Brent Barker Premieres “Abnormify”

Featuring Esteemed Guests

Drummer Extraordinaire Ken Mary &

GRAMMY Award Winning Bassist Pete Griffin

“Capturing the essence of Hemispheres-era Rush, the raw power of Vulgar Display of Power-era Pantera, the virtuoso brilliance of Randy Rhoads, and the sonic innovation of Frank Zappa. my new single ‘Abnormify’ utilizes my own scales and does not follow conventional music theory.” – Brent Barker

“Abnormify” is the second Progressive Metal instrumental single featuring Ken Mary (Flotsam and Jetsam, Alice Cooper, Impelliterri, Accept) on Drums and Pete Griffin (Steve Vai, Zakk Wylde, Yngwie Malmsteen, Paul Gilbert) on Bass to be released.

Check out “Electric Necromancer” this trio of masters released last year, here:


Brent Barker is a Guitarist, Composer, and Guitar Teacher. Brent Barker currently performs with Book of Numbers (Pride and Joy Music), Sweet F.A. (Geffen Records), and I Don’t Know- The Ozzy Experience.

Brent’s guitar work on Book of Numbers’ acclaimed Magick album (released August 20, 2021)

has garnered praise throughout Europe including the largest print publication Rock Hard which proclaimed the album contains “exquisite guitar Solos”. Powerplay magazine noted “fabulous guitar work”.

In 2018, Brent Barker released a critically acclaimed instrumental album that also featured Chris Frazier (Steve Vai, Whitesnake, Foreigner) and Brad Lang (Y&T). The album was the only independent release to become the top ten most added to Heavy Metal format radio during its release period in the fall of 2018.

Brent Barker is an official Paul Reed Smith Guitars artist.


Brent Barker Press Photo Credit- Gavin Donnelly.jpg

photo credit: Gavin Donnelly


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