Jay Matharu is a Guitarist, Musician and Teacher originally from London, UK.
In the years he has been playing and studying guitar he has found himself on stages all over Europe, performing covers and original music.
He has written, recorded and performed original music in a variety of different genres, bands and projects. Tracks he has written and played guitar on have appeared on many radio stations including, Bandit Rock, Total Rock, Kerrang Radio, and BBC Asian Network.
In 2005 he graduated from Guitar Institute (London, UK) with a Degree in Popular Music Performance and completed a HND equivalent certificate at The Academy of Contemporary Music (Guildford, UK) in 2000.
He has had the fortune of studying guitar with some amazing players including, Mattias IA Eklundh (Freak Kitchen), Guthrie Govan (Asia), Dave Kilminster (Roger Waters), and not forgetting “Xav” his first guitar teacher.
Now based in Uppsala, Sweden, Jay offers private 1 to 1 guitar lessons and is currently composing and writing music for various projects.