Los Angeles, CA (May 27, 2014) -- Musicians Institute (MI), the College of Contemporary Music in Hollywood, CA, has announced its first round of instructors for Summer Shot 2014, the two-week music camp coming to MI’s campus beginning on June 23. In addition to the Hollywood music school’s expert faculty, students will get the opportunity to learn from special guest artists who have performed with everyone from Michael Jackson, Dr. Dre and Paul Oakenfold, to Marilyn Manson, 30 Seconds to Mars and KISS. Full details included below.

Week 1 = Performance (June 23 – June 27, 2014)


  • Bruce Kulick (KISS)
  • Kevin “Thrasher” Gruft (Escape The Fate)


  • Tim Skold (Marilyn Manson, Shotgun Messiah, KMFDM)
  • Tim Kelleher (30 Seconds to Mars, Filter)
  • Chris Aiken (Strung Out)


  • Jason Sutter (Marilyn Manson, Chris Cornell)
  • Cyrus Bolooki (New Found Glory)


  • Theron "Neff-U" Feemster (Michael Jackson, Dr. Dre)
  • Jamie Muhoberac (Fleetwood Mac, Rolling Stones, My Chemical Romance)
  • Vocals:
  • Debra Byrd (Coach for The Voice & American Idol)
  • Kari Kimmel (VH1.com Top 50 artist, songs featured on shows including The Walking Dead)

Week 2 = Artist Development (June 29 – July 3, 2014)

  • Dave Audé (U2, Sting, Madonna, Lady Gaga)
Independent Artist:
  • Theron "Neff-U" Feemster (Michael Jackson, Dr. Dre)
  • Nikola Bedingfield (The Golden Phoenix)
  • Carmen Rizzo (Seal, Coldplay, Paul Oakenfold)
Guitar Building: MI Instructors
Recording: MI Instructors

MI’s Summer Shot 2014 music camp is a sneak peek into the variety of programs offered at MI—for all ages, experience levels and styles of music. Details for this unique music program at the premier Hollywood music school are available at summershot.mi.edu.

For more information:
Musicians Institute