M. Shadows and Synyster Gates explain how the music and vocals came together.
“My grandpa always said, getting old ain’t for pussies, and that is soooo true,” says a laughing Synyster Gates, co-guitarist in the hard rock force of nature known as Avenged Sevenfold.
As part of our 2014 Summer Tour Survival Guide, we talk to Synyster Gates of Avenged Sevenfold about the sweatiest show he's ever played, and keeping apathetic crowds engaged.
As part of Guitar Center's Master Class artist program, 10 winners around the country were hand-chosen by Synyster Gates for a private master class at Guitar Center Hollywood.
This past Wednesday night, April 23, at the Nokia Theatre in Los Angeles, Zakk Wylde and Ace Frehley presented the first-ever Dimebag Darrell Best Guitarist Award.
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Avenged Sevenfold guitarist Synyster Gates has teamed up with Guitar Center, Schecter Guitars and Ernie Ball for the "Ultimate Master Class Fly Away with Synyster Gates."
Schecter Amplification has introduced its new Hellwin series of guitar amps, a collaboration between Avenged Sevenfold guitarist Synyster Gates and Schecter.
This past weekend marked the historic, first-ever Orion Music + More festival, which was held at Bader Field in Atlantic City, New Jersey.
In this series of videos, Guitar World's Andy Aledort examines the twin guitar attack of Avenged Sevenfold guitarists Zacky Vengeance and Synyster Gates.