Shred icon George Lynch, best known as the classic guitarist for Dokken, will unleash Seamless, his debut solo album, this summer and has just debuted the shred-tastic first single, “Death By a Thousand Licks.”

This sub-three-minute cut is true to its title and is a fireworks display of eccentricity and technical proficiency. “Death By a Thousand Licks” is far from a pure ego stroke (okay, maybe it is, just a bit), but the rest of Lynch’s band — bassist Eric Loiselle and drummer Jimmy D’Anda — get to work too and lay down a walloping, busy rhythm beneath Lynch’s fretboard pyrotechnics