Guitar Lessons





Metal Guitar Lessons (Other)

A wide selection of metal influenced techniques and compositions.


Latest

  • 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
    Difficulty6
  • 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
    Difficulty10
  • 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
    Difficulty4
  • 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
    Difficulty5
  • Heavy Metal Riffing Vs Funky Grooves

    by Lale Nikic

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

    Tags: octaves, palm, muting, funky, Palm Muting, Speed picking, Octaves, Riffing, D Augmented Fifth, metal, riffing, heavy, power chords, funk metal
    Difficulty4
  • Metal Tapping Ideas

    by Chowy Fernandez

    Avoid monotony and to come up with new ideas for tapping

    Tags: Tapping, Letting Notes Ring Out, Legato, Scale Runs, Bends, Octaves, D harmonic minor, drop C, dropped C tuning, 2 handed, 8 fingers
    Difficulty8
  • Doom Metal For Beginners

    by Lian Gerbino

    This time I'm gonna show you how to play some Doom Metal.

    Tags: C minor, My Dying Bride, Candlemass, Paradise Lost, doom, power chords, downpicking, struming, riffing, standard Eb, gothic, dark, sad
    Difficulty2
  • Trinity

    by David Wallimann

    This 60 second full song should keep you busy for a little while and is a great exercise as it involves different techniques.

    Tags: Trinity, shred, oriental
    Difficulty8
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Golden Oldies

  • Slow Soloing Lesson

    by Trond Vold

    A lesson based on playing slow solos or solos with few notes. Focus is on how to make the most out of your bends.

    Tags: Bending, tap-harmonics
    Difficulty3
  • Slayer Style (Beginner)

    by Lian Gerbino

    Two lessons based on Slayer. This is the first one, for beginners who likes Thrash and don't know where to start.

    Tags: Slayer, Thrash Metal, Riffing, Riffs
    Difficulty4
  • Doom Metal For Beginners

    by Lian Gerbino

    This time I'm gonna show you how to play some Doom Metal.

    Tags: C minor, My Dying Bride, Candlemass, Paradise Lost, doom, power chords, downpicking, struming, riffing, standard Eb, gothic, dark, sad
    Difficulty2
  • RockaMetalBoogie

    by Trond Vold

    A boogie lesson with a metal-approach.

    Tags: metal, rock, boogie
    Difficulty6
  • Nuno Bettencourt (Extreme) style

    by Jerry Arcidiacono

    Nuno is influenced by guitarists like Eddie Van Halen, Jimmy Page, Al Di Meola and others. His band Extreme feature groovy riffs, awesome solos, acoustic parts and so on.

    Tags: Nuno Bettencourt, Extreme, Funk metal, rhythm guitar, octave tapping
    Difficulty5
  • Pull-offs Lesson

    by Muris Varajic

    Knowing that the pinky is weakest of all fingers - we'll be using it a lot here, to give it more strength and power. I tried to combine every possible fingering combination so I hope you'll achieve a lot from this lesson.

    Tags: pull-off, pinky, finger strength
    Difficulty3
  • Trinity

    by David Wallimann

    This 60 second full song should keep you busy for a little while and is a great exercise as it involves different techniques.

    Tags: Trinity, shred, oriental
    Difficulty8
  • Slow Bending Licks (GMC Intro)

    by Kristofer Dahl

    Time for some slower/bending/feel-oriented licks! These phrases should be great for the beginner/intermediate guitarist, as well as for the more advanced guitarist - who needs some bending ideas in between the shred runs!

    Tags: bending, sorrowful sound
    Difficulty3
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