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About Sunnybank Studios
Guitar Lessons Queensland

Peter Mengede

Friendly rock and acoustic guitar lessons with Brisbane born guitarist Peter Mengede who has over 30 years of playing and performing experience.


A founding Member of New York bands Helmet and Handsome, Peter is a multiple Recording Industry Association of America Gold Record award recipient earning gold records for  Helmet's "Meantime" and KRS One's "I Got Next" (with a spare Grammy nomination for Helmet). Peter's work is featured in  two editions of Guitar Hero, in Grand Theft Auto, and in Rocksmith.

Peter's international tour credits include sharing the stage with artists including Nirvana, Rage Against the Machine, Ministry, Sepultura, Faith No More, Deftones, Silverchair, Tool, Girls Against Boys, The Descendents, Corrosion of Conformity, L7, Melvins, The Jesus Lizard,  and more.

In addition to real-world experience, Peter holds a Bachelor of Creative Industries (Hons), Dip Ed, Cert IV Training and Assessment, and is a Working with Children Blue Card holder).

 You can read more about Peter and his guitars at

 Visit Peter's Wikipedia Page for a brief bio. 

All Videos

All Videos

Helmet MEANTIME Profile (LONG VERSION) 1992

KRS ONE Just to prove a point

Helmet with original guitarist Peter Mengede playing Born Annoying Hifi Brisbane 23 June 2011

Handsome The Church Philly 3 14 97 COMPLETE SHOW

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