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Essential Shred Licks

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I here present to you what I consider to be essential shred licks. These are licks and patterns that you can incorporate in your playing and apply to all the scales you know.
Shredders you should study:
    - Paul Gilbert
    - Zakk Wylde
    - Eddie Van Halen
    - Jason Becker
    - Rusty Cooley
    - Guthrie Govan
    - Steve Vai
    - John Petrucci
    - Joe Satriani
    - Eric Johnson
    - Randy Rhoads
    - Tony Iommi
    - Frank Gambale

Recommended prerequisites for this tutorial:
    - Knowledge of three-note-per string scales
    - Pentatonic scales in different positions
    - Proficiency with alternate picking