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by avikchaks
June 19th, 2006, 3:24 am
Forum: Guitar Players Discussion
Topic: some philosophical questions
Replies: 19
Views: 1820

hiya



I find that when i'm paying attention to every note that i'm playing .. also subconciously thinking about what i'm gonna do next ....
i genrerally play satisfactoraly
by avikchaks
June 3rd, 2006, 1:45 pm
Forum: Guitar and Music Theory
Topic: Get Noteboat's theory book here
Replies: 53
Views: 49701

Sure ,whateva u say .. u r the boss !
by avikchaks
June 3rd, 2006, 1:23 pm
Forum: Guitar and Music Theory
Topic: Get Noteboat's theory book here
Replies: 53
Views: 49701

To noteboat : Btw , I found hindu raga in ur book at page 72 also a 6th and 7th flatted is commonly referred to as Charukeshi now this one is a Carnatic raga , not a North indian raga per say , and improvisation ..which is wat v generally do with ragas is nt particulalry so easy with this one .. tha...
by avikchaks
May 30th, 2006, 8:15 am
Forum: Guitar and Music Theory
Topic: Get Noteboat's theory book here
Replies: 53
Views: 49701

well i'v done half way through this book and hv to say this .. it is not exhaustive .. my initial reaction was that this seemed like a cursive writing book .. i mean y wud one need to make this a huge sized book with so much spacing between written material beats me .. only half of the space availab...
by avikchaks
January 27th, 2006, 11:04 am
Forum: Guitar Players Discussion
Topic: Holdsworth technique
Replies: 4
Views: 877

Holdsworth technique

hiya here's a part of an interview of allan holdsworth Guitar Extra, Summer 1992 Interview by Andy Aledort Q: How di you go about finding things on guitar and building up the language that makes up your playing? Did you think of your playing as being different from other guitarists? Allan: It wasn't...
by avikchaks
January 26th, 2006, 6:56 am
Forum: Guitar Players Discussion
Topic: Lead Verus Rhymth
Replies: 31
Views: 4432

WOW how is anybody is sure B B cant play Rythm ?? btw .. the best example of rythm-lead combo is jimi hendrix playing " little wing " ... he plays licks and the backing rythm simultaneously unlike some other players who oscllate between playin rythm and lead ! hendrix wasnt the cleanest player aroun...
by avikchaks
January 24th, 2006, 7:03 am
Forum: Guitar Players Discussion
Topic: Playin by octaves .. anyone ?
Replies: 4
Views: 1032

thanx dude

i'll try and incorporate little phrases in my playing .
by avikchaks
January 24th, 2006, 3:55 am
Forum: Guitar Players Discussion
Topic: Playin by octaves .. anyone ?
Replies: 4
Views: 1032

thanx for the help noteboat ..

i was askin previously if i were to play a "g" note ( with vibrato ) ... wud i hv yo apply vibrato for both

*) 3rd fret on low e
*) 5th fret on d string

thanx for the diagram of octaves
by avikchaks
January 23rd, 2006, 7:01 am
Forum: Guitar Players Discussion
Topic: Playin by octaves .. anyone ?
Replies: 4
Views: 1032

Playin by octaves .. anyone ?

hiya .. i hv jus got into Wes Montgomery and boy i'm hooked .. wat phrasing and wat f 'n ease of play . One question though ... i read that he plays by octaves .. i tried doing the same ... but when playing a solo how am i supposed to bends and vibrato for instance .. should these b applicable to bo...
by avikchaks
January 17th, 2006, 7:51 am
Forum: Reviews of Instructional Material, CDs and Shows
Topic: Useful guitar videos
Replies: 13
Views: 7497

hey

jus finished watching marty friedman's melodic control .. he talks at length about how best to follow chords when u r soloing over them ... it's a pretty informative though marty looked stoned at times ..
by avikchaks
January 13th, 2006, 11:32 am
Forum: Reviews of Instructional Material, CDs and Shows
Topic: Useful guitar videos
Replies: 13
Views: 7497

@rahul no offence mate .. but an hour of video is not supposed to make u play like the instructors but it's supposed to provide u wid insights , inspiration , motivation and direction guitar playin can get monotonous at times ... even if there's nothing else u'd rather be doing :-) watch Rock discip...
by avikchaks
January 13th, 2006, 7:04 am
Forum: Reviews of Instructional Material, CDs and Shows
Topic: Useful guitar videos
Replies: 13
Views: 7497

well let's not b too legal abt these

i used p2p for these .. i wud buy them if the manufacturer of these disks sold em in my country ..

but it's hard enough not being able to afford guitar classes ... need all the help i can get
by avikchaks
January 13th, 2006, 3:07 am
Forum: Reviews of Instructional Material, CDs and Shows
Topic: Useful guitar videos
Replies: 13
Views: 7497

Useful guitar videos

hiya i just got myself a few guitar videos and thought i'd share my opinions with y'all . *) Rock Discipline ( by john petrucci ) . - this videos jus awesome and basically about developing the right technique using long practice sessions .. the end bit abt makin a song using chords was jus gr8 . *) ...
by avikchaks
January 4th, 2006, 5:59 am
Forum: Guitar Players Discussion
Topic: First attempt on soloing .. plz comment
Replies: 6
Views: 1020

hey 10141748 thanx for the takin the time out to hear the whole thing *) ya the lower notes being distorted is coz of the tone ... i'll use a bettr tone next time .. *) only the chorus was thought of beforehand ... everything else is improvised .... i was wondering how do u guys solo .. do u like ju...
by avikchaks
January 4th, 2006, 4:21 am
Forum: Guitar Players Discussion
Topic: First attempt on soloing .. plz comment
Replies: 6
Views: 1020

First attempt on soloing .. plz comment

hiya i jus recorded my first guitar solo kinda song jus got my new electric a few weeks back .. and i found a few backing tracks on the net and started playing ... plz check out the song in the link below < lies and deceit.mp3 > and i would love to hear on where i'm goin awry and how i can improve a...