Michael Angelo Batio – Speed Lives

Jun 15 2015

Michael Angelo Batio – Speed Lives

Many people think that the name of the song at the beginning of the 1991 version of Speed Kills is called Speed Kills it’s actually called No Boundaries. This program teaches this masterpiece note-for-note. It’s all here including animated on-screen tab, and printable on-disk tab. Each section is explained at slow speed. Michael Angelo Batio breaks the song “No Boundaries” into 27 parts. The download version of this program includes the complete song taught in GuitarPro format. This file is available upon request for those that purchase the DVD. He first explains each section then teaches both fretting and...

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Gene Hoglan – The Atomic Clock

Apr 23 2015

Gene Hoglan – The Atomic Clock

Legendary extreme-metal drummer Gene Hoglan (Fear Factory, Dethklok, Strapping Young Lad, Testament, Death, Dark Angel) brings forth his long-awaited instructional DVD, “The Atomic Clock”. The disc showcases Hoglan’s three decades of experience of performing and recording with the world’s most well-known metal bands such as Devin Townsend, Dark Angel, Death, Dethklok, Strapping Young Lad, Testament, Zimmer’s Hole, and most recently Fear Factory, along with many others on his resume. Offering two hours of pure metal drumming fury, Gene shells out his pounding arsenal to drummers and music fans intrigued to understand what makes “The Clock” tick. Featuring nine full...

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Guitar Method In The Style of Greatest Metal Riffs of the 80’s

Mar 13 2015

Guitar Method In The Style of Greatest Metal Riffs of the 80’s

This instructional DVD will teach you the licks and riffs from your favorite ’80s metal masters. Learn to play the guitar riffs of Guns ‘N Roses, Twisted Sister, Scorpions, Def Leppard, Quiet Riot, Great White, Ratt, Winger, Dio, Kingdom Come, and many more with extreme close ups played at normal and slow speeds. Features include scrolling music and easy to follow Ad-Tab!, jam track, tone tips, alternate tunings, and right hand techniques. Hosted by Curt Mitchell, a respected guitarist’s guitarist. Besides an acclaimed playing, recording, composing and touring career with Razormaid and Bangalore Choir among others, Curt has been...

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Marc Rizzo of Soulfly – Metal Guitar: Modern Speed & Shred Level 2

Feb 24 2015

Marc Rizzo of Soulfly – Metal Guitar: Modern Speed & Shred Level 2

His program designed by Marc Rizzo, one of today’s new breed of young guitarists builds on the techniques from his Intermediate DVD. Learn alternate tunings, legato techniques, harmonic minor scales, advanced tapping, trill riffs, sweep arpeggios, syncopated rhythms and the seven modes of the major scale. Marc’s unique style of SHRED seamlessly blends elements of Hard Rock, Classical, Flamenco and Jazz. He will show you his secrets for fusing other styles of music into your Modern, Speed or Shred metal playing. It’s a must have for aspiring Metal Guitarist! Marc Rizzo is the lead guitarist of American metal band...

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Trivium – Matt Heafy & Corey Beaulieu: The set of guitar lessons

Jan 24 2015

Trivium – Matt Heafy & Corey Beaulieu: The set of guitar lessons

The set of video lessons of legendary Trivium. Set contains tutorials of different years of release and different covers to their compositions. The lessons taught by Corey Beaulieu, Matthew Kiichi Heafy. Trivium is an American heavy metal band from Orlando, Florida, formed in 2000. One of the more modern metal bands of the 2000’s that have roots in thrash with Metallica being their biggest influence. They are one of the most talented bands of the new age and continue to make awesome music. Also a fairly good metalcore band from Florida with good vocals and guitar. One of the...

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Mike Portnoy – Drums of Thought

Dec 21 2014

Mike Portnoy – Drums of Thought

Mike’s Drum-cam footage from Dream Theaters Train of Thought recording sessions. Audio Options include: Full Band; Studio and an Audio Commentary with Mike. Includes all tracks from Train of Thought (with the exception of “Vacant”) in their entirety. This video is part of the so-called Portnoy Archives, which include the following video schools: Ten Degrees of Turbulent Drumming, Drums Across Forever, Drums of Thought, Live at Budokan и Drumavarium. Michael Stephen “Mike” Portnoy is an American drummer primarily known as the former drummer, backing vocalist, and a co-founder of the progressive metal band Dream Theater, as well as the...

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Buz McGrath – 7-String Fretribution: Rhythms & Leads

Dec 08 2014

Buz McGrath – 7-String Fretribution: Rhythms & Leads

The 7-String guitar is the foundation that gives some of popular music, especially heavy metal its ferocious sound. In this program, Buz McGrath of Unearth reveals his lead and song writing techniques. Learn sweep arpeggios, 7 string minor seventh arpeggios, hammer pull off runs and shred riffs spanning the neck. Buz teaches his unique way of creating harmony sections and pivoting lead techniques. Learn how to construct songs using the combination of single note riffs and power chords and how to add harmony guitar counterparts to create interesting full rhythms. Understand how to play 7-string syncopated and odd time...

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Michael Angelo Batio – Speed Kills 2010

Dec 05 2014

Michael Angelo Batio – Speed Kills 2010

Speed Kills 2010 is the first complete overhaul of the original Speed Kills program. The original course was created in 1991 by Michael Angelo Batio and soon gained the reputation as “the shredder’s bible.” It explains advanced picking techniques as taught by the fastest guitarist on the planet. Speed Kills 2010 by Michael Angelo Batio Explains These Techniques: Alternate picking, Economy picking, Legato technique / hammer and pull, Hybrid picking, Fretboard tapping. This is not just for shred guitar. It’s not just for neoclassical style. It’s not even designed to teach you to play as fast as Michael Angelo...

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Derek Roddy – Drum Clinic

Jul 18 2014

Derek Roddy – Drum Clinic

Some that play drums focus on speed, some on fills or solos. At the heart of a true musician there is: a drive to better oneself, the will to control your playing and eagerness to explore and sometimes expand the boundaries in music. In a world full of new bands and drummers popping up every day there are only a handful that stand at the top, apart from the flock. These top musicians vary from genre to genre, at least at first glance. In reality the sign of a great musician and not just a ‘player’ is the ability...

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Behind the Player: Fieldy

May 09 2014

Behind the Player: Fieldy

Fieldy is the Grammy Award winning bassist for KoRn. In his, Behind the Player DVD, Fieldy gives an intimate behind-the scenes look at his life as a professional musician including rare photos and video footage. Fieldy then gives in-depth bass lessons for how to play “Freak on a Leash” and “Got the Life” by KoRn and jams the tracks with Janes Addiction drummer Stephen Perkins. VideoTab shows exactly how Fieldy plays the two tracks. The video-game-style animated tablature is similar to GuitarHero, but shows how to play the tracks for real. Instrument: 5-string Bass Lesson #1: Freak on a...

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