Actual name is Brian Elwin Haner Jr, after his father who is also a known guitarist.
Is inspired by Slash, Dimebag Darrell, John Petrucci and others which can be seen in some of his work.
Is endorsed by Schecter Guitar Research, along with rhythm guitarist Zacky Vengeance. Has released a signature guitar, the Synyster Custom, and the Synyster Standard.
Me: That's Synyster Gates or rather Synyster Fucking Gates, Guitar God, member of A7X, sexiest motherfucker you'll ever look at bitch! *knocks her the fuck out while moshing to A7X*
+ YES, SEXY GUITAR GOD!
+ *HEADBUTTS* PRAISE HIM!!!!
Damn sexy too ;)