Back to top

Yngwie Malmsteen

external links Links

Biography

(source: wikipedia)

Yngwie Johan Malmsteen ( ; born Lars Johan Yngve Lannerb├Ąck, 30 June 1963) is a Swedish guitarist. He first became known in the 1980s for his neoclassical playing style in heavy metal, and has released 22 studio albums in a career spanning over 40 years. In 2009, Time magazine rated Malmsteen as number 9 among the 11 greatest electric guitar players of all time.
Malmsteen was born Lars Johan Yngve Lannerb├Ąck in Stockholm, Sweden, the third child of a musical... more

Also known as

  • Yngwie Johann Malmsteen
more

Get to know...