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Milan Polak

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Throughout his career guitarist extraordinaire Milan Polak has already played with Falco, members of Guns n’ Roses, Billy Sheehan (Mr. Big, Steve Vai), Marty Friedman (Ex-Megadeth), Dimebag Darrell (Pantera) a.m.o.

He was featured in “Guitar for the Practicing Musician” as well as on several CD samplers of the world’s best guitarists (with the likes of Steve Vai, Greg Howe and Marty Friedman) such as M. Varney’s “Guitar On The Edge – The World’s Hottest Guitarists”. His two instrumental albums “Dreamscapes” and “Guitar Odyssey” received overwhelming praise & great reviews worldwide and stayed in the top seller charts of guitar9 for months. The jazz/fusion CD “J.A.M.” reached number 2 in the UK Jazzwise Charts.

His album “Straight” featuring Milan Polak on vocals as well, was recorded with high-class musicians (who played with the likes of Malmsteen, Dreamtheater, Vai, Steve Lukather, Glenn Hughes, George Lynch) in NY and received great feedback worldwide, e.g. “Album of the Year” (Netherlands) and “Album of the Month” (Italy). Other nominations were “Top 10 Albums of the Year” (Italy), “Top 30 releases of 2007” (UK) and “Best Guitarist of 2007” (UK). The renowned English “Fireworks Magazine” voted the song “The Glowing Of A Cigarette” no. 2 of the “Top 200 songs of 2007”.

Milan Polak also co-wrote and played all the guitars on the album “Bastard” (Nuclear Blast) for the German band Subway To Sally in 2007, which entered the German album charts at 7 and was voted “Album of the Month” by Germany’s biggest metal magazine “Metal Hammer”. Above all, their song “Auf Kiel” won the German “Bundesvision song contest 2008”.

In May 2008 Milan Polak was voted one of the world’s 50 fastest guitarists “Guitar World Magazine”.

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  • marvinrunge

    Great! :D

    29 Jan 2011 Reply
  • Jamesismynamo

    One of the best instrumental guitarists out there.

    5 Dec 2009 Reply
  • lauriemonk

    Please contact me, I need to discuss this

    17 Aug 2009 Reply
  • kingoutlawpvz

    Milan Polak's instrumental stuff is about all you need from him.

    12 Aug 2009 Reply
  • proggirl

    Apart the fact Milan can get all the chicks what he wants,independent from his music.I honestly think he is a talented musician,even if some of his songs can sound very common to ordinary ears,his technical playing and skills are undeniable.

    21 May 2009 Reply
  • showofyourdeath

    great guitarist

    8 Jun 2008 Reply
  • proggirl

    Yes,indeed,Straight is a really nice album: )

    29 Jun 2007 Reply
  • bubba-rocks

    ROCK AND ROLL!!! Straight is awesome! Everyone should get it ASAP!

    14 Jun 2007 Reply

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