Guitar Lick of The Day: Metal Riff

Here is yet a cool metal style riff which utilises a very fast slide. Pay close attention to the ending bends which are achieved through slight angling the index finger.




  Backing Track with guitars (100 bpm)

  Backing Track original (100 bpm)

  Backing Track slow (85 bpm)

Tab


e|--------------------------------------|
b|--------------------------------------|
g|-14p12----12-14/15\14p12----12-12-----|
d|-------14----------------14-------14--|
a|--------------------------------------|
e|--------------------------------------|


Scales and Theory

E minor pentatonic scale (blue dots = root notes, grey dots = flat fifth). This scale works with the chords Em, F#dim, G, Am, Bm, B7, C, D.

Guitar Scale Diagram

Guitar Tip of The Day

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