - Tunisia, He has already flown 6 times to Tunesia to play his solo work as well as play together with the local band Carthagods and artists like, - Tim “Ripper” Owens (Judas Priest Iced Earth), - Iced Earth and, - Paul DiAnno (ex-Iron Maiden)., // 2006 - Bangkok, He played three nights at the University in Bangkok (Thailand) with Mats Olausson R.I.P. (Ark Yngwie Malmsteen)., // 2000 - USA, He played at the Powermad festival in Baltimore (USA)., /// BANDS, // GODSCUM, Besides his solo career he is active in the band GODSCUM who released an EP in 2013 and is currently working on an album that shall see the day of light in 2017., // THE ART OF PANTERA, With the members of the band GODSCUM Marcel is still playing in the Pantera tribute band THE ART OF PANTERA. As a tribute to Dimebag Darrell's death anniversary they started with a short tour in December 2015 in small clubs The band got so much success that they decided to go on., In 2015 they played at belgian festival Graspop Metal Meeting in front of 15.000 screaming people., // STORMRIDER, Marcel plays in the coverband STORMRIDER where he had the privilege to play as support for bands like Exodus Testament Laaz Rockit Death Angel & Sepultura. They played at the Graspop Metal Meeting festival three times (2005 2007 and 2015) for approx.. 5000 people., // SYSTEM PILOT, Together with Praying Mantis drummer Hans In T Zandt he's playing in the rock cover band SYSTEM PILOT which also features ex-LEMUR VOICE keyboard player Franck Faber., // SUN CAGED & LEMUR VOICE, Marcel is known for his virtuosic capabilities on the guitar and for his mind blowing work in his previous prog metal bands SUN CAGED and LEMUR VOICE. With both bands he had quite some remarkable success and played shows all over the world. LEMUR VOICE was signed to the American label Magna Carta., With his own band SUN CAGED he played shows supporting bands like, - Queensryche, - Machine Head, - Evergrey, - Threshold, - Zero Hour, Another highlight for SUN CAGED wsa being at the BARfest festival in San Francisco (USA) in 2008 where the band shared the stage with Liquid Tension Experiment and Enchant., // LEMUR VOICE, played as support for artists like Yngwie Malmsteen and Ronnie James Dio., A TRIBUTE TO RUSH (Working Man), Signed to the American label Magna Carta led Marcel and Gregoor (singer of LEMUR VOICE) in contributing their input for a Tribute To Rush (Working Man) where they appear along with artists like, - John Petrucci (Dream Theater), - Mike Portnoy (Dream Theater), - Steve Morse (Deep Purple) and, - Devin Townsend., // SPEEDICA & FORM (late 80's & 90's), He played w/ SPEEDICA and FORM old-school sounding thrash metal bands., With FORM Marcel recorded an album in 1994 (I Choose My Own). SPEEDICA recorded two demo’s in 1989 which later were released on a CD by the original drummer of the band., /// MARCEL’S INFLUENCES, // Musicians:, Dimebag Darrell Jason Becker Yngwie Malmsteen Allan Holdsworth Steve Morse Eric Johnson Joe Satriani Scott Henderson Greg Howe Gary Moore Brian May Paul Gilbert Mike Oldfield John Petrucci Steve Vai James Hetfield., // Bands:, Crimeny Haji’s Kitchen Queen Dream Theater Pantera Meshuggah Alice In Chains Racer X Dizzy Mizz Lizzy Rush., /// MARCEL’S ENDORSEMENTS, // Bo-El Guitars:, Marcel has his own signature models the MC series. The guitars are available in a 6 or 7 string version., - MC-6: www.bo-el.com/product-category/mc-series/mc-6-string-guitars, - MC-7: www.bo-el.com/product-category/mc-series/mc-7-string-guitars, // Laney Amplification:, Marcel is using the VH100R head from Laney., Occasionally he plays clinics for Laney., // Curt Mangan strings:, Great sounding and long lasting strings., /// LINKS, // Sun Caged, www.facebook.com/SunCaged, Check music on YouTube + Spotify, // The Art Of Pantera, www.facebook.com/taopNL, // Godscum, http://godscum.org/music, // System Pilot, www.facebook.com/system.pilot, // Stormrider, www.facebook.com/stormridernl, // Bo-El Guitars NL, www.bo-el.com, // Laney UK, www.laney.co.uk/, © 2016 Marcel Coenen / Text: Tanja Ratajczak
Hometown:
Weert, Netherlands

Award winning rock-guitarist MARCEL COENEN was born in The Netherlands in 1972. Started playing guitar when he was 10, he learned a lot of guitar related techniques, the...
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