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  1. Cool Licks - To Impress Your Friends (#4012) - Page 12 by Sheshagiri Pai (4313)
    <b>Tremolo Picking exercise</b> <br/><br/>For a long time I wanted to get the *s out of tremolo picking... well here it is.... I have used the E Phrygian minor for showing this lick.. <br/><br/>Just remember the Phrygian 3 note patte...(more)
    Metal · Ridiculous · 209625 Hits · 3.45/5 (73 ratings) · Last modified: 7/1/2002
  2. Frantic Sweeping (#120) - Page 1 by Jes Tan (86)
    Hi there! This little sweeping exercise is created for those adventurous guitarists out there who yearns for something more than punk riffs. The intro is an Am Arpeggio which later evolved into some sort of classical sweep ru...(more)
    Metal · Expert · 41901 Hits · 3.79/5 (100 ratings) · Last modified: 7/14/1999
  3. THE ALMIGHTY A MIN RUN AWAY (#2977) - Page 1 by David Ower (175)
    Hammer sequence is the same for the right hand use 1st,3rd,& 4th fingers.First use hammer ons,then pick every note.This is a very basic run.Shown is an ascending run (low to high)remember to do pull offs in a descending run....(more)
    Metal · Intermediate · 6592 Hits · 2.50/5 (6 ratings) · Last modified: 1/18/2002
  4. Harmonic Minor Soloin Ideas (#10019) - Page 1 by John Mayers (126)
    this is a 1 string run in C harmonic minor that gives u a example of the harmonic minor feel. Using the G as a pedal note makes it sound very neo-classical. if u get this one up to speed its a great one string run to through...(more)
    Metal · Advanced · 6007 Hits · 1.00/5 (1 rating) · Last modified: 7/29/2005
  5. Paul Gilbert Technique (#1341) - Page 1 by Agustn Mombelli (422)
    Heres the third kind of pattern. Now you repeat the swith between the first and the second string in a rapid and alternated-picking notes serie.
    Metal · Intermediate · 88047 Hits · 4.29/5 (79 ratings) · Last modified: 8/2/2000
  6. Aan Anlternate Metal Riff That Kicks Ass (#6614) - Page 1 by Kris Bieler (86)
    this is one of my riffs i am using at a school concert soon- it sounds pretty cool being as a forteen year old dude(me)composed it. this is not the whole as i want to keep some of it to my self
    Metal · Intermediate · 18305 Hits · 2.67/5 (18 ratings) · Last modified: 6/11/2003
  7. Rhythm: Mover (#5050) - Page 2 by Daniel Blakk (178)
    OK, did you play the first half? Heres the second. The song still have a very crazy rhythm, and the 3:rd measure will trick your ears out of hell. The few ostinating tunes makes a random-rhythm-feeling from a very strait rh...(more)
    Metal · Expert · 3430 Hits · 2.25/5 (4 ratings) · Last modified: 8/12/2002
  8. How To Play Metal Solos (#6005) - Page 6 by Matt Midgley (136)
    Suddenly changing phrasing is a trademark of metal and this 16th note to sextuplet lick demonstrates this quite nicely. This time I think legato would probably be easier for the latter part of the lick though I didn't know ho...(more)
    Metal · Intermediate · 58688 Hits · 4.36/5 (33 ratings) · Last modified: 2/5/2003
  9. How To Play Metal Solos (#6005) - Page 3 by Matt Midgley (136)
    This is a variation on the last lick and features more streching so make sure you use that pinky! Again, I pick all, but it sounds just fine using legato (though not as angry).
    Metal · Intermediate · 58688 Hits · 4.36/5 (33 ratings) · Last modified: 2/5/2003
  10. Essential Metal Soloing (#516) - Page 3 by Victor Garcia (275)
    THE ALMIGHTY MAJOR SCALE:<br><br> The major scale is a most know for all guitarrists. With it, the melodic parts are usually created and the runs on it are usually cool. <br><br> The major scale has 7 forms on the fretb...(more)
    Metal · Intermediate · 249833 Hits · 4.33/5 (232 ratings) · Last modified: 8/10/2003
  11. Paul Gilbert String Skipping Technique (#1531) - Page 1 by Phillip Kubal (276)
    I learned this '<i>Paul Gilbert style</i>' string-skipping lesson so long ago I've forgotten the details. Anyway, I think it is worth sharing and hope you do to. With a little patience and practice you can whip your water-log...(more)
    Metal · Advanced · 9570 Hits · 4.27/5 (33 ratings) · Last modified: 9/19/2000
  12. Paul Gilbert Picking Technique I (#1336) - Page 2 by Agustn Mombelli (422)
    The second part is to add the first string thing wich is very terrifying played fast. This kind of licks can be played on the entire fretboard, all the strings, up and down. Combine this patterns to create more interesting ...(more)
    Metal · Intermediate · 41922 Hits · 3.76/5 (34 ratings) · Last modified: 7/21/2000
  13. Trivium (#10754) - Page 1 by Rob Samp (115)
    This is the ending lick to the solo of A Gunshot to the Head of Trepidation by Trivium. Start slow and work it up to 160 seeing as they play it at around that speed
    Metal · Advanced · 3361 Hits · 2.67/5 (3 ratings) · Last modified: 3/12/2006
  14. Metal Touch (#5566) - Page 1 by Steve Evets (74)
    A mix of your typical power chorded riffs in a verse and then some more jazzier elements for a pre-chorus.
    Metal · Beginner · 2558 Hits · No rating · Last modified: 11/18/2002
  15. Flight Of The Bumble-Bee (#1633) - Page 3 by Peppe Lahtinen (1754)
    There is no lesson text for this page.
    Metal · Expert · 50665 Hits · 4.62/5 (88 ratings) · Last modified: 10/15/2000
  16. Flight Of The Bumble-Bee (#1633) - Page 2 by Peppe Lahtinen (1754)
    There is no lesson text for this page.
    Metal · Expert · 50665 Hits · 4.62/5 (88 ratings) · Last modified: 10/15/2000
  17. Shredding 101 (#3982) - Page 6 by Jake Lizzio (985)
    Had enough of those annoying arpeggios? They're tough to learn, but they're worth it in the end. <br/><br/> Now heres one of my favorite things to do. I guess technically its an arpeggio, but it doesn't sound the same as the ones be...(more)
    Metal · Advanced · 113318 Hits · 4.53/5 (99 ratings) · Last modified: 1/4/2006
  18. Paganini: Caprice #5 (#457) - Page 2 by Christopher Sung (9641)
    Page 2 is a continuation of the music in page 1. The last note shown in page 1 (the C) is the start of measure 12 in this page, so play them together, and when you're done, repeat the whole thing over again. Any gaps in the...(more)
    Metal · Ridiculous · 154612 Hits · 4.52/5 (235 ratings) · Last modified: 11/26/1999
  19. The Complete Shreding Guide (#8652) - Page 5 by Dane Oly (171)
    this is the second trill exorcise same ass in all the lessons SLOW TO FAST
    Metal · Ridiculous · 140604 Hits · 3.70/5 (70 ratings) · Last modified: 9/19/2004
  20. Metal Intro (#5052) - Page 1 by Mike Hunt (162)
    there
    Metal · Intermediate · 3967 Hits · 3.89/5 (9 ratings) · Last modified: 8/11/2002