Viral virtuoso Marcin returns with rip-roaring, reverb-drenched rendition of Metallica’s Master of Puppets

Marcin playing acoustic guitar
(Image credit: Marcin/Instagram)

Remember when Marcin Patrzalek released his awe-inspiring cover of Led Zeppelin's Kashmir and the entire guitar world stopped, stared and marveled at its magnificence?

Well, at the risk of breaking the internet, the percussive fingerstyle acoustic guitar virtuoso has once again picked up his Ibanez AE900-NT for another rip-roaring cover, this time taking on Metallica’s 1986 anthem, Master of Puppets.

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Matt Owen
Senior Staff Writer,

Matt is a Senior Staff Writer, writing for Guitar World, Guitarist and Total Guitar. He has a Masters in the guitar, a degree in history, and has spent the last 16 years playing everything from blues and jazz to indie and pop. When he’s not combining his passion for writing and music during his day job, Matt records for a number of UK-based bands and songwriters as a session musician.