Killswitch Engage, featuring the virtuoso metal Guitarpyrotechnics of Joel Stroetzel, band is considered one ofthe most influential members of the New Wave ofAmerican Heavy Metal.
The band first rose to fame withits 2004 release The End of Heartache, which wascertified gold in December 2007. The title track, TheEnd of Heartache, was nominated for a Grammy Awardin 2005, and a live DVD titled (Set This) World Ablazewas released in 2005. The Authentic Guitar TAB editionincludes complete note-for-note Guitar TABtranscriptions of songs selected from all four of thebands CDs. The Guitar transcriptions were all edited andapproved by Joel Stroetzel and the book cover art wasdesigned by bassist Mike D’Antonio.