Tag Archives: Guitar World

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

Guitar World Reviews Chris Broderick Soloist

Guitar World gave some love to the Chris Broderick Soloist 6 in their June issue of the music mag. GW‘s Paul Riario went into all the signature specs Broderick added to the axe, noting that “without a doubt, this guitar is … Continue reading

Metal Mike Offers New Guitar World Column

Metal Mike Chlasciak is back with the latest edition of his Guitar World column, Metal For Life. “As much as I love guitar parts built from fast and hyper-syncopated power-chord figures, some of the heaviest riffs I’ve ever heard are … Continue reading