Kiriakos GP: Greek virtuoso wins international online guitar contest


His name is Kiriakos Bouloubasis also known as Kiriakos GuitarPower, he comes from Oichalia, Trikala (Greece) and is officially the winner of an international online electric guitar competition.


This was the challenge: Artists had to compose their own piece of music on a specific backing track that lasted 53 seconds and then upload a video on YouTube. Competiotion was organized by the world popular Andy James Guitar Academy of New Castle (UK).


861 people took part and Kiriakos Bouloubasis to the first place with Borja Mintegiaga from Spain, followed by Brazilian Duilio Humberto and at third place came Benjamin Ellis from England.