Creating Metal Ballads With Open Strings

November 14, 2012 1 Comment

Even metal music has a soft side, and today we’ll be looking at how to use open strings to create a Metallica style ballad.

Metallica Style Root 6 Major Scale Riff

July 25, 2011 No Comments

Everyone needs to know the major scale, including metal heads like Metallica. We’ll show you how they might use this versatile scale.

Metallica Style Phrygian Riff

August 2, 2011 No Comments

The Phrygian mode is a favorite among metal players for it’s dark, heavy quality. This Metallica inspired riff will show you how to get your metal on using this mode.