Watch Bernth Brodträger put fireworks in his guitar and set them off – while playing it

Bernth Brodträger
(Image credit: Bernth/YouTube)

Back in October, YouTuber Bernth Brodträger showed us what it sounds like when you pump liters of water into the soundhole of an acoustic guitar. Needless to say, the experiment made for some out-of-this-world sonic results.

And now, in an apparent longterm plan to batter his six-string collection with the four elements, the guitarist has outfitted another of his strummers with actual lit fireworks. Yes, really.

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Sam Roche

Sam was Staff Writer at from 2019 to 2023, and also created content for Total Guitar, Guitarist and Guitar Player. He has well over 15 years of guitar playing under his belt, as well as a degree in Music Technology (Mixing and Mastering). He's a metalhead through and through, but has a thorough appreciation for all genres of music. In his spare time, Sam creates point-of-view guitar lesson videos on YouTube under the name Sightline Guitar.