Rik Emmett - Canadian guitarist in the band Triumph. Although he is best known as a premier rock guitarist, his playing style incorporates rock, blues, jazz, classical, bluegrass and flamenco techniques. Similarly, his songwriting and discography demonstrate his ability to employ and blend multiple genres.
Rik Emmett’s Dean V ~ Fans of Canadian power trio Triumph will recognize this axe immediately: It was Rik Emmett’s main guitar during the band’s early-’80s heyday. Though battered and bruised from countless concert stages worldwide, this guitar still has an undeniable classic beauty. It was handbuilt for Rik by Dean Zelinsky.