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Become a lean, mean modern metal guitar machine

Riffhard is an online guitar school created by Monuments guitarist John Browne, dedicated to the most important part of modern metal: rhythm guitar!

Join our monthly "King of the Riff" and you could win...

Here's what's waiting for you when you join Riffhard:

Tech Vault

This massive library of exclusive tutorials teaches you all the essentials to mastering modern metal guitar: right and left hand techniques, dialing in incredible tone, choosing the right gear, setting up your guitar and so, so much more!

Downpicking Gym

The world’s most hardcore set of exercises that will give you the power to muscle through any riff that’s thrown at you! Dozens of lessons that will turn you into a downpicking MONSTER like John 🙂

I, The Creator

Here’s where the magic happens: John shows you how to apply everything you’ve learned from the Tech Vault, guiding you step by step through his unique process for writing incredible songs.

Riff Dissections

Master the best riffs from Monuments, Flux Conduct and other giants of modern metal in these accessible yet in-depth lessons. John breaks it all down into clear, simple steps that will help you master even the hardest riffs!

Riffhard Live

You’ll also get access to all our events, contests and live streams including Riff Rescue (where John overhauls one of YOUR songs), bi-weekly Q&As with John, and our monthly King Of The Riff contest!

Exclusive Community

You’ll have access to the private Riffhard forum, a 100% positive community of passionate, dedicated and supportive guitarists like you devoted to helping each other level up!

About Riffhard

Riffhard is the brainchild of John Browne, the groundbreaking guitarist of Monuments, one of the leaders in the progressive metal community. It was created to foster and support the future of metal guitarists worldwide.

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NOTICE: Content will not be available until October 22nd.

NOTICE: Content will not be available until October 22nd.

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