Gojira's Joe Duplantier has one of the most immediately recognizable guitar styles in modern metal. His trademark squeals and slides have inspired devotion from headbanging fans, and imitation from younger bands. In this exclusive video interview, he discusses his early influences; how long it takes to discover and develop your own style; his practice regimen; and more. Enjoy!

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