Mårten Hagström

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Mårten Hagström
Hagström in 2018
Hagström in 2018
Background information
Birth nameMårten Hagström
Born (1971-04-27) 27 April 1971 (age 52)
Örnsköldsvik, Sweden
GenresExtreme metal, experimental metal, progressive metal
InstrumentsGuitar, bass

Mårten Hagström (born 27 April 1971) is a Swedish guitarist. He plays for Meshuggah, an extreme metal band.[1] He joined the band after they released their first album. Hagström was called one of the 100 best guitarists of all time by Guitar World.[2] Hagström has said that the way he plays guitar is inspired by bands such as Rush, Strapping Young Lad, and Metallica.[3]

References[change | change source]

  1. "Meshuggah's Mårten Hagström: A Higher Standard". Premier Guitar. 2017-01-24. Retrieved 2022-11-08.
  2. "BLABBERMOUTH.NET - GUITAR WORLD's 100 Greatest Heavy Metal Guitarists Of All Time". web.archive.org. 2011-09-02. Archived from the original on 2011-09-02. Retrieved 2022-11-08.{{cite web}}: CS1 maint: bot: original URL status unknown (link)
  3. "Marten Hagstrom Names Guitarist That Made Him Focus on Rhythm Playing, Explains Why Meshuggah Is His Dream Band". www.ultimate-guitar.com. Retrieved 2022-11-08.