Matthias Young: Having earned a Bachelor of Music from Georgia State University, Matthias has become a leader in the field of Guitar Pedagogy. Similar to guitarists such as Randy Rhoads (Quiet Riot, Ozzy Osbourne) and Chris Broderick (Jag Panzer, Nevermore, Megadeth), Matthias has a background in Classical Guitar which has influenced his electric guitar playing, both musically and technically.
A composer and performer, Matthias has conducted his music in front of choirs and orchestras, and he has performed works internationally. His music has been broadcast on radio and television stations such as Cartoon Network, WSB Radio, AIB TV, and The WB.
Matthias runs the guitar program at Callanwolde Fine Arts Center in Atlanta, GA. He is a member of the American Society of Composers, Authors, and Publishers.
More information on his guitar lesson programs can be found at: MatthiasYoung.com
Metal Guitar Method by Matthias Young guides the beginning student on a journey through the art and technique of metal guitar. This comprehensive downloadable method starts with the basics like proper playing position and reading tab and then progresses to power chords, playing scales, sweep picking, drop tuning, and finger tapping. Through the course of learning to play 24 original songs, Matthias will teach you the concepts and techniques that every metal guitar god uses. The download includes an 96 page PDF book, 175 minutes of video instruction, and 74 .mp3 backing tracks. $19.95