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Synyster Gates

Synyster Gates

Real/full name:
Brian Elwin Haner, Jr.
38 (born Jul 7th, 1981)
Place of origin:
United States (Huntington Beach, California)


Synyster Gates, or simply Syn, is best known for his work with Avenged Sevenfold.

Gates is famous for his involvement with Schecter Guitars, and has numerous custom guitars from Schecter.

He studied at the Musicians Institute in Los Angeles, California, as part of the Guitar Institute of Music program, studying jazz and classical guitar.

After a year in studies, Syn received a call from ...


Gates was also featured in:
Good Charlotte's "The River"
Burn Halo's "Dirty Little Girl" and "Anejo"
Brian Haner's "Blow-Up Doll" music video.
The Jeff Dunham Show intro song
Axewound's "Vultures"
MGK's"Save Me"

Gates is currently ranked at 87 in Guitar World's "The 100 Greatest Guitarists of All Time".

Avenged Sevenfold

Guitars (lead) (2001-present)

Pinkly Smooth

Guitars (lead)

Bleeding Through

2002 Portrait of the Goddess Guitars (track 5)
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