Tag Archives: Guitar World

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

Metal Mike Offers Power-Chord Lesson in Latest Guitar World

In his latest “Metal For Life” column in the December 2012 issue of Guitar World, “Metal” Mike Chlasciak demonstrates a variety of ways to bring more melodic content to power-chord ideas using small two-note chord voicings. The lesson takes a few … Continue reading

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