How to Play Heavy Metal Guitar

Learn how to play heavy metal guitar with these online guitar lessons from Testament guitarist Alex Skolnick and Howcast.

ABOUT THE EXPERT

Alex Skolnick

Alex Skolnick is one of the most diverse guitarists of his generation. Best known for the thrash metal band Testament (which he joined at 16), he has performed with Ozzy Osbourne, ranked high in guitar magazine polls, achieved a BFA in music from New School University and gone on to make a mark in jazz (Alex Skolnick Trio), acoustic world music (Rodrigo Y Gabriela), symphonic rock (Trans-Siberian Orchestra) and much more. Alex pens the popular blog Skolnotes on his website, alexskolnick.com.