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    My music

    I have a myspace page, and have a few songs up that do show the range of what I do. I have death/melodeath to a fully orchestrated peice (strings only). Just thought I would share
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    I dont have powertab:(

    I dont have powertab:(
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    Excercises

    I have been searching through the article side of the website for weeks, and haven't run across a great string skipping excercise/etude. I am looking for something that I will have to spend weeks...
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    AH LOL I did a multri track sampling of...

    AH LOL


    I did a multri track sampling of the tones/panning I usually use when recording, but then forgot which forum I was going to post it on:rolleyes: . Will upload once I get home.
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    From what I have heard of all of the bands...

    From what I have heard of all of the bands mentioned, they aren't really technical, so there shouldn't be an issue remembering their stuff. But I would highly suggest working each song by itself,...
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    I would like to interject by saying that with the...

    I would like to interject by saying that with the music I listen to/try to play, I actually developed my ear by printing out tabs, and then finding mistakes within them. Its started with simple...
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    Sight reading for guitar?

    I am seriously thinking about going to school for music, but need to learn how to read music, even if its very remedial. Is there a good beginner book that starts with sight reading that someone...
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    I had the same issue when I first started out. ...

    I had the same issue when I first started out. The song that made me want to play was orion by metallica, and when I was learning (on of the first things I started on btw) I found that the solos...
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    @ the malmsteen things Didn't he used to play...

    @ the malmsteen things

    Didn't he used to play violin? And if Im not mistaken his parents or some family members were classically trained musicians. I have yet to find a classically trained...
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    (from what I have heard/seen it used) Its like...

    (from what I have heard/seen it used) Its like sweep but without any type of note designation (like quarter, eighth). Kinda like a strum of a chord isn't necassarily "in time", since the start and...
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    Well, everyone has their own way of getting where...

    Well, everyone has their own way of getting where they want to be.

    BUT, when I was 18, I used to do little practices all of the time. I was got relatively fast at them, and could impress my non...
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    Uh, I dont know if those are examples of how he...

    Uh, I dont know if those are examples of how he plays the solos, but "I dont know" was from blizzard of oz and that was randy rhodes.
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    As with most things, its not what you are...

    As with most things, its not what you are practicing, its how precise you are. If you know any kind of classical peice for the guitar (paganini is a great one), or any type of etude, just turn the...
  14. Well, especially with legato, you should be using...

    Well, especially with legato, you should be using your pinky constantly. So it should naturally "fall in line". And as stated, the less distance you have to travel the quicker you will be when...
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    It will "unfatten" the sound depending on The...

    It will "unfatten" the sound depending on

    The tone of each track

    The eq

    How far you panned the tracks

    What exactly you recorded
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    This isn't something that is taught, you have to...

    This isn't something that is taught, you have to learn it. Just keep playing them.
  17. Kinda like picking, no one does it the correct...

    Kinda like picking, no one does it the correct way. When I do (more like try lol not very good at it) to do the seven tapping, since my pinky doesn't have the strenth yet, I mute with my thumbs base...
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    Also, injuries that come from guitar playing come...

    Also, injuries that come from guitar playing come from the repetition that guitar playing is. Try to alternate practices. That way no two practices are on adjacent days
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    Once you become a musician, there is no more...

    Once you become a musician, there is no more drunk/high/railed/whatever anymore, just stuff that pulls you away from the guitar (aka makes you a worse player). And you can have a "social" life and...
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    Well dude, even though you have been playing...

    Well dude, even though you have been playing awhile, anytime you have an issue with something its going to be inexperience (unless of course you are dealing with physical issues like ALS or an...
  21. Fast and precise are two different beasts. Make...

    Fast and precise are two different beasts. Make sure that you are the latter before the former
  22. My fingers have always been the same. I never...

    My fingers have always been the same. I never got callouses, and the only time I had pain was when I first stated playing and was getting used to barre chords. I would try to squeeze the neck to...
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    Rolling is what keeps it clean. Of course it...

    Rolling is what keeps it clean. Of course it would be good to practice certain licks like this at a slow speed to make sure you are even and clean. Or if you can stretch your hand out, use hammer...
  24. Okay..... 1) Practicing and PLAYING are two...

    Okay.....


    1) Practicing and PLAYING are two different things. Playing doesn't make you a well honed machine, it just gets you confortable with the instrument. Practicing gets you confortable...
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    Not specifically my style of music, but I always...

    Not specifically my style of music, but I always dig when the sounds when someone has a natural talent that they dont let go to waste.
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