Some fresh guitar playing exercises/calisthenics that you can use to quickly and efficiently get your pick- and fret-hand chops back in shape.
Learn how to take a fretboard shape for a given note sequence and “octave mirror” it by “previewing” each note an octave higher.
Learn five riffs that demonstrate thrash metal's signature elements, presented in the styles of five key bands.
This lesson can really strengthen one’s awareness of intervallic construction, scale recognition across the fretboard and virtually every aspect of one’s playing.
Dress up your riff ideas with murky, monstrous-sounding, aggressively attacked chord figures and patterns.
Guitarist extraordinaire Doug Aldrich offers a slew of exciting and inspiring licks and technical exercises to help you become the player you aspire to be.
Combine the minor pentatonic and Hirajoshi scales to create melodic lines that offer more harmonic-melodic variety.
Learn a couple of fast, challenging lead-type phrases that are designed to lift your chops up to the next level.