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- The Great Kat Interview in GRINS FROM
- By Herlaka Rose, Grins From Below http://www.myspace.com/herlaka
- The Great Kat *Revisited*
THE GREAT KAT INTERVIEW FOR GRINS FROM BELOW
"The Great Kat spits her Hails once again for all to Wake Up and Grin From Below
while you watch her cast GLOBAL DOMINATION WITH SHRED/CLASSICAL MUSIC"
1. You are quoted as being "Considered one of the top 10 greatest guitar shredders of
all time". How has this effected you personally?
JUST MORE DECLARATIONS THAT THE GREAT KAT IS INDEED GOD and the WORLD IS FINALLY WAKING
The Great Kat, Juilliard graduate Violin Virtuoso-turned HOT GUITAR GODDESS, was named
"TOP 10 FASTEST SHREDDERS OF ALL TIME" by "Guitar One" Magazine AND
"THE 100 WILDEST GUITAR HEROES" by "Classic Rock" Magazine!!
NOW WAKE UP with MUSIC VIDEOS of THE GREAT KAT'S SHREDDING (from Upcoming Great Kat
- GREAT KAT'S PAGANINI MUSIC VIDEO: http://www.greatkat.com/PaganinisCaprice24.wmv
- Great Kat's "The Flight Of The Bumble-Bee":
Great Kat's "IslamoFascists" at http://www.greatkat.com/IslamoFascists.wmv
Great Kat's "Torture Techniques" at
HEAR MORE SHRED/CLASSICAL MASTERPIECE CLIPS of the KAT WEB SITE at http://www.greatkat.com
2. What were the high-lights from the year 2007 for The Great Kat?
THE GREAT KAT CONTINUES THE GLOBAL DOMINATION WITH SHRED/CLASSICAL
The Great Kat in ROLLING STONE MAGAZINE (ITALY):
"Obey The Great Kat! One who loves to 'shred' Classical Music. And the
terrorists" "One is surprised to discover that there exists a human that fast,
which is a furious woman. She is called The Great Kat. With her, the themes of Beethoven
become a projectile." Filippo Casaccia, Rolling Stone Magazine (Italy) January 2008
The Great Kat in ROCK BRIGADE MAGAZINE (BRAZIL)
"Completely insane. Another definition does not exist when you come across for the
first time with the work of the guitarist Great Kat. Nobody can deny the talent of
Kat." Fernando Souza Filho, Rock Brigade Magazine
The Great Kat in Nashua Telegraph (NH, USA)
"Wow. I've never heard 'Flight of the Bumblebee' played so fast on a guitar. The
Great Kat is metal in the craziest sense of the word." Teresa, The Pop Diner Blog,
The Great Kat in HOLLYWOOD2YOU.TV (Hollywood, USA)
"The Great Kat, a shred guitarist playing classical music with lightning fast licks.
If you like guitar, blood and guts, then check it out. It's got 6 Super Shred Videos to
keep you pumped!" John Reed, Hollywood2You.TV
THE GREAT KAT NAMED "THE 100 WILDEST GUITAR HEROES" in CLASSIC ROCK MAGAZINE
"The Great Kat - FELINE GROOVY. Utterly bonkers, self-proclaimed High Priestess Of
Shred Guitar. Likes blood. And Beethoven. And she's from Swindon. Must hear: William Tell
Overture." Sian Llewellyn, Classic Rock Magazine
The Great Kat in GUITAR PLAYER BRAZIL MAGAZINE
"In the matter of virtuosity, the speed metal guitarist, The Great Kat, leaves you
stunned. The guitarist makes an impression with her dominance of speed techniques."
Henrique Inglez de Souza, Guitar Player Magazine Brazil
- 3. There is the never ending debate about music and lyrics and their influence on youth
violence. What is your intake on that with stories such as Manson and Columbine.
WAKE UP and get into HYPERSPEED, the ONLINE COMPUTERIZED WORLD and the FUTURE with
SHRED/CLASSICAL GENIUS MUSIC from The Great Kat, which is GUARANTEED to LIFT UP YOUR
BRAINS, RAISE YOUR INTELLIGENCE and MAKE YOU INTO a FAST-THINKING GENIUS whether you LIKE
IT OR NOT!!!!!!!!!!
4. How does the concept for writing a song begin?
The Great Kat's UNIQUE brand of SHREDDING Classical Pieces from Beethoven, Wagner, Rossini
and other geniuses is accomplished through PAIN-STAKING NOTE-FOR-NOTE transcriptions of
ACTUAL music SCORES from these geniuses, which I rearrange for SHRED GUITARS, METAL BAND
and SYMPHONY ORCHESTRA.
