Watch Guthrie Govan play an unbelievable solo one-handed while drinking a glass of water

Modern-day guitar hero's legato knows no bounds

Guthrie Govan is a ridiculous human being, with a technique and sense of taste few guitarists can match. But the virtuoso took liquid leads to a whole new level at a recent gig in Tokyo, as he took a hearty, 40-second (on and off) slug of water mid-solo.

As the video above attests, even when playing one-handed, gulping down H2O, Guthrie is better than everyone reading this article right now. Is there anything he can't do?

To learn from the master himself, dive into Guthrie's string-bending masterclass video series.

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