Vanny Tonon flexes his Hybrid Slap technique in mind-melting new single, The Hybrid Master of Time

Vanny Tonon
(Image credit: Vanny Tonon/YouTube)

Here at Guitar World, we’re all for championing new and exciting ways of playing the electric guitar – so much so that we recently partnered with Italian solo artist Vanny Tonon for a Sick Riffs installment that showcased his innovative Hybrid Slap technique, and teased his then-unreleased track, The Hybrid Master of Time.

Now, the formidable six-string slinger has returned with an official studio recording of his mind-melting track, which demonstrates his forward-thinking, no-holds-barred approach to navigating the fretboard.

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Matt Owen
Senior Staff Writer,

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.