Yngwie J. Malmsteen – On Earth as It Is in Heaven.
On September 18th 1970 a dream was born at the then seven year old boy Yngve Lannerbäck after having seen a TV-program about the death of Jimi Hendrix. A dream he would never give up, no matter what. The dream was to become the world’s greatest guitarist. 12 years later he landed on LAX and took the world by storm as Yngwie J. Malmsteen.
No Swedish musician have had such international success as Yngwie J. Malmsteen. No one comes close to his legendary status as a guitar God. But success comes at a high price, not least for himself and the one close to him. Here is for the first time the true image of Yngwie’s life and doings. Told by them closest to him.
Stories about loneliness, passion, love, betrayal, assault, abuse, sex and music are intertwined in this portrayal of rock icon Yngwie J. Malmsteen.