Sithu Aye

Sithu Aye
Birth nameSithu Maung Maung Aye
Also known asCottage
Born (1990-06-26) 26 June 1990 (age 27)
Genres Instrumental, Progressive Metal, Djent, Jazz Fusion
InstrumentsGuitar, Bass
Years active2011-present
Associated acts Periphery, Intervals, Plini


Sithu Aye (given birth to 26 June 1990) can be an English-Burmese musician and single project guitarist located in UK and Scotland. He began his musical profession with the launch of his 1st recording Cassini in 2011. He offers released 3 complete size albums and 5 EPs to day. His latest recording ‘Senpai EP II: The Realizing’ premiered Might 9, 2017. He offers toured with performers such as for example Reflections, Protest The Hero and Cyclamen.


Paul Gilbert, John Petrucci, John Frusciante, Steve Vai, Biffy Clyro, Jewwald, Tosin Abasi/Pets as Leaders, Light bulb/Periphery, Chimp Spanner, Desire Theatre, Guthrie Govan, TesseracT.


As an instrumental task, Sithu Aye's designs include extended usage of poly-rhythmic riffs and grooves, and lots of solos. His design serves as a a Djent or Intensifying Metal having a Jazz Fusion taste. His latest record "Set Training course For Andromeda" features visitor electric guitar solos by Plini, David Maxim Micić, Jake Howsam Lowe (The Helix Nebula), Stephen Taranto (The Helix Nebula), Aaron Marshall (Intervals) and Tag Holcomb (Periphery).


He runs on the Fractal Sound Axe-FX II and a Fractal MFC-101 MIDI controller to improve areas. He also presently uses Regius by Mayones Guitars & Basses.



Cassini (2011) Invent the World (2012) Set Program For Andromeda (2016)


"Isles EP" (2012) "26" (2013) "We" (2013) (divide with Plini) "Pulse" (2014) "Senpai EP「先輩EP」" (2015) "Senpai EP II: The Noticing" (2017)


"Oceania" (2014)

Other Endeavours

Whilst studying to get a Masters Level in Physics on the College or university of St Andrews, Sithu Aye was an associate from the University's Shinty First Group. Sithu, known as Cottage by his closest close friends in his uni times, was a significant contributor towards the team's achievement. Cottage was the business lead objective scorer for the 2011-2012 period also to this time holds the next fastest boat competition amount of time in the club's background of just one 1.98 seconds.