Guitarist: Ed Mundell
Ed Mundell is a rock guitarist most notable for psychedelic guitar wizardry with stoner rock group Monster Magnet for 18 years- 1992 to 2010 and as founder of The Atomic Bitchwax.
In 2011, it was announced that Mundell had formed a new project,"The Ultra Electric Mega Galactic", (THE UEMG), whose debut all instrumental album released January 2013 with the follow up extended EP, "Through the Dark Matter" in 2014.
Ed is presently in the studio working on the UEMG's third album.
Ed Mundell actively contributes to various recordings and soundtracks as a studio musician based in Los Angeles.
Bio- early years
Mundell, a self-taught guitar player grew up in New Jersey as part of the early stoner rock scene.
Ed joined New Jersey band Monster Magnet as lead guitarist in 1992.
His first recorded appearance with the Monster Magnet was 1992's single "Evil", B/ "Elephant Bell".
In the span of 18 years he played on seven Monster Magnet albums between 1992 and 2010.
As a side project when not touring with Monster Magnet, Ed founded "The Atomic Bitchwax" cutting the first 3 iconic albums.
In the fall of 2010, Mundell left Monster Magnet to "collaborate with new producers, songwriters and musicians".
Influences: Jimi Hendrix, Tommy Bolin, Ted Nugent