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Yngwie Malmsteen

Yngwie Malmsteen was born on June 30, 1963 in Stockholm, Stockholms län, Sweden as Lars Johann Yngve Lannerback. He is a composer, known for Alcatraz: Island in the Sun (1983), Metal Evolution (2011) and Sergio's Blog (2011). He is married to April Malmsteen. They have one child. See full bio »

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Known For

Metal Evolution
Metal Evolution Himself
Sergio's Blog
Sergio's Blog Himself


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 2004 G3 Live in Denver (Video documentary)
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 2011-2012 Metal Evolution (TV Series documentary) (performer - 2 episodes)
- Power Metal (2012) ... (performer: "Far Beyond The Sun", "Blitzkrieg Concerto")
- Pre-Metal (2011) ... (performer: "Blitzkreig")
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 1983 Alcatraz: Island in the Sun (Video short)
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 2008-2014 That Metal Show (TV Series)
Himself / Himself - Guest
- Joe Satriani (2014) ... Himself
- The Winery Dogs/Vinnie Paul (2014) ... Himself
- Chris Jericho/Yngwie Malmsteen (2011) ... Himself - Guest
- Yngwie Malmsteen (2008) ... Himself - Guest
 2011-2012 Metal Evolution (TV Series documentary)
- Power Metal (2012) ... Himself
- Pre-Metal (2011) ... Himself
 2011 Sergio's Blog (TV Series)
- Yngwie Malmsteen @ Revolution Live (2011) ... Himself
 2011 Så jävla metal (Documentary)
 2011 Late Night with Jimmy Fallon (TV Series)
Himself - Guest Musician
- Episode #3.18 (2011) ... Himself - Guest Musician
 2004 G3 Live in Denver (Video documentary)
 2000 Silikon (TV Series)
Himself - Guest
- Episode #5.6 (2000) ... Himself - Guest
 2000 VH-1 Where Are They Now? (TV Series documentary)
- Hair Bands II (2000) ... Himself
 1995 Chasing Yngwie: Live in Tokyo '85 (Video)
 1994 Yngwie Malmsteen: Live at Budokan (Video)
 1991 Pantera: Cowboys from Hell (Video documentary short)
 1990 Hard 'N Heavy Volume 8 (Video documentary)
 1989 Trial by Fire: Live in Leningrad (Video)
 1986 Hear 'n Aid: The Sessions (Video short)

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Yngwie J. Malmsteen


6' 3" (1.91 m)

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Personal Quote:

I plugged into a Marshall 25 years ago and from my first crunchy riffs to my latest screaming leads, my Marshalls were always right behind me, lots of them. There will be imitations, but in the end there can only be one, the only one, Marshall.


Name is pronounced Ing-Vey. See more »


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