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  1. Sweep Warm-up (#310) - Page 4 by Pablo Garcia (262)
    This is a variation of previous execise.Play it also cromatic up the neck.
    Metal · Intermediate · 34167 Hits · 4.11/5 (44 ratings) · Last modified: 12/22/2000
  2. Alternative Shred-OR-stuff I Cant Play (#206) - Page 43 by Matt Richard (900)
    O.K. guys-tis been a while!Ive been really busy,but I'll be trying to do more regular updates from now on.This is a little ditty I happened upon the other day,just goofin off.Its a 2 handed lick-the first 2 notes on every str...(more)
    Metal · Ridiculous · 651245 Hits · 4.11/5 (458 ratings) · Last modified: 11/26/2002
  3. Alternative Shred-OR-stuff I Cant Play (#206) - Page 51 by Matt Richard (900)
    OK-Given the latge amount of emails I recieve,regarding how crzy and impossible these ideas are,I thought I'd something really normal and down to earth. OR We could just get even crazier!This is a good video game sounding thi...(more)
    Metal · Ridiculous · 651245 Hits · 4.11/5 (458 ratings) · Last modified: 11/26/2002
  4. Diminuished Sweep (#5167) - Page 1 by Francois Lazouz (41)
    Hi, this is a trick I love to use equally in Metal solos or Jazz impros. Work slow, be clean and fluid. Enjoy !
    Metal · Advanced · 3488 Hits · 4.00/5 (3 ratings) · Last modified: 9/5/2002
  5. Easy Tricks, Licks, And Excersises (#3150) - Page 2 by Evan DiGiambattista (403)
    This first lesson is a scale that can be used as a lick or an excersise. It is a pentatonic scale in E from an open E to the 17th fret on the first E string. However, it ends on the 12th fret on the bottom E string because ...(more)
    Metal · Intermediate · 21065 Hits · 3.58/5 (19 ratings) · Last modified: 7/4/2001
  6. Some metal licks (#48) - Page 3 by corey mcqueen (39)
    My friend and I jam on this one a lot
    Metal · Intermediate · 127332 Hits · 3.55/5 (111 ratings) · Last modified: 6/13/1999
  7. Picking mechanics for crossing strings (#946) - Page 4 by Wim Deblauwe (258)
    Contours are the magic word here. This exercise contours the A minor scale in 16th notes. By doing so, we'll use all the picking combinations shown.
    Metal · Intermediate · 16859 Hits · 3.14/5 (14 ratings) · Last modified: 4/11/2000
  8. Several Metal Riffs (#9338) - Page 3 by Ian Allen (821)
    Just a small interlude type thing that sounds cool. <B>Please don't steal.</B>
    Metal · Intermediate · 7884 Hits · 2.00/5 (1 rating) · Last modified: 2/21/2005
  9. Sweeping Insanity (#8962) - Page 1 by James Ireland (304)
    You really do have to be insane (or on acid) if you are going to try to play this lesson. This style of sweeping requires you to strum the strings and not individually pick each one like in alternate picking. These lessons ar...(more)
    Metal · Ridiculous · 6570 Hits · 3.75/5 (4 ratings) · Last modified: 12/2/2004
  10. Alternative Shred-OR-stuff I Cant Play (#206) - Page 10 by Matt Richard (900)
    This more of the first lesson,on page 1.But,here,we just keep on goin'!!While this is 3-note-per-string,it DEFINITELY has a different feel than the standard stuff.This has no tappin.its all left hand tendinitis-givin-fun.BTW-...(more)
    Metal · Ridiculous · 651245 Hits · 4.11/5 (458 ratings) · Last modified: 11/26/2002
  11. Idea For A Metal Ballad (#7107) - Page 1 by Stan Bog (61)
    so, here comes the rhythm part which is based on 4 simple chords. i was trying to do something in the way Alex Skolnik (ex-Testament) played on Testament ballads, which as i noticed was not necessary playing difficult chords ...(more)
    Metal · Intermediate · 8535 Hits · 4.75/5 (8 ratings) · Last modified: 10/16/2003
  12. Alternative Shred-OR-stuff I Cant Play (#206) - Page 21 by Matt Richard (900)
    Here is a lick expanding on the previous idea.All roooollllin' legato.Pick as little as ya have to!Note-these are Dom7.The first is in A7,this one is G7.You can make these work oer blues as well.as long as the chord is dom,th...(more)
    Metal · Ridiculous · 651245 Hits · 4.11/5 (458 ratings) · Last modified: 11/26/2002
  13. Paganini: Caprice #5 (#457) - Page 1 by Christopher Sung (9641)
    OK, here's a grueling one to play. Sure, it's a classical piece, but there's something about it that just begs for distortion and some fast alternate and sweep picking. <br/><br/> I suggest that you slow down the tempo and get it...(more)
    Metal · Ridiculous · 154612 Hits · 4.52/5 (235 ratings) · Last modified: 11/26/1999
  14. All Out SHRED In E Minor (#4619) - Page 1 by James Ireland (304)
    The purpose of this lesson is to build up your playing and make you look good in the process. Youll be as good as Yngwie Malmsteen in no time! I have tabbed it out so that you must use all four fret-hand fingers for each stri...(more)
    Metal · Ridiculous · 37916 Hits · 3.75/5 (59 ratings) · Last modified: 5/19/2002
  15. Alternative Shred-OR-stuff I Cant Play (#206) - Page 39 by Matt Richard (900)
    The next few lesssons,Im going to backtrack a bit,and give some "exercises" that Ive used over the years to help with some of the "crazier" licks we've been doing.A lot of guys have asked me about the "reality" of being able ...(more)
    Metal · Ridiculous · 651245 Hits · 4.11/5 (458 ratings) · Last modified: 11/26/2002
  16. Paganini Caprices (#8759) - Page 1 by John Magsambol (202)
    this is caprice 5
    Metal · Ridiculous · 54632 Hits · 4.59/5 (34 ratings) · Last modified: 10/16/2004
  17. Paganini: Caprice #5 (#457) - Page 3 by Christopher Sung (9641)
    Here's the 3rd section of the piece. We've played through pages 1 and 2, and repeated, and now we start to modulate...a lot. Measures 6-9 feature long descending chromatic runs, and we eventually end up in Ab major at the e...(more)
    Metal · Ridiculous · 154612 Hits · 4.52/5 (235 ratings) · Last modified: 11/26/1999
  18. Alternative Shred-OR-stuff I Cant Play (#206) - Page 25 by Matt Richard (900)
    OK,I lied-THIS is my favorite way to play pentagoogle scales really fast.This is an expansion on nowhere taps-throw the pick across the room!The first 3 notes of each string are hammered,the last two are right hand 2nd and 3r...(more)
    Metal · Ridiculous · 651245 Hits · 4.11/5 (458 ratings) · Last modified: 11/26/2002
  19. Unusual Sounding Scale (#3133) - Page 1 by James Burke (127)
    This sounds realy well using triplets. It's also cool to throw in here and there too while playing.
    Metal · Advanced · 4781 Hits · 4.00/5 (6 ratings) · Last modified: 7/3/2001
  20. Metal For Begginers (#5699) - Page 1 by Coco Gaston (963)
    Here you go this is an easy metal song i made, heard my friend playing this style and i decided to copy it someway well here it goes.By the way, im a classical player i just do some metal now and then. This should be pretty e...(more)
    Metal · Beginner · 5433 Hits · 2.60/5 (5 ratings) · Last modified: 1/26/2003