Melodies 4 Series

Alternate Picking

August 2, 2011 No Comments

Today we’re going to learn a brand new technique called alternate picking. This is essential to playing efficiently and quickly and is one of the secrets behind shredding.

Bon Jovi – “Living On A Prayer” (Riff)

August 2, 2011 No Comments

Grab your talk box because we’ve got a classic riff from the garden state native, this time it’s the main riff to Bon Jovi’s “Living On A Prayer.”

Led Zeppelin – “Heartbreaker” (Riff)

August 2, 2011 No Comments

To practice our alternate picking we’ve got a great riff from the mighty Led Zeppelin. “Heartbreaker” is super heavy but certainly within your reach. Good luck!