Sam Bell

Guitarist, Educator

Guitarist Sam has enjoyed a busy schedule since graduating from BIMM. A key contributor to online guitar lesson provider Lick Library, he’s also taught in several schools and colleges and has written for Guitar Interactive Magazine.

He plays in the tech-metal band, Mask Of Judas, who’ve performed at festivals including Bloodstock and UK Tech-Fest and supported TesseracT, Aliases, Monuments, Chimp Spanner, and many more.

When not on Gigs, Sessions, Guest Solos and Lecturing Sam works on his own YouTube Channel and Instagram sharing Tips, Songs, and Improvisations. He has collaborated, appeared on, and made videos with YouTube Channels such as LickLibrary, Andertons TV, Peter Cotrell, Guitar Interactive Magazine, Rob Chapman, Ibanez UK, Laney, David Wallimann, BOSS Pedals, Focusrite, and many more.

Most recently, Sam has taken up the position of Head of Guitar for WaterBear in Brighton, where he has also helped put together the Guitar Technique, Theory and Styles Modules for the BA course both onsite and online.

His own instructional videos can be found at