Aquiles Priester – The Infallible Reason of My Freak Drumming

Nov 05 2016

Aquiles Priester – The Infallible Reason of My Freak Drumming

Brazilian heavy metal drummer Aquiles Priester is synonymous with power drumming. In this footage, Aquiles takes you through the ins and outs of his style using the repertoire he is known for. Particular attention is paid to double bass drum technique. Bonus footage includes performances and drum solos by Mr. Priester himself. Aquiles has received recognition for his drumming and his DVD from the Modern Drummer 2010 Readers Poll (USA): fifth-best prog drummer and third-best educational DVD. If you’ve heard any of Aquiles recordings with Angra or Hangar, you will have noticed (especially if you’re a drummer) his very...

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Mark John Sternal – Phrase By Phrase Guitar Method: Classic Metallica

Nov 02 2016

Mark John Sternal – Phrase By Phrase Guitar Method: Classic Metallica

The Phrase By Phrase Guitar Method explores some of the greatest guitarists of all time, breaking their complex styles into simple, recognizable phrases. Thorough, easy-to-understand descriptions teach proper finger placement and technique, followed by half-speed practice tempos and combined sections that are played at full speed. This issue of Phrase By Phrase explores the popular guitar styles of James Hetfield and Kirk Hammett from Metallica’s Kill ‘Em All, Ride The Lightning, Master Of Puppets and …And Justice For All albums. Learn the most intricate details of Metallica’s impressive guitar style, while improving your own playing and creativity. If you...

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Drum Tips – Double Bass Drumming

Oct 30 2016

Drum Tips – Double Bass Drumming

Drum Tips brings together some of the world’s greatest drummers, each providing his own insights on music and the drums. Double Bass Drumming features Terry Bozzio, Rod Morgenstein, Joe Franco and Simon Phillips, offering tips on exercises, beats, fills, and solo ideas. This in-depth practical information from the pros will be valuable for beginning and experienced double bass drummers. Excellent DVD with hands-on (feet-on?) explanations by all the double bass drum players. Top props to Terry Bozzio and Joe Franco for their beginning level techniques and exercises. It’s a good drums video skills for amateur drummer. The lesson from...

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Drumless tracks by FastStrings Volume 3 (Mp3)

Oct 27 2016

Drumless tracks by FastStrings Volume 3 (Mp3)

The 3rd volume of free drumless tracks by FastStrings.com. This set includes such bands (artists) as: Guns N Roses, Incubus, Iron Maiden, Jimi Hendrix, Kiss, Korn, Lamb of God, Linkin Park, Megadeth and many more. We proud to offer these great play-along songs for our fans. Use these tracks to enhance your playing skills or to just have fun. The 3rd volume includes almost 300 tracks in such styles as: rock, jazz, blues, metal, hard rock, punk. 300 Backing Tracks for Drummers to Practice and Perform. Play along, jam tracks, minus drums for free. How to download please read...

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Alexi Laiho – Metal Guitar: Melodic Speed, Shred, Heavy Riffs Level 1, 2

Oct 25 2016

Alexi Laiho – Metal Guitar: Melodic Speed, Shred, Heavy Riffs Level 1, 2

A true virtuoso, Alexi Laiho from Children of Bodom is known for his incredible six string momentum and melodic speed. In Level 1 he will challenge you to expand your mind and you own guitar mastery. Learn Single note heavy riffs used to create songs and his favorite scales used to create melodic and shredding leads. He shares with you his personal tricks for speed picking, pick harmonics and right hand tapping! Alexi will teach you chord voicings he uses to create powerful guitar progressions and a whole lot more. The powerful backing tracks included put you at the...

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Paul Gilbert – Guitars From Mars Volume 1 – 2

Oct 24 2016

Paul Gilbert – Guitars From Mars Volume 1 – 2

There are two parts: Guitars From Mars 1 and Guitars From Mars 2. Paul Gilbert’s guitar instruction video from 1996 features Gilbert’s tips on picking and fingering for classical works from Mozart, Bach, and Vivaldi. Also includes two performances of Mr. Big songs. This video set includes: Toccata & Fugue, Eine Kleine Nachtmusik, Concerto for 2 Violins & Orchestra, Symphone #25, Baroque Ending, Paganini Ending and much more. Booklets included. Paul Gilbert is one of the most technically proficient rock guitarists today. He’s played in bands Mr. Big and Racer X. He graduated from G.I.T. in 1985 right after...

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Jam With Van Halen (Tab Book)

Oct 20 2016

Jam With Van Halen (Tab Book)

Jam with Van Halen: Guitar/Vocal (Book & CD) PDF. These guitar workshops are powerful learning tools that will help extend your stockpile of licks and fills and help develop your improvisational skills. Features play-along songs in standard notation and tab, and on the CD with and without guitar parts. This book is great. The CD w/back ups just makes it that much easier to learn the songs and the timing. Very accurate transcriptions of the Van Halen’s songs in this book. So are the backing tracks and the guitar tracks. Difficulty: medium to medium-difficult. Guitar tablature, standard notation, vocal...

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Dave Celentano – Rock Around The Classics

Oct 18 2016

Dave Celentano – Rock Around The Classics

This book/CD pack introduces guitarists of all levels to fresh and innovative ways of playing some of the most popular classical songs. The songs are in order from easiest to most challenging, and a lesson is included on each. There are very few guitar tab-tutorial books out there that show you how to play classical music in the proper ‘shred’ guitar style – I.E. with technical, lead guitar techniques such as fast alternate picked runs, elaborate tapping sequences, crazy legato etc. Usually, if you want to play some classical themes in the metal-guitar style, you either have to transcribe...

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Jordan Rudess – Keyboard Wizardry

Oct 12 2016

Jordan Rudess – Keyboard Wizardry

The ultimate in keyboard instructional video is here! Keyboard Wizarddry by Jordan Rudess reveals useful hints and unique exercises to get you over the edge to become a versatile keyboard player. One of the most respected keyboardists in the industry, Jordan Rudess demonstrates his keyboard mastery on this full-length video. Take your playing to the next level with Jordan Rudess, the Juilliard-trained, award-winning keyboardist of Dream Theater! Topics covered include lead improvisation, rhythmic exercises, harmony and voice-leading exercises, finger exercises, synth-programming, bass-line construction, and more. Music from Jordan’s current projects will be featured as well. Includes: Lead Techniques Harmony...

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Ultimate Guitar Techniques – How To Play Fast Volume 2

Oct 06 2016

Ultimate Guitar Techniques – How To Play Fast Volume 2

The second volume of this groundbreaking DVD series will teach you even more astounding fretburning techniques including chromatic runs, sweep picking, open string phrases, sliding techniques, tapping, and an arsenal of speed building licks! From the blistering metal heroes such as Yngwie Malmsteen and Kirk Hammett, through the crazy fusion pyrotechnics of Steve Vai and Frank Gambale, right up to Jazz superstars John McLaughlin and Pat Metheny – all these players have one thing in common… the ability to fly around the fretboard with effortless speed. This dedicated tutorial gives you the keys to unlocking these audience-thrilling skills.  ...

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