Van Halen

Old School Metal Double Stops

August 26, 2011 No Comments

Today we’re checking old school metal techniques – specifically the use of double stops to add some attitude and bite to your playing.

Make Your Axe Squeal With Harmonics

August 11, 2011 1 Comment

It’s time to make your guitar howl like Van Halen! To do this, we’re going to learn about guitar harmonics, one of Eddie’s favorite techniques.

Make Super Groovy Riffs With The Dorian Scale

August 9, 2011 1 Comment

Today we’re looking at the groovier side of classic rock with the Dorian scale. We’ll look at how to use this mode to create some funky riffs like Van Halen, Aerosmith, and more.

Roy Orbison – “Pretty Woman” (Riff)

July 1, 2011 1 Comment

Grab your black suit and sunglasses for this one (purring optional)!