Roland Nipp is a guitarist and composer of instrumental music for electric guitar. His talents as a musician and songwriter have garnered critical praise, and are showcased on his latest CD, By Night, and the 1999 release, The Blue Room. Recently, Nipp has been featured by Guitar Player magazine in their prestigious column, Spotlight. By Night was written and inspired by life in the late hours. From the beautiful and soaring 'Sky,' to the evening soundtrack of 'Days Between,' to the emotional 'Stand' and 'Between Us,' the album offers rewarding tales. 20th Century Guitar magazine described By Night as 'high musical drama...echoing the tactical studio precision of fretboard masters...an audio pleasure worth repeating.' Guitar Player magazine called By Night, 'a cinematic album reminiscent of Pink Floyd, Dire Straits, and the Beatles.' What others are saying about Nipp's music: '...haunting, timeless melodies...musical drama soaked in moody magic...a memorable work that will stand the test of time.' - Guitar Nine 'Guitar instrumentals from the wank-free zone...the sound of unadorned purity...he plays with clarity and economy, giving the notes and melodies space to breathe...Nipp puts the song first, never letting technique supersede taste.' - Canadian Musician 'Telecaster Master' - The Georgia Straight '...tasty instrumentals, covering a sweeping array of genres...superior musicianship...great improvisational solos...' - The Review.