Bobby Jarzombek – Performance And Technique

Nov 20 2013

Bobby Jarzombek – Performance And Technique

Performance & Technique features Jarzombek in action performing the frenzied Cancer” and “School,” as well as the Latin-flavored “So It Aint !,” highlighting Bobby’s intricate double bass drum wizardry and his pencha nt for syncopated rhythms and odd-time signatures. Two extended drum solos and a “Live in Japan” on-stage blowout showcase Jarzombek’s mastery of visu al FX such as stick twirling, tosses, and backsticking, accompanied by a na rrated in-depth demonstration. On the instructional side, an 11-step double bass drum workout delves into the how-to of taking two bass drum notes and applying them to sticking patterns to create...

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Vinnie Moore – Speed, Accuracy And Articulation

Nov 10 2013

Vinnie Moore – Speed, Accuracy And Articulation

Picking up where his first landmark Hot Licks video left off, this advanced tour de force shows Vinnie playing and teaching at his best! You’ll learn advanced triplet picking on all strings in both ascending and descending forms, three-string licks, classical triplet licks, and special runs played both forward and backward. There is also an incredibly clear and concise section on the various modes and how they can be used in improvisation, with exciting demonstrations by Vinnie! Vinnie’s left hand mastery is also covered and he teaches you exercises for two fingers at a time, chromatic runs and incredible...

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George Lynch – Wicked Shred Revolution (Young Guitar)

Oct 16 2013

George Lynch – Wicked Shred Revolution (Young Guitar)

This DVD is including lessons, few licks (fast and slow), backing tracks. One of the most revered rock guitarists of all time teaches the tricks and concepts behind his playing. George Lynch is an American hard rock guitarist and songwriter. Lynch is best known for his work with the bands Dokken, Lynch Mob, and Souls of We. He is ranked #68 in “100 greatest guitarists of all time” by Guitar World magazine. Level Intermediate – Advanced. A kick-ass underrated guitar player from the 1980’s. George Lynch is one of the most recognizable names in the world of heavy metal...

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Gavin Harrison – Rhythmic Horizons

Sep 02 2013

Gavin Harrison – Rhythmic Horizons

Gavin Harrison’s Rhythmic Horizons is a highly acclaimed, cutting edge book, and has earned him ten-star reviews and was voted in the top five of the best Drum Publication category by Modern Drummer and Drum! Readers polls. As a solo artist, session drummer and column writer for Modern Drummer, Drummer, Rhythm UK, magazines and member of Porcupine Tree, Gavin has also worked for Incognito, lisa Standsfield, Iggy Pop, Level 42, Lewis Taylor, Artful Dodger, Paul Young, Dave Stewart, Barbra Gaskin, Claudio Balioniand many other. New adventurous concepts in rhythmic structure and creative ideas for drumset composition. For all drummers...

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Bass Extremes Live: Steve Bailey & Victor Wooten

Aug 19 2013

Bass Extremes Live: Steve Bailey & Victor Wooten

This program features two of the world’s most outstanding bass players, Victor Bailey and Victor Wooten. The veteran musicians share their years of experience with students of the bass, on subjects ranging from techniques to arrangements to styles. They demonstrate styles including blues, rock, jazz, country, new age, and heavy metal. Tunes from different genres are performed, so that the at-home student can play along. Bailey and Wooten also discuss how to best showcase the unique sounds of the bass when it is used as a solo instrument, or when it accompanies other instruments. See also: Victor Wooten –...

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SongXpress – Disturbed: Play Their Songs Now!

Jul 14 2013

SongXpress – Disturbed: Play Their Songs Now!

Disturbed is one of the hardest hitting rock bands around, leading the way with thick and heavy guitar riffs backed by a super tight rhythm section. now you can learn how to play four of their biggest hits with this SongXpress DVD. Learn the licks, riffs, and patterns of “Down With the Sickness,” “Voices,” “Stupify,” and “Prayer.” On-screen diagrams and tablature do away with frustrating hours of practice and let you play the songs of Disturbed like you always wanted to. SongXpress is the fastest and easiest way to learn your favorite songs on guitar. It’s like having a...

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John McCarthy – Metal Guitar: Modern Speed & Shred (Beginner)

May 19 2013

John McCarthy – Metal Guitar: Modern Speed & Shred (Beginner)

Modern Speed & Shred featuring John McCarthy. Designed by world-renowned guitarist John McCarthy, this program is jam-packed with the fundamental techniques you need to develop the skills to play any style of metal rock. John’s instruction guides you step-by-step through easy-to-learn heavy metal power chords, complete classic and modern metal rhythms, his very own speed demon exercises, pentatonic death scales, and the demonic half step. You will learn bends, pull-offs, and hammer-ons – all key components of effective lead playing. Metal Guitar Beginner also includes a 32-page lesson book. See also: John McCarthy – Learn Rock Guitar: Beginner Program...

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David Valdes – Ejercicios (Exercises)

May 02 2013

David Valdes – Ejercicios (Exercises)

An instructional video in Spanish, with available English subtitles, “Ejercicios 1” features the incredible neo-classical and shred guitarist David Valdes highlighting his technique. Chapters include Warming Hands, Picking, Hammer On-Pull Off, Legaro, String Skipping, Diminish, Sweep Picking, and the special Valdes Licks. In 2002, David Valdes recorded his first album, “Paradise Lost”, 11 songs full of harmony and technique. One of them is a version of a J.S. Bach composition. In 2003 he composed and recorded the song “Temple In The Cellar” for the second tribute to Jason Becker, entitled “Warmth In The Wilderness Vol II”. Finally, in 2006...

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Vinnie Vincent – Metal Tech: Style, Speed & Phrasing

Apr 23 2013

Vinnie Vincent – Metal Tech: Style, Speed & Phrasing

In Metal Tech, Vinnie shows you his unique approach to soloing. Topics included are: Major and Minor scale patterns, chromaticism, arpeggio shapes, sweep picking, hammer-ons and pull-offs, intervals and altered, diminished and whole-tone scales. Vinnie also teaches you his Pick-Finger combinations for playing super fast scales, arepggios and licks along with right hand tecniques to create rhythmically accented picking. This video will enable you to expand your melodic range and develop state of the art Rock techniques. On screen tablature included. Vinnie Vincent first established himself as a guitar player and writer in one of the most famous heavy...

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Chris Impellitteri – Speed Soloing

Apr 03 2013

Chris Impellitteri – Speed Soloing

With the aid of up-close camera shots and on screen tablature, Chris Impellitteri analyzes and discusses improvisational tools critical for composing contemporary rock leads. There’s some cool stuff on there, but he doesn’t really explain his right hand technique, which is 90% of his speed. This video for intermediate and advanced players. Chris Impellitteri  is the lead guitarist and founder of the heavy metal band Impellitteri. In 2008 Guitarworld Magazine officially named Chris Impellitteri as one of the Fastest Guitarists of all time. Included in the ranking were Eddie Van Halen, Randy Rhoads, and Yngwie Malmsteen. In 2003, Guitar...

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