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jwishart77
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Joined: Mar 17, 2005
Topics: 14 / Replies: 77
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RE: Question about playing chords

I can't think of a reason to lock your wrist - at first the only reason I could possibly think of was to strum fast power chords played with only down...

17 years ago
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RE: How to sound like Hendrix......maybe

Thanks Pat - that is the kind of information I am looking for.Maybe I shouldn't have put Hendrix in the title of this post. I'm only talking about him...

17 years ago
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RE: How to sound like Hendrix......maybe

Ok - this is really drifting away from where I intended it to go.What I want to know is - How do you know what scale to play around with when you are ...

17 years ago
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RE: Different Voicings and ways to play these Chords. Need help!

Sounds like he's just playing C and D with E shaped barre chords.Try1) Em x799802) C 8 10 10 9 8 8 (or 8 10 10 9 0 0)3) D 10 12 12 11 10 1...

17 years ago
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RE: Different Voicings and ways to play these Chords. Need help!

First off, ignore the half step down bit completely unless you are trying to play along with it. Technically, if you are playing the Em shape tuned do...

17 years ago
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RE: Is this a scam?

I actually bought that program a long time ago. I almost never buy stuff like that but i tried a demo version of it and decided to give it a shot, it ...

17 years ago
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RE: C minor

Bah - Cm is old news. All the cool kids are playing C#m these days

17 years ago
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RE: New way to learn the fretboard

I've tried those fretboard warrior programs and stuff but didn't find them to be much actual help.The best technique I found for learning the fret boa...

17 years ago
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RE: All-star quality mistakes

ok, I've got two for you;1) Jeff Buckley on his Live at Sine cd box set. Can't remember the song but about 20 seconds in just hits completely the wron...

17 years ago
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RE: Speaking of picks...

I think the general idea is thinner for strumming and thicker for lead. Personally i like a 60 or 70 for strumming and a 1mm for picking. My current b...

17 years ago
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RE: Silica gel

Sounds odd to me. Silica gel shouldn't cause warping like that to happen. Equally, you don't need to leave the gel in the case. To be honest, I treat ...

17 years ago
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RE: How do I keep from speeding?

What about playing along to the actual song? If you use a program like guitar pro and find a tab you can easily speed up/slow down the tempo or altern...

17 years ago
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RE: How do I keep from speeding?

My teacher absolutely insists I tap my foot while I play. If you do that and concentrate on tapping to the metronome, maybe that will help your rhythm...

17 years ago
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RE: Buzzzzzzzzzzzzzzzzzzz

Richochet you're too smart for your own good :D I just meant the G string unfretted in standard tuning. Lets not make this more complicated! Quarterf...

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