Guitar Lessons

Metal Guitar Lessons (Other)

A wide selection of metal influenced techniques and compositions.


  • The History of Metal in One Song

    by Ben Higgins

    Take a trip through the origins and family tree of heavy metal with this riff laden lesson.

    Tags: blues rock, heavy rock, heavy metal, thrash, glam, doom metal, death metal, grindcore, black metal, groove metal, progressive, power metal, nu metal, melodic death metal, symphonic metal, metalcore, djent, Palm muting, Alternate picking, Shifting chord positions, Stamina, Timing, play over complex drum patterns, power chords, downpicking, pentatonic riffing, 7 strings, 7 string guitar
  • 30 Shredders In One Solo

    by Ben Higgins

    30 of the world's most famous shredders collide in this one massive sounding track and lesson.

    Tags: Yngwie Malmsteen, Eddie Van Halen, Jake E. Lee, Randy Rhoads, Joe Satriani, Steve Vai, Slash, Ritchie Blackmore, George Lynch, Dave Murray, Dimebag Darrell, Zakk Wylde, Uli Jon Roth, Michael Angelo Batio, Vinnie Moore, Michael Schenker, Andy La Rocque, Chuck Schuldiner, Marty Friedman, Dave Mustaine, Kirk Hammett, Chris Poland, Alex Skolnick, KK Downing, Paul Gilbert, Jason Becker, Greg Howe, Frank Gambale, John Petrucci, Ben Higgins
  • Flamenco Metal Solo

    by Cosmin Lupu

    Phrygian dominant solo based on a metal approach spiced up with a flamenco

    Tags: Phrygian dominant, Solo, Phrasing, Bending, Vibrato, B Phrygian Dominant, articulation, alternate picking, Flamenco Metal, alternate picking
  • Heavy Trance

    by Sinisa Cekic

    A good exercise to improve syncopation and timing.

    Tags: trance, heavy, syncopation, E minor, power chords, riffing, alternate picking, double stops, groove, groove, timing, tight, E pentatonic minor
  • German Power Metal I: Helloween

    by Gabriel Leopardi

    This is the first lesson from the German Power Metal Series.

    Tags: Power Metal, Germany, German, Helloween, Kai Hansen, Michael Weikath
  • Stamina School 2: Downpicking

    by Ben Higgins

    Lesson focusing entirely on improving down picking technique and stamina.

    Tags: down picking, downpicking, downstrokes, metallica, megadeth, thrash, metal, stamina
  • Evolving Metal Riffs 4

    by Lale Nikic

    Focus on speedpicking - trash style

    Tags: heavy, metal, riffing, speedpicking, trash
  • Heavy Metal Riffing Vs Funky Grooves

    by Lale Nikic

    A blend of heavy metal riffage and some funky/reggae drum elements

    Tags: metal, riffing, heavy, octaves, palm, muting, reggae, funky
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