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Who Is The Heavy Metal Star, James Hetfield 3

Photo by /amfJames Alan Hetfield’s dad, who left the family early, was called Virgil and his mom was called Cynthia. He has a young sister and 2 half-brothers. He is of German, English, Irish and Scottish ancestry. James Hetfield was born on August 3, 1963 in Downey, California. This rock […]


Hammer Ons, Pull Offs and Tapping in Lead Guitar

Photo by ChrontourageSome of the best guitar compositions have prepared it to the hall of fame because of their lead guitarists. Lead guitar pertains to a the utilization of the guitar to do melody lines, instrumental fill passages, and guitar solos within a track structure. Guitarists like Van Halen, Steve […]