Ivan Mihaljevic & Side Effects
|Ivan Mihaljevic & Side Effects||
Joined Jun 10 2012
Lkcb 128.4 Classic Rock
IvanMihaljevic & Side Effects arean eclectic rock power trio from Zagreb Croatia. The band consists of IvanMihaljevic on guitar and vocals, Majkl Jagunic on bass and AlenFrljak on drums.
They have released 2 albums so far – "Sandcastle" in 2008 and"Destination Unknown" in 2010, which both got a lot of excellentreviews from the press. Destination Unknown was selected as the album ofthe month in the March 2011 issue of biggest European guitar magazine GuitarTechniques. The band has played many live shows including shows supporting PaulGilbert (Mr. Big, Racer X) and Richie Kotzen (Poison, Mr. Big) and headlinedthe guitar festival Guitar Master in Zagreb. The band has also appeared andplayed on numerous TV and radio shows (Sala Prove on Rock TV, Garaza onHRT 2, Dobro jutro on HRT 1, Metal Eye on Z1 TV, Rock block on radio KLEurodom, Glas Hrvatske on radio HR3 and many more…;). Many interviews andreviews were published in pressed magazines, as well as e-zines. IvanMihaljevic & Side Effects were very recently a cover story ofIndonesian Music Live magazine.
IvanMihaljevic is also a musicproducer and sings/acts in musical theater. With the band HardTime he played Wacken Open Air in 2005, played as an opening act forScorpions, The Cult and Tito & Tarantula and toured Europetwice. In November 2008 he played as a guest with the inventor of electricguitar – Les Paul in Iridium Jazz Club on Times Square, New York. Ivanwas also producing instructional guitar videos for guitarmasterclass.netand mixer.hr. He endorses and exclusively uses Ernie Ball Music Manguitars (www.music-man.com) and ENGL amps (www.engl-amps.com).
AlenFrljak teaches drums at ModernRock Institute in Zagreb and works as a session drummer. With the bandInciter he has played as an opening act for Lamb of God and ParkwayDrive.
MajklJagunic also plays with Ivan inthe band Hard Time and that's how they met. Majkl has also played bass in thebacking band on the 2011 tour of the TV show Croatian Idol (HrvatskaTrazi Zvijezdu).