Harmonic Minor and Beyond: Killer Scales for Modern Heavy Metal .
Jun 1, 2015 . "Dave: What is your favorite scale to use when playing heavy metal? . minor scales are used on Chris Broderick's solo on Megadeth's “Head Crusher” from 2:58 to 3:24. . Japanese Scale (1, b2, 4, 5, b6) or (E, F, A, B, C).