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HIGH ON FIRE: DII (Quicktime)HIGH ON FIRE: DII (Quicktime)
LEVEL: Intermediate 5.......In this guitar lesson video, MATT PIKE will show us the main riffs in the HIGH ON FIRE instrumental track "DII" after the track "Rumors Of War." Take notice of how MATT uses a b5 trill, and how he is using other intervals besides the usual 5th power chord . . . CHECK THIS OUT

HIGH ON FIRE: DII (Flash)
LEVEL: Intermediate 5....... In this guitar lesson video, MATT PIKE will show us the main riffs in the HIGH ON FIRE instrumental track "DII" after the track "Rumors Of War." Take notice of how MATT uses a b5 trill, and how he is using other intervals besides the usual 5th power chord . . . CHECK THIS OUT

THE SWORD: APOCRYPHON Part 1 (Quicktime)THE SWORD: APOCRYPHON Part 1 (Quicktime)
LEVEL: Intermediate 6.......In this guitar lesson video, KYLE SHUTT will show us the first few riffs in THE SWORD song "Apocryphon." This is the title track of THE SWORD's new record . . . CHECK THIS OUT

THE SWORD: APOCRYPHON Part 1 (Flash)
LEVEL: Intermediate 6....... In this guitar lesson video, KYLE SHUTT will show us the first few riffs in THE SWORD song "Apocryphon." This is the title track of THE SWORD's new record . . . CHECK THIS OUT

RED FANG: HANK IS DEAD (Quicktime)RED FANG: HANK IS DEAD (Quicktime)
LEVEL: Intermediate 4.......In this guitar lesson video, DAVID SULLIVAN will show us every rhythm riff in the RED FANG song "Hank Is Dead." Notice how he adds octaves to the last riff once the rest of the band joins in. This makes the riff heavier. Learn from David . . . CHECK THIS OUT

RED FANG: HANK IS DEAD (Flash)
LEVEL: Intermediate 4.......In this guitar lesson video, DAVID SULLIVAN will show us every rhythm riff in the RED FANG song "Hank Is Dead." Notice how he adds octaves to the last riff once the rest of the band joins in. This makes the riff heavier. Learn from David . . . CHECK THIS OUT

FREE VIDEO OF THE DAY 07/31/14: THE SWORD "SEVEN SISTERS" (Intro/Verse Riffs)FREE VIDEO OF THE DAY 07/31/14: THE SWORD "SEVEN SISTERS" (Intro/Verse Riffs)
LEVEL: Intermediate 2.......In this guitar lesson video, Kyle Shutt will show us the intro and verse riffs in THE SWORD song "Seven Sisters." Take notice of how he adds an upper octave to the riff during the verse . . . CHECK THIS OUT

