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How to play heavy metal guitar

keep in mind. I dont actually know how to play guitar.

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grab a pick. thicker picks make your palm muting sound more crisp.

find a guitar somewhere and put it within your grasp

find a guitar somewhere and put it within your grasp

set up your amp for supreme distortion. most metal heads crank the low and high end, but I think that sounds like shit. use some mids you  cowards. bump up your gain as well.

set up your amp for supreme distortion. most metal heads crank the low and high end, but I think that sounds like shit. use some mids you cowards. bump up your gain as well.

you gotta learn to palm mute. do this by putting your palm right where your strings meet your bridge. your hand actually goes on the strings to mute them and make them sound disgusting. see next step

you gotta learn to palm mute. do this by putting your palm right where your strings meet your bridge. your hand actually goes on the strings to mute them and make them sound disgusting. see next step

  • electric guitar
  • amplifier with distortion
  • pick
  • 2.0 hands