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Metal Mike Posts New Guitar World Column

During the same week that Metal Mike Chlasciak released his new album The Metalworker, the Halford guitarist has dropped a new Guitar World lesson in which he discussed the Dorian mode. Later this month, Chlasciak will tackle the Aeolian mode, another … Continue reading

Metal Mike Releases Metal Boot Camp DVD

Metal Mike Chlasciak is rallying legions of metalheads with his new DVD titled Metal For Life: Mastering Heavy Metal Guitar. With over two hours of instruction, Metal Mike teaches fans how to build power-chord variations, master the minor pentatonic scale … Continue reading

Premier Guitar Reviews the SLATXMGQ3-6 X Series Soloist

Reviewer Al Santangelo over at Premier Guitar recently got his hands on a Jackson SLATXMGQ3-6 X Series Soloist to put through the paces. At the end of the day, he had positive things to say about the menacing axe.  The X … Continue reading

Master the Art of Vibrato with Metal Mike

Metal Mike Chlasciak is back with another installment of his “Metal for Life” column for Guitar World, and this time the Halford guitarist tackles the art of vibrato. “Great vibrato is not something that will happen magically on its own—one … Continue reading

Win a Jackson 7-String Soloist in Celebration of Allegaeon’s December Tour

In celebration of Allegaeon’s upcoming December tour with Job for a Cowboy, Cephalic Carnage, I Declare War and Legion, the band is giving away a new 7-string Jackson Soloist SLATXMGQ3-7 guitar. To enter, just fill out this form over at … Continue reading

Get Your Chops Back in Shape with Metal Mike’s New Guitar World Column

Metal Mike Chlasciak is back with a new Guitar World lesson that focuses on keeping your guitar skills in shape during the winter months. “Over the years, I’ve noticed that guitar playing is like a winter sport,” he noted.  ”During … Continue reading