You might think Janick Gers of Iron Maiden would stop spinning his guitar around after it slipped from his hands and hit a security guard. But no...as you can see in the video...that didn't stop him.
This was at a recent gig in San Atonio, Texas.
He's not the first guitarist to go a little too far:
While playing a show in Conneaut, Ohio, Mason (on the right) attempts his usual Breathe Again bridge guitar swing. However, this one didn't turn out so well...
As you can see, those who make this move look effortless have obviously had a lot of practice. And probably a lot of this:
And as a guitar player myself, I think I'll just skip the theatrics. I like my guitars in one piece.