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In the Style of Metal Lessons

Whatever sub-genre of metal interests you, you will probably find it here! We have a wide range of lessons made in the style of all of your favorite metal heroes.


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  • Andy James Synthwave Licks

    by Gabriel Leopardi

    Features trademark melodic phrasing & shredding.

    Tags: shred licks, alternate picking, A minor, shredding, 80s, five finger death punch, stranger things, synth, modern metal, legato, tapping, zakk wylde, vibrato
    Difficulty8
  • Kiko Loureiro Licks

    by Gabriel Leopardi

    Get into the soul Megadeth's lead guitarist!

    Tags: Lydian, phrasing, Megadeth, Angra, Alternate Picking, Legato, Hybrid Picking, Bending, Vibrato, C lydian, modern progressive, plini, groovy phrases, palm muting, arpeggios, Brazilian guitarist, Joe Satriani, Steve Vai, Shredding
    Difficulty8
  • Lemmy's Legacy IV - Stoner Roll

    by Gabriel Leopardi

    Fourth lesson covering the style of Lemmy's compositions.

    Tags: Motorhead, Stoner, Rock and roll, Riff, Riffing, Lick, Soloing, Palm muting, bending, vibrato, D minor
    Difficulty4
  • Lemmy's Legacy III - Speed & Roll

    by Gabriel Leopardi

    Third lesson covering the faster side of Lemmy's band Motorhead.

    Tags: Motorhead, Speed Metal, Rock & Roll, Lemmy, Thrash Metal, Metallica, Riff, Lick, Guitar solo, Rhythm, Palm muting, bending, E minor
    Difficulty6
  • Lemmy's Legacy II - AC & Roll

    by Gabriel Leopardi

    Second lesson covering the style of Lemmy's band Motorhead.

    Tags: Motorhead, AC/DC, Rock and roll, The Cult, Lemmy, Riffing, licks, Pentatonic, blues scale, riff, heavy metal, punk rock, E minor, Downpicking, Solo, Rock licks, E Pentatonic minor, E Mixolydian
    Difficulty4
  • Babymetal

    by Gabriel Leopardi

    Japanese Idol band.

    Tags: babymetal, kawaii metal, idol, j-pop, japanese metal, metal band, palm muting, riffing, death metal, speed metal, kawaii, girlband, B Minor, B Phrygian Major
    Difficulty4
  • Nita Strauss Style

    by Gabriel Leopardi

    Known for her work with the tribute band The Iron Maidens, and as the lead guitarist for Alice Cooper.

    Tags: Nita Strauss, Alice Cooper, Shred, Guitar Techniques, Sweep Picking, Alternate Picking, female guitarist, The Iron Maidens, Iron Maiden, Legato, Metal, Hard Rock, Heavy Metal, Speed Metal, Angel Vivaldi, D minor
    Difficulty8
  • The Byrds Style

    by Javier Aviles

    American Rock band formed in Los Angeles, California, in 1964.

    Tags: byrds, D Major, Chords, Power chords, Double stops, arrangement, Turn! Turn! Turn, Hybrid Picking, sixths
    Difficulty4
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Golden Oldies

  • Michael Schenker Style

    by Ben Higgins

    An up-tempo pace to an epic finale in the vein of a MSG classic 'Into The Arena'

    Tags: wah, hammer ons, pull off, legato, vibrato, pentatonic, bending, trills, metal solo, E minor, A mixolydian, F# minor, modulation
    Difficulty8
  • Zakk Wylde Style Pinch Harmonics

    by Gabriel Leopardi

    Find out how they are generated with extreme close-ups on my right hand and different riffs with harmonies for you to practice and nail this technique!

    Tags: artificial harmonics, D minor, drop D, dropped D tuning, downpicking, palm muting, judas priest, riffing, riffs, black label society, Ozzy
    Difficulty5
  • Petrucci Style - Arabic Sensation

    by Jonathan Burgos

    Based on the use of Phrygian Mode by John Petrucci.

    Tags: F# Phrygian, Dream Theater, Arabic, Suspended Animation, Phygian Mode, melodic soloing, bending, vibrato, DT, liquid tension, fast licks, legato
    Difficulty6
  • Zakk Wylde Style Riffs

    by Zsolt Galambos

    Low tuned guitar rhythm in the style of Zakk Wylde, with pinched harmonics.

    Tags: Ozzy Osbourne, Black Label Society, pinched harmonics, riffs, rhythms, standard D tuning, downpicking, palm muting, riffing, harmonics, southern metal, E blues
    Difficulty5
  • Modern Metal Solo - Marco Sfogli

    by Cosmin Lupu

    Building a solo in the modern metal context

    Tags: Legato, Bending, Vibrato, Rhythmic Sense, Alternate Picking, C minor, Kiko Loureiro, Andy James, modern metal, Metal, Progressive, melodic soloing, melody
    Difficulty6
  • Iron Maiden Masterclass

    by Gabriel Leopardi

    A two-guitars lesson, based on the great duet formed by Dave Murray and Adrian Smith.

    Tags: Dave Murray, Adrian Smith, Metal, metal licks, harmonization, modulation, E minor, G minor, harmonized guitars, lead guitar, nwobhm, arrangement, arranging, 2 guitars, chord progression, theory
    Difficulty6
  • John Petrucci Style Melodic Solo

    by Gabriel Leopardi

    Progressive guitar players like John Petrucci and Steve Morse have influenced this solo by Gabriel Leopardi. The solo is in F#m and you will find some interesting slow licks and also speed alternate picking parts. There is a loop of the backing track recorded for you to keep on practicing a long time.

    Tags: F# minor, metal ballad, Melodic Solo, alternate picking, vibrato, images and words, bending, legato, melodic shred, melodic shredding, dream theater
    Difficulty6
  • Iron Maiden Style Lesson

    by Gabriel Leopardi

    Iron Maiden Style lesson for beginner and intermediate players. In this lesson we are going to explore Maiden's most used guitar arrangements, chord progressions, rhythms and licks. This is a nice, two-guitars-melody harmonized in thirds in the style of Murray/Smith duets. You can here this kind of guitar arrangement in lots of Maiden's songs so let's have a look at the chord progression.

    Tags: harmonized melody, D minor, alternate picking, harmonized guitars, nwobhm, metal duet, Adrian Smith, Dave Murray, British Heavy Metal, gallop, lead guitar, judas priest, riffing, riff, minor riff
    Difficulty4
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