Friday, May 16, 2014

Synyster Gates: "Those guys are full of arpeggios and unbelievable melodic ideas"

Synyster Gates was interviewed by Ultimate Guitar, here's an excerpt:

Who else do you listen to for new guitar ideas? 
Allan Holdsworth who is the legato master. Those guys are full of arpeggios and unbelievable melodic ideas. Chopin for instance goes through these nocturnes and he has these beautiful scales. You end up making your own scales. My dad calls it creating your own weather. 

Click here to read the full interview