Paul Sternquist can be summed up in one word: Virtuoso. Performing with many acts in Southern California including cult metal icons; Midnight Reign and Rising …Opening for big name acts including Chris Poland, Foreigner and Johnny Winter.
Paul has crafted a sound that is at once unique and reminiscent of the glory days of guitar shred. Blending the blistering fury of Yngwie Malmsteen with the melodic blues-rock stylings of Uli Roth, Paul's music has bridges the divide that separates technique and taste.
After many years performing exclusively as a session guitarist and playing the club scene Paul Sternquist released “Dark Matter” an instrumental concept album Produced by Joseph Michael (Witherfall, Midnight Reign, White Wizzard, Ellipsis). Blistering Shred guitar. pounding drums and a sonic atmosphere that cannot be contained in one universe!
In Late 2016 Paul Entered the Studio with Producer/Vocalist Joseph Michael to record his first full length album of instrumentals and Vocal Works . The first single "The Truth" a power ballad with soaring vocals and guitars can be heard here....