About Bryce VanHoosen

Portland, OR native, Bryce VanHoosen, started playing guitar 15 years ago – around the same time he started his first punk band, ‘Vicio.’ His early guitar heroes were – and still are – Yngwie Malmsteen, Randy Rhoads, and George Lynch. He currently plays for heavy metal act SPELLCASTER, and frequently writes, records & tours with them. In 2015, SPELLCASTER embarked on a tour of Europe, playing concerts and a festival on the other side of the world. They also signed to Los Angeles based heavy music label Prosthetic Records the same year. He graduated Summa Cum Laude from Washington State University Vancouver in 2009, with a Bachelor’s Degree in Digital Technology & Culture. He divides between performing with musical acts SPELLCASTER, pouring over books on guitar & music theory, spending time with his beautiful fiance Meiko, and working as a multimedia professional. He of course finds time to practice guitar every single day.