Marcelo Roascio is an argentine guitar player, producer, educator and clinician. During his career, Roascio played and recorded with several bands, including Dr.Rock, Engranaje, Los Arcontes, etc. He also worked as a studio musician doing recordings for comercials and solo artists.
He performs regularly with his instrumental band "Roascio RCM", having released to this date the CDs "Espias" (Spies), "Dos de tres" (Two of three), "Todo en un dia” (All in a day), and recently “En el lugar justo” (In the right place).
His latest record features bassist extraordinaire Stuart Hamm (Satriani, Vai, Gambale), guitarist/producer Vernon Neilly (Greg Howe, Kiko Luireiro), and Walter Giardino (guitar player for latin hard-rock band Rata Blanca).
Marcelo Roascio also does educational and products clinics all over the country. He worked with the likes of Tosin Abasi, Nita Strauss, Gregg Bisonette, Marc Cooper, Nico McBrain, Steve Morse, Marty Friedman, etc. Roascio wrote more than fifteen instructional books with audio for guitar, serves as editor in chief for "Todo Guitarra y Bajo" magazine, and has an Q&A column on "El rincon del guitarrista" (GuitarraOnline.com.ar) website.
He is international endorser not only for Joyo Technology, Inc, but also for Ernie Ball/Music Man and Sterling by Music Man guitars, Hiwatt UK amps, Ernie Ball strings, Kirlin cables, Morley wahs, and Antitodo straps.
* Marcelo Roascio’s pedalboard includes the Future Chorus, Pipebomb compressor, Old School distortion and Quattro delay Ironman mini pedals, plus a JF38 Roll Boost and the JP02 Power Supply 2