Tag Archives: Guitar World

Build Legato Technique with Metal Mike Chlasciak’s Latest Lesson

Metal Mike Chlasciak, who recently dropped the This Is War EP, has a new Metal for Life lesson, via October’s Guitar World. In it, the shredder goes over a series of exercises that will help guitarist with their fret hand … Continue reading

Metal Mike Chlasciak Drops New Metal For Life Lesson

Guitar World posted a new Metal For Life column from Metal Mike Chlasciak in their latest issue. In it, the Jackson artist talks about how to strengthen pick-hand technique. “The examples I’m going to show you cover a wide variety of … Continue reading

Metal Mike Drops New Lesson On Power Chords Built From Fourths

Metal Mike Chlasciak has released a new lesson via Guitar World that focuses on using two-note power chords built from fourths. “Most power chord forms in rock and metal and comprised of either two or three notes, usually with the … Continue reading

David Ellefson Takes Fans Behind The Scenes of Hellfest

Megadeth bassist David Ellefson has posted an amazing nine-and-a-half-minute video from backstage before a June 15 show at France’s Hellfest. While a little dark at the beginning, the clip is an edited look at the pre-concert buildup to the post-show … Continue reading

Metal Mike Shows You How to Create “Huge Sounding Tracks” Via Guitar World

Metal Mike’s latest “Metal For Life” column in Guitar World magazine shows you how to combine two rhythm parts to create a “huge-sounding track” and hefty metal rhythms. Pick up your axe, and check out his tutorial below: For more information … Continue reading

Metal Mike Drops New Guitar World Column

Metal Mike Chlasciak dropped his latest Guitar World column, Metal For Life, in the mag’s June issue, offering some exercises that can help get both the pic and fret hands sharp as ever. Metal Mike also discusses tone, intonation and … Continue reading