Play Like Randy Rhoades

author: RandyRhodes7777 date: 03/27/2012 category: the guide to

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Randy rhoades was a Perfect guitar player. Everone one should know him. Lets start this up.I will show you how to play like him. Scales,chords etc. His amp settings would be around this Presence=5 bass=2 middle=5 treble=6 He played through a marshall But I use a line six spider2 with a eiephone sg. Here is one of his licks you must know and how to play
e--2---------------------------------
b-2-5-2---2--------------------------
g4------5----5-4-2----4-2------------
d------------------4------4-2--------
a-----------------------------4-2--0-
e------------------------------------
Power chords are the way to go. Part of metal health from quite riot
e------------------------------
b---------------------------3-3
g-2--5----------5-2--5-2----2-2
d-2--5--5----5--5-2--5-2----0-0
a-0--3--5----5--3-0--3-0-------
e-------3----3-----------------
Pull offs in his style
e--------------------------
b--------------------------
g---2420-------------------
d---------420--------------
a-------------420----------
e--------------------------
scales he used to solo with(You can use these on any fret on thick e string)
e-------------------------------2-3--
b---------------------------3-5------
g---------------------2-3-5----------
d---------------2-3-5----------------
a--------1-3-5-----------------------
e-1-3-5------------------------------
 
e-----------------------------5-------
b-----------------------5-6-8---------
g-------------------5-7---------------
d-------------5-7-8-------------------
a-------5-7-8-------------------------
e-5-6-8-------------------------------
 
e-----------------------------3--------
b-----------------------3-5-6----------
g-------------------3-5----------------
d-------------3-5-7--------------------
a-------3-5-7--------------------------
e-3-5-6--------------------------------
 
e---------------------------------6----
b-----------------------------8-9------
g----------------------7-9-10----------
d---------------7-8-10-----------------
a--------7-8-10------------------------
e-6-8-10-------------------------------
 
e-------------------------------------8----
b------------------------------8-10-12-----
g-------------------------9-10-------------
d-----------------8-10-12------------------
a---------8-10-12--------------------------
e-8-10-12----------------------------------
 
e-------------------------------------------10--
b-------------------------------------11-13-----
g----------------------------10-12-14-----------
d-------------------10-12-13--------------------
a----------10-12-13-----------------------------
e-10-12-13--------------------------------------
 
e------------------------------------------12-------
b------------------------------------13-15----------
g----------------------------12-13-14---------------
d-------------------12-14-15------------------------
a----------12-13-15---------------------------------
e-12-13-15------------------------------------------
HE uses alot of classical type scales and notes like in this music form Dee
e-0--2-3-----------3-----------------
b-------------0----------------------
g-----------0---0--------------------
d---------2--------------------------
a------------------------------------
e-3--2-0-----------0-----------------
Classial lick from dee (fingerpicked)
e-----------12--12--------------------
b--------10---------------------------
g------9------------------------------
d-9-11-----------9--------------------
a-------------------------------------
e-------------------------------------
( just standard chords you should know)Chords he like useing
e-------------------------------------
b----3--3---10--8--6----------5--5--- 
g-2--2--0----9--7--5------5---6--4---------
d-2--0-------7--5--3---5--5---7--6------
a-0--------------------5--3-------------
e-------3--------------3----------------
How he used the chords
e-----------------------------------------
b------5-------5------3-------------------
g------6-------4------2------2------------
d------7-------6------4------2------------
a-00-0----0-00---00-0---00-0-0------------
e-----------------------------------------
He would use single notes together like this
e-12-8-0--10-7-0--8-5-0--7-4-0---------------------------------------
b-------------------------------12-8-0--10-7-0--8-5-0--7-4-0---------
g--------------------------------------------------------------------
d--------------------------------------------------------------------
a--------------------------------------------------------------------
e--------------------------------------------------------------------
 
e-----------------------------------------------------------
b-----------------------------------------------------------
g-7-4-0--9-5-0----------------------------------------------
d---------------9-5-0--7-4-0--------------------------------
a----------------------------7-4-0--8-5-0---7-4-0-----------
e-----------------------------------------------------------
Bends that he would use
e----------------------------5---------
b-------------5--------------8Unison-Bend
g--7Bend------7Unison-Bend------------
d-------------------------------------
a-------------------------------------
e-------------------------------------
Thank you for checking This out. I put along time into making this so I hope for good feedback :)
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