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by Hawkfoggy
January 19th, 2008, 9:22 pm
Forum: Guitar Players Discussion
Topic: GAS has struck once more
Replies: 66
Views: 5873

Re: GAS has struck once more

She's hot!!!!!
by Hawkfoggy
January 12th, 2008, 8:55 pm
Forum: Guitar Players Discussion
Topic: How to make a simple song sound more interesting?
Replies: 9
Views: 2408

Re: How to make a simple song sound more interesting?

Sorry if i sound repetitive but also try insead of just strumming during the verses, try picking the chord. also, if you want to kind wake people up, try swiching from the normal chord to the octave of all the notes. i do worshipat a youth group and i kow the meaning of boring chord progressions. al...
by Hawkfoggy
June 28th, 2007, 5:05 pm
Forum: Guitar Players Discussion
Topic: Practice
Replies: 29
Views: 2700

I would say I'm always learning, but I only get a little bit of practice each day (if I practice each day), and very rarely have scheduled, formal practice. I usaully just run through some songs and play along to cds. Sometimes I'll just sit back, run through some scales randomly and occasionally c...
by Hawkfoggy
June 27th, 2007, 1:15 pm
Forum: Guitar Players Discussion
Topic: Practice
Replies: 29
Views: 2700

Practice

Heres a thread,

How long do you doods and chicks practice a day?
by Hawkfoggy
June 10th, 2007, 10:36 pm
Forum: Guitar Players Discussion
Topic: Tremello picking
Replies: 8
Views: 1270

It is not staccato but tremolo picking you describe. Staccato has nothing to do with speed. It is a note that is sounded with sharp attack and fast decay = pick, then mute so silence makes up the majority of the note. This causes successive notes to be very distinct and separate from each other. On...
by Hawkfoggy
June 10th, 2007, 9:19 pm
Forum: Guitar Players Discussion
Topic: Tremello picking
Replies: 8
Views: 1270

Tremello picking

i was wondering... my guitar teacher said that when you pick really fast like in tremello picking, you should use your wrist, not your forearm. but i sound friggin' awsome when i use my fore arm. i even saw synyster gates of A7X use a little forearm in there. is it absoulutely nececiary to use my wr...
by Hawkfoggy
June 10th, 2007, 9:14 pm
Forum: Guitar and Music Theory
Topic: Jacked up chord
Replies: 17
Views: 4084

When I joined GN, what I knew about theory could be written on the back of a postage stamp with a whitewash brush and stilll leave room for the tab to Stairway to Heaven..... but thanks to people like KP, Fretsource and Noteboat, I actually understand what I'm playing some of the time.... how odd w...
by Hawkfoggy
March 30th, 2007, 6:11 pm
Forum: Slide and Alternate tunings
Topic: Celtic Stuff
Replies: 3
Views: 1595

Celtic Stuff

Hey guys,

I'm new to slide but could any one give me some common celtic slide stuff such as songs and alternate tunnings?

that would rock.
by Hawkfoggy
March 29th, 2007, 12:10 pm
Forum: Guitar and Music Theory
Topic: Improvising blues and scales
Replies: 16
Views: 4600

Yeah dude, just throw your heart at it and hope that no blood gets on the guitar :D . i do this thing where i base the first part of the solo pentatonicaly and throw some model notes in there to rip some faces ( i'm a violent player sorry). also, when people say that you should hit the note that are...
by Hawkfoggy
March 25th, 2007, 6:54 am
Forum: Guitar and Music Theory
Topic: Jacked up chord
Replies: 17
Views: 4084

greybeard wrote:Could you, perhaps, explain the term "jacked-up", please?
oh yeah sorry dude. i guess i need to watch that. I mean the most complex, weird looking, odd sounding(well iguess it could sound good) so yeah, sorry.
by Hawkfoggy
March 24th, 2007, 8:26 pm
Forum: Guitar and Music Theory
Topic: Jacked up chord
Replies: 17
Views: 4084

Jacked up chord

Ok heres a good one.

what is the most jacked up chord you have ever seen? ( i can't wait to see Notebote's)
by Hawkfoggy
February 19th, 2007, 4:53 pm
Forum: Guitar Players Discussion
Topic: Arpeggio Sweep Picking
Replies: 12
Views: 1657

Yah! and get a metranome(spell check). but i'll warn you right now. first of all start sloww and get good at it. but also, if all you do is sweeping then you won't go to far (i.e. Jason Becker). try adding stuff to it. Don't just sweep the crap out of an Am Scale and call it a song (i.e. Michal Ang...
by Hawkfoggy
February 17th, 2007, 8:02 am
Forum: Guitar Players Discussion
Topic: The Cobra...
Replies: 21
Views: 2405

Yeah or instead of making stands for money for more guitars, just make new guitars. i would bet the Cobra...GC143 or what ever would look and sound cool, and you would save money on guitars!! thats always great.
by Hawkfoggy
February 13th, 2007, 5:21 pm
Forum: Guitar Players Discussion
Topic: Problems.
Replies: 5
Views: 752

Thank you guys so much!! Really, another one of my problems have been trying to make my songs sound popular or poppy or whatever. and you know how that can be. thank you very much
by Hawkfoggy
February 13th, 2007, 2:59 pm
Forum: Guitar Players Discussion
Topic: Problems.
Replies: 5
Views: 752

Problems.

Hey guys.

I've been seeing a patern lately. all the time i pick up the guitar i play the same thing. i've tried to branch out and just got more board. this may be for more of the experienced players. did any of you guys go through this like a phase or something