FU MANCHU SKYPE GUITAR LESSONS (Quicktime HD)FU MANCHU SKYPE GUITAR LESSONS (Quicktime HD)
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TRIVIUM: SWEEP PICKING EXERCISES (Quicktime HD)TRIVIUM: SWEEP PICKING EXERCISES (Quicktime HD)
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ACROSS THE RIVER "N.O." Part 2 (Quicktime)
ACROSS THE RIVER "N.O." Part 2 (Quicktime) LEVEL: Intermediate 5…….In this guitar lesson video, MARIO LALLI will show us the second half of the heavy riff, the second turnaround and the chorus riff in the ACROSS THE RIVER song "N.O." Try to add vibrato to your power chords like MARIO does during the chorus . . . CHECK THIS OUT
ACROSS THE RIVER "N.O." Part 2 (Flash)
LEVEL: Intermediate 5……. In this guitar lesson video, MARIO LALLI will show us the second half of the heavy riff, the second turnaround and the chorus riff in the ACROSS THE RIVER song "N.O." Try to add vibrato to your power chords like MARIO does during the chorus . . . CHECK THIS OUT
LAURA PLEASANTS' PEDAL BOARDS (Quicktime)
LAURA PLEASANTS' PEDAL BOARDS (Quicktime) LEVEL: Gear Master 10……. In this video interview, LAURA PLEASANTS from KYLESA will walk us through her TWO pedal boards. Find out which delays, chorus pedals, phasers, overdrive and fuzz pedals she uses and how they sit in the loops . . . CHECK THIS OUT
LAURA PLEASANTS' PEDAL BOARD (Flash)
LEVEL: Gear Master 10……. In this video interview, LAURA PLEASANTS from KYLESA will walk us through her TWO pedal boards. Find out which delays, chorus pedals, phasers, overdrive and fuzz pedals she uses and how they sit in the loops . . . CHECK THIS OUT
QUANTUM MYSTIC Second Riff (Quicktime)
QUANTUM MYSTIC Second Riff (Quicktime) LEVEL: Intermediate 8…….In this guitar lesson video, MIKE SCHEIDT will demonstrate the second the riff in the YOB song "Quantum Mystic." Take notice of how he turns his pedal off in between chord hits to reduce noise. Total pro . . . CHECK THIS OUT
QUANTUM MYSTIC Second Riff (Flash)
LEVEL: Intermediate 8……. In this guitar lesson video, MIKE SCHEIDT will demonstrate the second the riff in the YOB song "Quantum Mystic." Take notice of how he turns his pedal off in between chord hits to reduce noise. Total pro . . . CHECK THIS OUT
ANXIETY REDUCER "Intro Solo Outtakes" (Quicktime)
ANXIETY REDUCER "Intro Solo Outtakes" (Quicktime) LEVEL: STUDIO MASTER 10……. In this video, you'll get to watch BOB BALCH from FU MANCHU record the intro solo to the song "Anxiety Reducer" off of GIGANTOID. You'll also get to hear a few outtakes and different pedal settings as the boys agree on a tone . . . CHECK THIS OUT
ANXIETY REDUCER "Into Solo Outtakes" (Flash)
LEVEL: STUDIO MASTER 10……. In this video, you'll get to watch BOB BALCH from FU MANCHU record the intro solo to the song "Anxiety Reducer" off of GIGANTOID. You'll also get to hear a few outtakes and different pedal settings as the boys agree on a tone . . . CHECK THIS OUT
ACROSS THE RIVER "N.O" Part 1 (Quicktime)
ACROSS THE RIVER "N.O" Part 1 (Quicktime) LEVEL: Intermediate 4…….In this guitar lesson video, MARIO LALLI will show us the first few riffs from the ACROSS THE RIVER song "N.O." This song was later covered by KYUSS on their record "Welcome To Sky Valley." MARIO will also discuss his influences at the time of writing this song . . . CHECK THIS OUT
ACROSS THE RIVER "N.O." Part 1 (Flash)
LEVEL: Intermediate 4……. In this guitar lesson video, MARIO LALLI will show us the first few riffs from the ACROSS THE RIVER song "N.O." This song was later covered by KYUSS on their record "Welcome To Sky Valley." MARIO will also discuss his influences at the time of writing this song . . . CHECK THIS OUT
INDIAN MAN Part 3 (Quickrtime)
INDIAN MAN Part 3 (Quickrtime) LEVEL: Intermediate 3…….In this guitar lesson video, WILL ELLIS will show us the the last chorus, last bridge and outro solo in the AMERICAN SHARKS song "Indian Man." If you know what a blues note is look out for them. He uses them a couple of times . . . CHECK THIS OUT
INDIAN MAN Part 3 (Flash)
LEVEL: Intermediate 3……. In this guitar lesson video, WILL ELLIS will show us the the last chorus, last bridge and outro solo in the AMERICAN SHARKS song "Indian Man." If you know what a blues note is look out for them. He uses them a couple of times . . . CHECK THIS OUT
LIE DETECTOR Part 1 (Quicktime)
LIE DETECTOR Part 1 (Quicktime) LEVEL: Intermediate 2……. In this bass lesson video, NICK OLIVERI will show us the intro, verse and 2nd verse riff in the MONDO GENERATOR song "Lie Detector." Notice how NICK OLIVERI strums two bass strings for the intro riff . . . CHECK THIS OUT
LIE DETECTOR Part 1 (Flash)
LEVEL: Intermediate 2……. In this bass lesson video, NICK OLIVERI will show us the intro, verse and 2nd verse riff in the MONDO GENERATOR song "Lie Detector." Notice how NICK OLIVERI strums two bass strings for the intro riff . . . CHECK THIS OUT
JOHN BAIZLEY'S AMPS (Quicktime)
JOHN BAIZLEY'S AMPS (Quicktime) LEVEL: Gear Master 10……. In this video interview, JOHN BAIZLEY will walk us through his main amps that he uses onstage in BARONESS. John will also tell us how in BARONESS they feel it's important to have two very distinct guitar sounds, and how they achieve that . . . CHECK THIS OUT
JOHN BAIZLEY'S AMPS (Flash)
LEVEL: Gear Master 10……. In this video interview, JOHN BAIZLEY will walk us through his main amps that he uses onstage in BARONESS. John will also tell us how in BARONESS they feel it's important to have two very distinct guitar sounds, and how they achieve that . . . CHECK THIS OUT
LAST QUESTION "Tracking The Guitar Outro" Part 1 (Quicktime)
LAST QUESTION "Tracking The Guitar Outro" Part 1 (Quicktime) LEVEL: Studio Master 10……. In this video you'll get an inside peek into the recording session for the FU MANCHU album "Gigantoid." You'll get to watch BOB BALCH lay down one of the outro guitar parts in the song "Last Question." Find out which famous guitar player almost inspired a riff and pedal choice for this part . . . CHECK THIS OUT
LAST QUESTION "Tracking The Guitar Outro" Part 1 (Flash)
LEVEL: Studio Master 10……. In this video you'll get an inside peek into the recording session for the FU MANCHU album "Gigantoid." You'll get to watch BOB BALCH lay down one of the outro guitar parts in the song "Last Question." Find out which famous guitar player almost inspired a riff and pedal choice for this part . . . CHECK THIS OUT
INDIAN MAN Part 2 (Quicktime)
INDIAN MAN Part 2 (Quicktime) LEVEL: Intermediate 6…….In this guitar lesson video, WILL ELLIS will show us the the first solo and bridge riff in the AMERICAN SHARKS song "Indian Man." There are a lot of good pentatonic sequences in the solo. Use these in your own vocabulary . . . CHECK THIS OUT
INDIAN MAN Part 2 (Flash)
LEVEL: Intermediate 6……. In this guitar lesson video, WILL ELLIS will show us the the first solo and bridge riff in the AMERICAN SHARKS song "Indian Man." There are a lot of good pentatonic sequences in the solo. Use these in your own vocabulary . . . CHECK THIS OUT
LAURA PLEASANTS' MAIN GUITAR (Quicktime)
LAURA PLEASANTS' MAIN GUITAR (Quicktime) LEVEL: Gear Master 10……. In this video interview, LAURA PLEASANTS from KYLESA will show us her main guitar. She'll tell us what we need in order to tune down to G. If you're planning on playing in a heavy band that tunes down, listen and learn from LAURA PLEASANTS . . . CHECK THIS OUT
LAURA PLEASANTS' MAIN GUITAR (Flash)
LEVEL: Gear Master 10……. In this video interview, LAURA PLEASANTS from KYLESA will show us her main guitar. She'll tell us what we need in order to tune down to G. If you're planning on playing in a heavy band that tunes down, listen and learn from LAURA PLEASANTS . . . CHECK THIS OUT
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