Thegearpage.net. - Tobin Abasi playing an 8-string guitar. This is all new to me, and I am glad I found it. Tobin plays in a band called "Animals As Leaders" , based in Washington, D.C. It appears the band is basically Tobin, who plays bass, guitar and vocals, with drums programmed by Misha Mansoor. I love finding out about musicians like Tobin. This is really great music - different and exciting to watch someone at this level.
I would love to play a guitar like this. Rondo Music has quite a few 8 string guitars for sale. This style of guitar playing must be getting popular. I can barely handle 6 strings on a guitar. I can't imagine having 7 or 8! There are very few to try in the local stores.
Tobin plays Ibanez guitars. Here is an interview with him from 2007.
Great music here. Check his work out.