Tag Archives: Metal Mike

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

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 Checks In From The Studio

Virtuoso shredder “Metal” Mike Chlasciak has performed with many heavyweights of the metal genre over the years, playing Jackson guitars along the way. Metal Mike recently checked in with JacksonGuitars.com for an update from the studio to show fans some … Continue reading

Metal Mike Rocks “Metal Week Summer Camp”

Axeman Mike “Metal Mike” Chlasciak has just conducted his “Metal Week Summer Camp” at the Chatham, N.J., School of Rock location. The intensive course took place July 25-29, and concentrated on offering students a set list of metal classics while … Continue reading

New Metal Mike “Metal For Life” Column in June GW

The June 2011 issue of Guitar World magazine contains “Metal” Mike Chlasciak’s latest “Metal For Life” column, which showcases metal guitar concepts and techniques. This time around, in “Power Surge—How to Build Power Chord Variations For Maximum Sonic Effect,” the … Continue reading

Metal Mike Column Debuts in April Guitar World

That Metal Mike—he’s always so great about keeping in touch and keeping Jackson fans up on all his latest news. Most recently, his own monthly column just started running in Guitar World magazine, starting with the April 2011 issue (the … Continue reading