Tag Archives: Guitar World

Metal Mike Offers New Lessons on Exotic Scales

In the latest installments of Metal Mike Chlasciak’s column in Guitar World, the Halford guitarist discusses scales from different parts of the world, specifically the eastern hemisphere. Metal Mike notes that guitarists such as Marty Friedman and James Murphy have … Continue reading

Get Up Close to Revocation Performing ‘Spastic’

For those in seek of an assault on their senses, Revocation has it covered with the recently-released play-through video for the track “Spastic,” which comes off the band’s 2013 self-titled album. Guitarists Dave Davidson and Dan Gargiulo are each featured … Continue reading

Megadeth’s Chris Broderick Talks Shop with Guitar World

Megadeth guitarist Chris Broderick recently talked to Guitar World about how he almost quit high school because of his love affair with the guitar. That is, until his mom spoke out against the idea. “When I was in high school, … Continue reading

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