This DVD will help you learn to play metal guitar without having any prior lessons or experience at all. Jason Shepherd has been a instructor in Phoenix, Arizona for many years now and has seen what works and what doesn't.
Learn the most popular altered tunings in metal guitar Eb Standard, Drop-C#, Drop-D, D Standard, Drop-C, C Standard and B Standard all while playing licks, riffs and chords in the styles of Metallica, Megadeth, Pantera, Godsmack, Slipknot, DevilDriver, Lamb of God, As I Lay Dying, Shadows Fall and many others!
Finally, you can learn cool licks, riffs, songs, and grooves-in a variety of styles-just by watching and doing. When there is no reading required, a new world is opened to all of us who love music, want to learn a lot more, but don't have the time for all that standard music notation and theory. Countless musicians have learned this way from friends, family, and teachers. But now, with this exciting new video series, you can learn from the pros in an easy-going and fun way. With this DVD series, learning music has never been so quick, exciting or enjoyable.Covers soloing, scale work, pentatonic licks, power chords, alternate picking, and much more.
Oli Herbert, a founding member and primary songwriter of the melodic metal band All That Remains, designed this program with Rock House to give aspiring metal guitarists insight into song writing and lead playing. In Level 1 he reveals the chords, inversions and voicings he uses to create the rhythm progressions and write songs. Learn techniques such as muted picking, string skipping and tapping. He teaches how he uses arpeggios, sweep picking, pedaling and pivoting as both lead and rhythm techniques. Oli shares his personal workout routines and much more. The included backing tracks from original All That Remains recordings allow you to apply what you learn and put you at the center of ground breaking sound.
If you want to learn to play Heavy Metal Guitar, look no further! You have found the ultimate course with EASY METAL GUITAR DVD! Expert guitar instructor Mark John Sternal starts you out with simple power chords, riffs, tricks and techniques that form the backbone of Heavy Metal guitar playing. Each lesson is introduced with thorough and descriptive instructions, followed by a slowed-down practice section which will insure that anyone, at any level, can play each exercise. Later, these exercises are combined to form complete Metal Songs. Each Metal Song and Metal Solo is presented at a slow, medium and fast tempo, allowing you to play along and build up your Metal Guitar Chops!
Recording artist, stunt guitarist and top educator Chris Buono presents his handpicked collection of 50 Metal Licks you MUST know! This DVD will guide you through some of the most essential and commonly used phrases and techniques used in heavy metal music.