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85 Metal Guitar Licks



85 Metal Guitar Licks

by Jonathan Bell
85 Metal Guitar Licks
85 Metal Guitar Licks
85 Metal Guitar Licks

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85 Metal Guitar Licks

App Details

Music Education
Last updated
November 29, 2020
Release date
December 20, 2015
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App Store Description


85 blazing metal guitar licks and lessons in the style of players such Paul Gilbert, Yngwie Malmsteen, Steve Vai, Joe Satriani and more.

Each lick has audio played both slow and fast and contains a full transcription in guitar tablature (tab).

Licks use techniques like alternate picking, sweeping picking, tapping, legato and more.

Track your progress by marking which guitar licks are your favouries.

A wide range of scales are used including the minor pentatonic, the blues scale, the natural minor (aeolian), the harmonic minor scale and the dorian and mixolydian modes.

By using this app you'll never run out ideas when soloing again!

Suitable for all types of metal; classic metal, thrash, shred, technical and death metal, djent, progressive metal and more.



Alternate picking: Alternating down and up pick strokes can result in blazing shred guitar licks.

Sweep picking: Using consecutive up or down picks you can play frighteningly fast licks and arppegios. Sweep picking was popularised by players such as Yngwie Malmsteen, Jason Becker and Frank Gambale.

Legato and tapping: Mix up hammer ons, pull offs, slides and tapping for a range of fast fluid lines. Players like Steve Vai and Joe Satriani both feature legato licks in their playing.

Classic licks: Classic agressive metal licks in stlyle of bands such as Black Sabbath, Motorhead and Iron Maiden.

Learn sweep picking, alternate picking, tapping and legato techniques.

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