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  • Metallica Hardwired Style

    by Gabriel Leopardi

    Killer Thrash Metal riffing!

    Tags: Palm Muting, Riffing, Alternate Picking, Downpicking, James Hetfield, Kirk Hammet, Metal Rhythm Workout, Right hand training, timing control, power chords shifting, groove, E Phrygian, E blues scale, A minor
  • Larry Carlton meets John Mayer

    by Diego Budicin

    Fingerpicking and chord melody concepts in a stylistic mashup between two great guitar players coming from different genres!

    Tags: Larry Carlton, John Mayer, Fingerpicking, Legato, Hammer On, Pull Off, Pizzicato, Mark Knopfler, Neo Soul, F Major
  • Eric Gales Blues Licks

    by Gabriel Leopardi

    Solo inspired by the slow blues style of Eric Gales.

    Tags: E major pentatonic, E minor pentatonic, E mixolydian, A mixolydian, Blues licks, Hybrid Picking, bending, following the chords, chord tones, sixths, double stops, turnaround, blues improvisation, blues jam, classic blues, jimi hendrix, john mayer
  • Pantera Style Riffs

    by Diego Budicin

    Heavy progressions and fast downstrokes - in the style of (arguably) the greatest metal band of all times.

    Tags: Dimebag Darrell, Pantera, Downstrokes, Picking, Alternate Picking, Riffing, heavy, E minor
  • Hard Blues Licks - Laura Cox

    by Gabriel Leopardi

    Learn some of the most used phrases in modern blues rock - blues licks on steroids!

    Tags: hard blues, hard blues licks, laura coxx, blues licks, classic rock licks, bluespower, Tyler Bryant, Jared James Nichols, Licks, Hard rock licks, Slash, Angus Young, A blues
  • 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
  • Andy Timmons Licks

    by Gabriel Leopardi

    Inspired by Andy's approaches to phrasing and improvisation.

    Tags: Andy Timmons, Licks, Rock Licks, Phrasing, Joe Satriani, Thirds, Triads, Major Key, D Major, Major Pentatonic, Vibrato, Bending, Dynamics, Following the chords, Chord tones, Double Stops
  • Lemmy's Legacy I - Punk & Roll

    by Gabriel Leopardi

    The Punk and Rock 'n roll side of Lemmy!

    Tags: motorhead, lemmy, punk, punk rock, guitar riff, riffing, soloing, rock solo, licks, rhythm, metal, speed metal, composition, rock, a minor, rock and roll, heavy metal, blues scale, A blues minor
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  • Eddie Van Halen Style

    by Muris Varajic

    EVH trademarks - from his tapping licks, legato, use of whammy bar, and his unique tremolo picking.I also added a few natural and tapped harmonics, just to get the whole picture. :)

    Tags: open chords, tapping licks, legato, use of whammy bar, tremolo picking, natural, tapped, harmonics, EVH
  • In the style of Gary Moore - Ballad & Blues

    by Piotr Kaczor

    Vibrato, alternate picking and Gary Moore style licks.

    Tags: Vibrato, alternate picking, licks
  • SRV - Stevie Ray Vaughan

    by Muris Varajic

    SRV "raking" style, 12 bars blues progression, bends/ double bends, and left hand muting

    Tags: SRV , Stevie Ray Vaughan, raking style, 12 bars blues progression, bends, double bends, left hand muting,
  • Steve Lukather Style Lesson

    by Muris Varajic

    In this Steve Lukather style lesson, Muris gives you tone and feel that will last for days! Contains chromatic passes, chords outside of key, modulation, alternate picking, tapping and tapped harmonics, legato, bends, use of whammy bar, wide left hand vibrato.

    Tags: Toto, Luke, Steve Lukather, chromatic passes, chords outside of key, modulation, alternate picking, tapping, tapped harmonics, legato, bends, whammy bar, wide left hand vibrato
  • Neoclassical Three-Level-Lesson, Beginner

    by Marcus Lavendell

    A solo in the harmonic A-minor scale. It contains mostly regular picking, but also some sweeps". The solo is taught in three levels of difficulty.

    Tags: Neoclassical, beginner
  • ZZ Top's Blues

    by Lucio Antolini

    This lesson is inspired on Billy Gibbons, a great blues guitar player

    Tags: A Mixolydian, Billy Biggons, blues licks, bends, bending, rhythm, groove, bending, phrasing, blues groove, sixth, pentatonic major, blues scale, A blues
  • Jimi Hendrix Meets John Frusciante

    by Adrian Figallo

    Learn lead influenced by two of the greats.

    Tags: wah wah, E minor, bending, rock licks, red hot chili peppers, woodstock, phrases, groove, groovy, funk rock, SRV, legato, lead guitar techniques, dirty, stratocaster
  • Yngwie Malmsteen Style Solo

    by Emir Hot

    This lesson demonstrates Harmonic Minor, Phrigyan Dominant and Diminished scales and arpeggios played in fast Malmsteen style. Useful for fast alternate picking and sweeped arpeggios.

    Tags: Yngwie, Malmsteen, Harmonic Minor, Phrigyan Dominant, Diminished, Arpeggio, Picking
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