There’s nothing like seeing a fresh generation of Metal Heads waiting to digest the classics for themselves, continuing the legacy of so many great acts before them. Young presidents like the one in this video, not only give us hope for metal’s longevity, but are downright inspiring!

In this The Costa Rica Post exclusive, Costa Rican President Carlos Alvarado shows off his hardcore downpicking skills with a skull crushing acoustic cover of Metallica’s thrash classic “Master of Puppets.”