How to Play Self-Corruption Manifesto by Daath (Guitar Lesson)

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Emil Werstler

Self-Corruption Manifesto

Emil Werstler teaches this heavy hitting metal song from Daath's album The Concealers. Tune your guitar to Drop C and get warmed up, 'cause this is a beast of a song!

Taught by Emil Werstler in Songs With Emil Werstler seriesLength: 33:36Difficulty: 3.5 of 5

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rmatiazormatiazo replied on April 29th, 2015

amazing solo !!

loco13loco13 replied on April 29th, 2013

You know what, I seriously would buy a CD with their songs without vocal to listen when I study...

loco13loco13 replied on April 3rd, 2013


jeremyprice88jeremyprice88 replied on December 8th, 2012

Whats amazing is how Emil instantly grew out his hair just to record this lesson for us \m/

korblitskykorblitsky replied on December 1st, 2012

More Daath lessons....This is amazing

Songs With Emil Werstler

Found in our Beginner Lesson Sets

Emil Werstler teaches songs.

Lesson 1


Emil Werstler teaches this song from The Hinderers by his band Daath.

Length: 40:00 Difficulty: 4.0 Members Only
Lesson 2

Wilting On The Vine

This dropped C monster was released on The Concealers in 2009. The band's guitarist Emil Werstler is here to teach you how to play it. "Wilting On The Vine" features a killer down picking main riff...

Length: 41:16 Difficulty: 4.5 Members Only
Lesson 3

Sharpen The Blades

Emil Werstler teaches you how to play the first song on Daath's The Concealers. The song features unmistakable signature Daath riffing and unforgettable lead playing from Mr. Werstler.

Length: 25:48 Difficulty: 4.0 Members Only
Lesson 4

Self-Corruption Manifesto

Emil Werstler teaches this heavy hitting metal song from Daath's album The Concealers. Tune your guitar to Drop C and get warmed up, 'cause this is a beast of a song!

Length: 33:36 Difficulty: 3.5 Members Only
Lesson 5

All That's Left Is Blood

Here is Chimaira's "All That's Left is Blood" from Crown of Phantoms (2013).

Length: 33:14 Difficulty: 4.5 Members Only
Lesson 6

I Despise

Emil Werstler of Chimaira teaches you how to play "I Despise" from Crown Of Phantoms (2013). Grab a 7-string, tune to drop A, and get ready for some molten riffing madness!

Length: 15:33 Difficulty: 2.5 Members Only

About Emil Werstler View Full Biography Atlanta based guitarist Emil Werstler is a force to be reckoned with. He is the lead guitarist of the band DAATH (Roadrunner Records / Century Media) and has made a serious name for himself in the guitar world in a very short time. Performing worldwide with his main project DAATH on notable tours such as Ozzfest and along side well established acts such as Unearth, Devil Driver, Dark Funeral, and Job For A Cowboy, Emil continues to gain strength and credibility as one of the most sought after guitarist's in his genre to date.

Recent projects Emil has been featured on, include Austrian Death Machine and guest solo's on "Guitars That Ate My Brain", a 2009 release from Magna Carta Records as well as Arsis's album United in Regret. In addition, Emil was one of the few featured artist's asked to perform at the Experience PRS 2008, a great feat for a guitarist in his scene.

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