The Great Kat is BRINGING this GENIUS Music to WORLD in a FRESH WAY!!!
The Great Kat OWN Masterpieces are CLASSICALLY INFLUENCED MOTIVES from BAROQUE, CLASSICAL,
ROMANTIC CLASSICAL MUSIC PERIODS, placed in the RAW, VICIOUS, BLOOD-DRIPPING SHRED METAL
and MIXED with TIMELY. HONEST, MINIMALISTIC WORDS (check out "WAR" from
"Wagner's War" CD and "ISLAMOFASCISTS" from the upcoming new Kat
5. What other kinds of influences do you have? Are you into horror movies or anything
6. As a veteran in this Metal scene, what are your thoughts on todays music scene?
The "MUSIC SCENE" is DEAD! MUSIC TODAY is BORING, BRAINLESS, STUPID, REPETITIVE
and NON-INTERACTIVE with the SPEEDS of the INTERNET!
GET INTO THE GREAT KAT'S SHRED/CLASSICAL Musichere to STIMULATE YOUR BRAIN so it can
MOVE at THE SPEED OF LIGHT!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!
- 7. What are your thoughts on genre titles such as Death, Thrash, Black etc.
BORING, OLD, OUT-OF-DATE!
Now check out The Great Kat's brilliant INSANE DVD "EXTREME GUITAR SHRED" DVD on
the Kat web site at http://www.greatkat.com
6 EXTREME GUITAR Music Videos:
-ZAPATEADO-Classical Violin/Guitar Virtuosity Shred version of Pablo de Sarasate's
virtuoso violin piece "Zapateado".
-TORTURE CHAMBER: Torture Devices and Extreme abusive of inferior males
-CASTRATION-The Great Kat Dominates and controls through castration-eliminates the
appendage that make MEN think they are IMPORTANT
-LIVE IN CHICAGO-The Great Kat' Shred Guitar Live with Fans/slaves and total chaos!
-DOMINATRIX-The Great Kat takes a slave and humiliates and abuses him!
-WAR-PRO-WAR! The Great Kat's response to 9/11. The U.S. was attacked by TERRORISTS
MURDERERS WHO KILLED 3,000 INNOCENT PEOPLE!!!!!!!!!!!! "WAR" Music Video is A
REMINDER to NEVER FORGET 9/11 OR THE HOLOCAUST!
-SHRED VERSIONS of Classical Music Masterpieces:
Wagner's "The Ride of the Valkyries" (From Wagner's Opera "Die
Liszt's "Hungarian Rhapsody 2"
Vivaldi's "The Four Seasons"
Bazzini's "The Round of the Goblins"
-SHREDDING HOT KAT photos and wild graphics
Go To The Kat Web Site at http://www.greatkat.com for DVD samples and HOT photos!
8. What has been one of the rewarding experiences of being The Great Kat.
The FACT that The Great Kat is CONTINUING the LEGACY that BEETHOVEN, WAGNER, BACH and the
9. Where can people purchase merch from The Great Kat.
For Great Kat CDs/DVDs and other goodies, go to the Kat Web Site store at
10. How would you say the conditions for heavy metal have changed since you started?
METAL IS NOW DEAD and it's up to the QUEEN OF SPEED-The Great Kat-to RESURRECT METAL AND
- 11. Describe your show visual from your view.
The Great Kat Shred Show consists of:
CLASSICAL GUITAR SHREDDING
CONTROLLING, DOMINATING, ABUSING, WHIPPING, AND ATTACKING INFERIOR MALES, SLAVES, and
torture chambers, dungeons, chains, whips, masks, cages and MORE!!!!!!!!!!!
It's a CRAZY SHOW!!!!!!!!!
12. What advise would you give to new comer bands or musicians?
READ MUSIC! PRACTICE YOUR ASS OFF! BECOME A VIRTUOSO!!!
13. What does the year 2008 hold for The Great Kat?
The NEW Great Kat SHRED CD and DVD is COMING SOON!!!!!!!!!! "THE FLIGHT OF THE
BUMBLE-BEE", at VIVACISSIMO SPEEDS of 300 BPM on GUITARS AND VIOLINS, PAGANINI
masterpiece "CAPRICE 24" played at QUASI PRESTISSIMO tempos on GUITARS and
VIOLINS and Bach's Famous "Brandenburg Concerto 3" with 6 GUITARS, 3 VIOLINS,
BAND AND CHAMBER ORCHESTRA!!! INSANITY!!!!!
BOW TO YOUR METAL MESSIAH KAT!!!!!!!!!!!!
NOW GO TO THE GREAT KAT WEB SITE at http://www.greatkat.com
The Great Kat at firstname.lastname@example.org
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