Cliff Burton & Jason Newsted: a little bass journey to classic Metallica

Today Cliff Burton could be 54. I’ve prepared a special video – a bried review of Metallica’s bass of classic period. Cliff Burton and Jason Newsted – both great, both unique. It’s not a duel, not who’s better – Cliff or Jason. Both wrote different bass lines and performed them differently. How did they do that? So I tried to show 20 years of Metallica in 5-minute video. You know all the songs, if not – ask in comments. Hope you like it friends \m/ Happy Birthday Cliff and rest in peace \m/

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Megadeth “Dystopia” new album | review by Andriy Vasylenko

Megadeth Dystopia (review of new album 2016)

Dystopia, Megadeth… I don’t review albums so often, only ones which hooked me or I couldn’t avoid them. This is the case: no matter what my favorite bands release, I need to express my opinion about that. Megadeth and Metallica are in the list, and while Lars/James/Kirk/Rob are working on their first LP in 8 years, Dave and company please us by 15th album of Megadeth. Let’s see what’s going on there, in “Dystopia”. Just my opinion after 3 listenings of the album.

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Metallica in 2 minutes – Wherever I May Roam (guitar & bass lesson)

Good news! Me and my friend Serj Morozov have made our first guitar / bass lesson “Metallica in 2 minutes”. It’s “Wherever May Roam”. We’re making brief tutorials about riffs only, it’s enough to get a song. So check it out, subscribe to Synergy Art Machine channel, and expect new Metallica lessons fro us! I hope, all guys who asked me to play some Jason Newsted`s stuff will be content) Thank you for inspiration and support! \m/
P.S. I reveal a secret: we also plan to shoot “Sad But True” and “Fuel” videos. For a start)

Andriy Vasylenko: Total Cliff, cat, and stuff (retrospect 2015 & prospect 2016)

Hi friends! This is my first video in 2016, little late, so thanks for expecting \m/ Quality is far from perfection, but we have what we have) In this video I talk about stuff done in 2015 and some plans for 2016. You’ll know about idea of Total Cliff, and more. Happy winter holidays my comrades! I appreciate your support and feedback! \m/

My book I mentioned in video andriyvasylenko.com/an-introduction-to-bass
Joining AVanguard andriyvasylenko.com/subscription

P.S. “The Call of Ktulu” review with tab is almost done. Holidays, you know=)

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