Guitar virtuoso Paul Gilbert, there’s not many people like this guy. Not many people can top list after list of various guitar magazines and website for either being the fastest or most skilled for over 30 years, and still have such a humbling presence towards a crowd. Rocking his purple suit and corny dad jokes we all love, Paul can rip into some of the fastest, smoothest sweeps with his masterfully deep knowledge of music theory at moment’s notice. Yes, he’s been ranked year after year of being one of the fastest shredders in the world, but what really make Paul enjoyable is the humor and the lack of seriousness he carries as he makes various .
Living for years in Japan, and a love for Godzilla kaiju monsters as big as Godzilla himself, I wanted to capture all of his humor and energy to make him a force that make him one of those kaiju monsters, roaring and shredding in front of Mt. Fuji.