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by boxboy
November 17th, 2006, 1:00 pm
Forum: Guitar Players Discussion
Topic: My Guitar Detuned Uniformly
Replies: 13
Views: 1294

Cool, man. Great explanation. I was mainly chording through those initial days. Thanks...
by boxboy
November 17th, 2006, 12:48 pm
Forum: Guitar Players Discussion
Topic: My Guitar Detuned Uniformly
Replies: 13
Views: 1294

My Guitar Detuned Uniformly

I hope this is the proper forum for this post... Got a brand new electric and brought it home. Spent a half day tuning and retuning the new strings, nothing odd, and definitely a standard tuning. Over the next week and a half the tuning seemed stable. Never once did I have to adjust a single string....
by boxboy
November 6th, 2006, 6:53 am
Forum: Guitar Players Discussion
Topic: Squier '51 roll-call
Replies: 762
Views: 98542

I've had one for about a year. A lotta guitar for the money...:-)
by boxboy
October 29th, 2006, 8:18 am
Forum: Guitar Players Discussion
Topic: Unable to perform?
Replies: 11
Views: 1133

I think there's a 'performance muscle' that needs practicing just like any other aspect of your playing.:-) I took up piano about 3 years ago and had similar experiences to yours initially. I found 'full disclosure' really helped. I'd just say straight out, 'I'm not used to playing for people. You m...
by boxboy
August 17th, 2006, 8:20 am
Forum: Guitar Noise Lessons
Topic: Acoustic Blues in Standard Tuning
Replies: 15
Views: 10846

The mp3 file is a great help for this lesson. One of the problems for beginners in playing the blues is to master that blues shuffle. We are generally taught to play on the beat (and half beat) but the whole idea of delaying the half beat can be difficult to master. I find that the only problem wit...