James D. Gilmore

Official Shred Virtuoso Website!


You are visiting the official website of international recording artist & guitar virtuoso James D. Gilmore! Here's where you will find links for James' CD's, DVD's, Digital Downloads, T-shirts, Posters, & other official merch. Also, there's music, video, pic's, bio, & exclusive content including full details about Guitar Lessons, & JDG Studios!
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Up to date info on new releases, concerts, clinics, appearances, & more!

"Aggressive Maneuvers" new official video!

New  JDG Playthrough / Lyric Video!

JDG  feat. Hanna Mehl - "Six Feet Apart"

JDG "Lockdown Licks" Series 1-4 Out Now!

JDG's MWI Records CD catalog

New! "Aggressive Maneuvers" on sale now!

 Amazon, iTunes, Google Play

New JDG Track Available This Halloween!!!

New JDG Official Playthrough Video!

The first official guitar playthrough video from JDG...."Land of the Free"!
From the CD: "Virtuostic Inventions".

"Paradise Lost" Official Lyric Video

"Paradise Lost" is the first ever official lyric video from shred guitar virtuoso James D. Gilmore, featuring John Harper-Keys, Colin Frazier-Drums, Jay Klein-Bass, and Doug Bertram-Vocals.
From the album - "Resurrection" on Midwest Independent Records.

"Winter Wonderland" Single Out Now!

Put some SHRED in your stocking this Christmas!!
(preview below, then click on the cover to get it!)

Available worldwide in over 200 countries, through 150 distributors! 
Amazon, iTunes, Google Play, & More!

Thank You Cincinnati!

Here's a couple of clips from the JDG shred clinic at Herzog Music in Cincy!

JDG Shred Clinic @ Herzog Music 10/13/17

Herzog Music & MWI Records presents:
James D. Gilmore
FREE Shred Guitar Clinic & Performance
Friday the 13th of Rocktober, 7:30pm
811 Race St
Cincinnati, OH 45202

JDG CD's, DVD's, T-shirts available at the clinic!

New JDG Video "Classical Mirage"

A new video of the classical prelude "Classical Mirage" from JDG's first album,
"Method 2 Madness"... Enjoy!

Official "Virtuostic Inventions" Promo Clip!

Virtuostic Inventions EP - On Sale Now!

At long last, the JDG official cd sampler, previously only available at select concerts, clinics, & events, is being released worldwide for the first time ever, & it contains more re-mastered tracks than all previous versions!          

Available now at: Amazon, iTunes, Google Play, & more!!

New T-shirts, & other official merch... Out Now!

New JDG "Virtuostic Inventions" t-shirts, jerseys, thongs, tank tops, mugs, & more including a flask...Available Now! Click the link below to check it out:



"Middle of Nowhere" worldwide video premiere!

James D. Gilmore's official music video for the remastered classic "Middle of Nowhere" created to coincide with the new EP "Virtuosic Inventions". Worldwide release of the EP coming soon on Midwest Independent Records.

Thank You Dayton!

The concert Saturday night at Oddbodys in Dayton with Michael Angelo Batio was a huge success! Thanks to Neilson & the whole crew for the great job! Dayton, you guy's rocked!! More pic's & video coming soon!

NEW! "Axe to Grind" - LIVE...full performance!

JDG's full performance of "Axe to Grind", never before seen multi-camera HD footage from the MAB concert in Dayton!

JDG & Michael Angelo Batio - Live In Concert!

Live in concert at: Oddbody's
7:00 pm  March 14, 2015   
Tickets $15 advance - $20 Day of Show
5418 Burkhardt Rd Dayton, OH 45431 
18 and Over

For more details & online tickets click this link-http://www.oddbodys.com/concert/1072/1043

JDG Interview from Sweden!

An interview JDG did for a blog in Sweden in late 2014 is available online now!   Just click the link below.

Studio News

JDG is back in the studio working on a new release for later this year, & also
a special concert announcement is coming soon!

FREE JDG App Available Now!

New JDG android app from Reverbnation available now!
Click on the pic to get it!

This app is available for both Android, & Apple devices.

New JDG Single Release!

James is releasing a new single, just in time for Christmas! His ultra heavy version of "What Child is This" is available NOW! Get it on CD Baby, iTunes, Amazon, Google Play, & everywhere music is sold!
Click on the cover to get it!

Breaking News!

James will be the guest celeb judge for the Steve Vai shred guitar contest at Sam Ash in Cincinnati this Thursday, Rocktober 10th! Stop out & say "hi" & watch the guitarist's shred it out to win an opening spot with Steve in Cincy!!
Mark Wood will also be doing a clinic, & will also be judging the contest with JDG!

7PM @ Sam Ash
11805 Commons Drive
Cincinnati, OH 45246

Here's a pic of JDG & Mark of TSO!

Update: James recently finished recording a guitar track for a new song on Mark's next release & video!

Check out JDG's friend Doug Frye!

James recently produced a promo clip for his friend Doug at Dmara Guitars & even recorded the original soundtrack. Check it out!

New JDG CD Distributors!

Midwest Independent Records has 3 new digital music partners: Xbox Music, Muve Music, and Bloom.fm! Xbox Music is a major overhaul of Microsoft’s Zune (one of our existing digital partners), but their facelift opens up new opportunities for our artists. All 3 of these partnerships expand our artist's music’s reach, and we’re thrilled to announce them!

Thank You Cincinnati!

Thank You to all who attended the Cincy Shred Clinic at Sam Ash!!

Above: JDG with Michael Harris!
See more pic's in the Photo Gallery!

Pro Shot! Virtuosity All Star Jam!

NEW! Pro shot multi-camera footage of the Virtuosity All Star Jam!

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