Marty Friedman unveils grandiose, shred-heavy new single, Kaze Ga Fuiteiru

Marty Friedman
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Following his announcement of the worldwide release date of Tokyo Jukebox 3 – and first two singles The Perfect World and Makenaide – shred wizard Marty Friedman has offered up another sonic morsel in new single Kaze Ga Fuiteiru.

Based on the melody of pop group Ikimono Gakari's track of the same name, Kaze Ga Fuiteiru sees Friedman deploy a characteristic set of soaring, sing-along-style licks. You can take a listen to the track below.

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Sam Roche

Sam was Staff Writer at from 2019 to 2023, and also created content for Total Guitar, Guitarist and Guitar Player. He has well over 15 years of guitar playing under his belt, as well as a degree in Music Technology (Mixing and Mastering). He's a metalhead through and through, but has a thorough appreciation for all genres of music. In his spare time, Sam creates point-of-view guitar lesson videos on YouTube under the name Sightline Guitar.