Tag Archives: Metal Mike Chlasciak

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

Metal Mike Chlasciak To Lead Clinic At Drome Sound

Halford guitarist and shredder extraordinaire Metal Mike Chlasciak is set to lead a free clinic at Drome Sound in Schenectady, N.Y., on June 30. Metal Mike has been hard at work finishing up his upcoming solo album, The Metalworker, having … 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

Stream A New Single From Metal Mike Chlasciak

With his solo album The Metalworker scheduled to come out later this year, Metal Mike Chlasciak has released the first single, a sonic assault titled “Hell No!” With Carlos Zema on vocals, “Hell No!” also features Kevin Talley (Daath, Chimaira, Hate … 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

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