Extreme continue their explosive comeback and highlight Nuno Bettencourt's virtuosity in two scorching new singles

Nuno Bettencourt
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Last month, Extreme returned for their first single in 15 years – titled Rise – which saw their resident electric guitar hero Nuno Bettencourt scale mind-boggling six-string heights that had just about every guitar fan talking.

Now, Extreme have followed up their explosive return with two hard-riffing tracks, titled Banshee and #Rebel – and, naturally, Bettencourt completely knocks it out the park once again.

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Matt Owen
Senior Staff Writer, GuitarWorld.com

Matt is a Senior Staff Writer, writing for Guitar World, Guitarist and Total Guitar. He has a Masters in the guitar, a degree in history, and has spent the last 16 years playing everything from blues and jazz to indie and pop. When he’s not combining his passion for writing and music during his day job, Matt records for a number of UK-based bands and songwriters as a session musician.