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 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.

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.