Up Close: The Amazing Musical Journey of Ron 'Bumblefoot' Thal

All Photos by Rutha Berger

The Guitar Virtuoso, Ron 'Bumblefoot' Thal (Ex Guns N' Roses), Visited utab HQ as Part of His Incredible Ongoing World Tour

It’s not everyday we get to meet such a talented and humble person like Ron Thal. The incredible guitarist, known as ‘Bumblefoot’, visited utab HQ, meeting the crew, discovering the latest developments, and telling us about his new and upcoming musical adventures.

Thal’s visit to Tel Aviv is a part from his ongoing tour around the world. Performing and recording his music, shooting videos for his next album, doing charity work with children and performing for them and creating collaborations with different artists. In Tel Aviv tonight (Tuesday, 1st September 2015), he will play a show with his old friend, Yossi Sassi, former guitarist for oriental metal pioneers, 'Orphaned Land'. The two will also a host a Master Class.

Thal recently left 'Guns N’ Roses', after playing lead guitar in Axl Rose’s band for the past eight years. He is now keeping very busy touring around the world non stop. He arrived in Tel Aviv from Pakistan, which he described as a “Wonderful experience”, and will move on to Ireland, Finland, lots of venues in France, and Thailand is also ahead. You can follow all the gigs on Bumblefoot’s official website.