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Learn the Pre-Chorus and Chorus of Revocation’s ‘Deathless’ from Dave Davidson

Last month, Revocation frontman Dave Davidson taught fans how to play the basis of the riffs heard on the title track of the band’s latest album, Deathless. This month, Davidson is back to run through the song’s pre-chorus and chorus … Continue reading

Learn How to Play ‘Deathless’ with Dave Davidson

In his latest column for Guitar World, Revocation frontman Dave Davidson discusses the diminished scale and how it can be utilized to write heavy riffs. And to illustrate his point, Davidson teaches viewers how to play the track “Deathless” from … Continue reading

Metal Mike Covers Suspended Chords in New Guitar World Lesson

Metal Mike Chlasciak’s latest Guitar World lesson covers suspended chords in metal rhythm guitar. “It’s not uncommon for a great metal riff to jump back and forth from one type of harmonic environment to another, such as from the natural … Continue reading

Expand Your Rhythm Guitar Repertoire with Metal Mike’s New Lesson

Metal Mike Chlasciak’s latest column for Guitar World deals with using differed chord voicings that can really expand a rhythm guitarist’s repertoire. “Within the genre of heavy metal, the art of rhythm guitar can sometimes seem a bit predictable—either root-fifth … Continue reading

Learn ‘Automaton’ in New Play-Through from Intervals

Aaron Marshall and Lukas Guyader of Canadian progressive metal band Intervals recently sat down with Guitar World to offer a play-through video for the track “Automaton.” The song comes off their album A Voice Within, which is actually the group’s … Continue reading

Dave Davidson Talks Seventh Chords in Guitar World Lesson

Revocation frontman Dave Davidson’s latest lesson through Guitar World deals seventh chords. The stalwart shredder thinks that using seventh chords, while rarely heard in metal, offers a solid way to expand his horizons as a songwriter. “One of my prime … Continue reading