Man who built guitar from dead uncle’s skeleton returns with haunting performance video

Prince Midnight
(Image credit: Prince Midnight/YouTube)

It was a story that truly took the guitar world by storm. After a lengthy diplomatic process led to the repatriation of his late Uncle Filip’s skeleton from Greece, YouTuber Prince Midnight decided to create a crazy, fully functioning electric guitar from his relative’s remains.

You probably don’t need reminding; in fact, you probably remember it all very well. Nevertheless, context is necessary for what’s about to come next, because Prince Midnight, armed with his one-of-a-kind axe, is back.

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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.