Learn a Lick 5: The Shifty Thrasher

Today’s lick has been inspired by Thrash giants such as Kirk Hammett from Metallica. It also requires a lot of quick position shifts that need to be executed cleanly. This is why I’ve called this one the ‘Shifty Thrasher’! The lick uses the E natural minor scale, and would feel … Continue reading

ESP LTD KH-330 Kirk Hammett Review

Today we’re reviewing the ESP LTD KH-330 Kirk Hammett signature guitar, which is one of the many Kirk Hammett signature guitars available. The KH-330 is a medium priced, affordable guitar. There is also the KH-602 which features an alder body, neck through body design, and EMG 81 (bridge) and EMG … Continue reading

JP60-PRB John Petrucci Signature Review

The JP60-PRB John Petrucci Signature model is a very beautiful guitar. The picture on this page is the ‘pearl red burst’ version, but it’s also available in sterling silver or metallic black. It features a basswood body, a 24 jumbo-fret maple neck, 2 high output humbucker pickups, and an SMBB … Continue reading