Nita Strauss launches Rock Guitar Fundamentals
About Nita Strauss
Through her obsession, dedication and hard work, Nita has not only been firmly established as one of the best guitarists in the world, she is also a role model, trailblazer, fitness fanatic, phenomenal performer and a total badass. She was honored at the 2019 She Rocks Awards as the recipient of the âInspireâ award presented to her by her lifelong hero, Steve Vai.
Besides wowing fans around the world as Alice Cooper’s touring guitarist, Nita has graced the covers of Guitar World and Guitar Player, performed for millions upon millions of WWE fans around the world at Wrestlemania. and Evolution, she was the first woman to have a signature The Ibanez Guitar (which now hangs at the entrance to the legendary Guitar Center on Sunset Blvd), has consistently broken attendance records at guitar clinics across the country. and played “America The Beautiful” in NFL games.
Amid this perfect storm of obsession, passion and hard work, Nita also found time to write, produce, engineer and record all the guitar and bass parts of her first solo album. , “Controlled Chaos” released in November 2018. The album is an epic 11-track journey of mind-blowing technical skills and deeply moving songwriting that went straight into the top ten on the iTunes Rock chart upon release and went on to debuted at No. 1 on Billboard’s Top New Artists Chart, No. 3 on the independent Billboard Chart label, and No. 4 on Billboard’s Top Hard Rock charts.
In addition to performing with Alice Cooper, she has also performed with R&B star Jermaine Jackson, early MTV darlings Femme Fatale, video game supergroup Critical Hit, and popular tribute band The Iron Maidens. Her talent, exuberant stage presence, and love for everything guitar-related have made Nita a truly unstoppable and boundless force, paving a hitherto unexplored path.