Guitar Tricks 177: Iron Maiden Style Riffs

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Neal responds to a request for how to create Iron Maiden styles riffs in the vein of "Hallowed Be Thy Name" and "Aces High". Riffs may seem complicated but it's really the notes in between the chords that make a riff work, Neal shares his insight on how to create rocking riffs using this and other techniques.

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Neal Walter
Instructor Neal Walter
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