Phil is one of the UK's most eminent and respected rock guitarists. A true Master Guitarist who has performed with some of the most influential musicians in the business. Alongside his career as a performer, Phil was also the co-founder of 'Guitar Techniques' magazine and is a renowned music educator/ journalist having taught innumerable professional guitarists and contributed to many varied guitar publications globally. Phil has regular monthly columns in 'Guitarist' and 'Guitar Techniques' magazines.
Playing rock classics by artists such as -
Van Halen, AC/DC, Black Sabbath, Jimi Hendrix, King's X, Gary Moore,
Joe Walsh, Jeff Beck, Joe Satriani, Queen, Yngwie Malmsteen and more...plus some of their own material. Anyone who loves Rock music will love the Phil Hilborne Band!
“I shouldn't admit to having favourites, but I do have a particular soft spot for wild man guitarist Phil Hilborne"
Brian May, Queen
"Those who know Rock guitar will most likely have heard the name...Phil Hilborne has been one of our premier guitarists of the last 30 years,and you may even own albums by some of the players he's taught. Catch him live if you can - it'll be an education!"
Slim, The Hamsters
"More sought after than a '59 Les Paul" Guitarist Magazine
The Phil Hilborne Band truly are a class act, having played gigs throughout the UK and Europe for over 30 years.
The guys have performed with numerous artists and shows such as -
Brian May (Queen), Steve Vai, Glen Hughes/ Don Airey/ Ian Paice (Deep Purple), Würsel/ Phil Campbell (Motörhead), John Entwistle (The Who),
Keith Emerson and The Nice, Paul Morris (Rainbow),
Doogie White (Rainbow/ Yngwie Malmsteen, Michael Schenker),
Rowan Robinson (Dio), Chuck Negron (Three Dog Night),
Neil Murray (Whitesnake/ Black Sabbath),
Mick Abrahams/ Clive Bunker/ Jonathan Noyce (Jethro Tull),
Geoff Whitehorn (Procol Harum), Uli Jon Roth (Scorpions), Vinnie Moore (UFO),
Robbie McIntosh (Pretenders/ Paul McCartney), Dan Huff (Shania Twain/ Giant),
Ray Russell, Guthrie Govan, Mo Foster, Les Paul,
Nicko McBrain/ Steve Harris/ Dave Murray/ Bruce Dickinson (Iron Maiden),
Narada Michael Walden (Grammy award winning producer and songwriter).
'We Will Rock You' - London, Germany and National UK Tour
'Champions of Rock' - Arena Tour Scandinavia
'Flashback' - Arena Tour USA