How many licks does it take to get to the center of Paul Gilbert's alternate picking exercise? 39, apparently.
Warning! Today's neo-classical lick is not for the faint of heart... and neither is Vinnie Moore's circa 1986 hairdo!
Get yer shred on with this tasty two-string arpeggio lick in the vein of Anthrax's Scott Ian!
Stretch yourself with this pseudo-pentatonic fret hand punisher!
Sweep 'em off their feet with this sick ascending sweep picking lick--a Testament to Alex Skolnick!
Dave Mustaine loves him some tremolo pickin', so here's a nice example that he'd be proud of.
Another order of Kirk Hammett is on the 101 Licks menu today, with a side of B-minor.
Melt your fretboard with this versatile lick from the mind of Kirk Hammett!
Repeat yourself--in a good way of course with this nasty repeating lick inspired by the inimitable Randy Rhoads.
Get a legato up on your competition with this pull-off laced lick in the style of Dave Murray of Iron Maiden.
Another blues-based lick from hell, this time courtesy of Iron Maiden's Adrian Smith!
This Judas Priest inspired lick starts off with the blues but makes a serious turn for the metal!
Toni Iommi provides us with the motive to rock in today's minor pentatonic lick.