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John Konesky

Products used: Clayton Custom picks with his own design

“As a finger-style and hybrid-picker I never spent too much time worrying about picks.. that is until I tried Claytons. On “for-hire” sessions and live dates you need to have a lot of different techniques at your disposal, and when it comes to anything from digging into raunchy rhythms or mountain-top-face-melters, all the way to slinky and soft sensitive jams, Clayton delivers the tone and feel I want from a pick, absolutely every time.”

John Konesky is a guitarist and composer. He plays electric guitar for Tenacious D and Kyle Gass’s side project Trainwreck. Trainwreck released an album in late 2009. He also appeared in the movie The Pick of Destiny with Tenacious D.

John co-wrote “The Metal” which was featured in the popular video game Guitar Hero III. He has been playing guitar for 16 years and released his solo album “Kones” in 2008 which is available on Itunes. John has had many TV appearances which include Saturday Night Live, The Tonight Show, The American Music Awards, The Jonathan Ross show(UK), The Jimmy Kimmel show, The American Music Awards, and The Spike TV Video Game awards.


Category: Featured, G - L

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