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    Hey, welcome to the wonderful technicolor world...

    Hey, welcome to the wonderful technicolor world of iBreathe!
    (Minus the technicolor. That would be creepy.)
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    Good luck with that. If you managed to do it, I'm...

    Good luck with that. If you managed to do it, I'm sure by that time I'll have a little something for you to help me get fame and profit. Good music, eh.... it'll come to me eventually. :p


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    What people are you thinking of specifically? If...

    What people are you thinking of specifically? If you are referring to grindcore/noisecore or any other of the "Extreme" metal genres, I believe the proponents of those do refer to them as music.
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    I feel the same way. As to the original...

    I feel the same way.

    As to the original question... I'm racking my brains trying to think of just one.
    Don't know if that's good or bad.
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    Exactly. This was the point that mDecks was...

    Exactly. This was the point that mDecks was making. To use another extreme example, no one listens to metronomes (too predictable), or pure noise (too chaotic).


    You know what, I've had some...
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    Wow this has turned into quite a debate :p. ...

    Wow this has turned into quite a debate :p.

    I'm now counting hours. 5 down, 9995 to go.
    As for my previous statement, I'd like to at least somewhat retract it, I was kind of, motivated at the...
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    I buzzed my hair once. Didn't like it. So I guess...

    I buzzed my hair once. Didn't like it. So I guess it's going to be at least medium length for a while.
    Hope you like it though, and it went to a good cause.
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    Yeah, seeing as you're in a parade, you shouldn't...

    Yeah, seeing as you're in a parade, you shouldn't worry too much about repetition. Keep the style simple and powerful though, it's the message that counts in patriotic songs.
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    To all who have said that there is no rhythm or...

    To all who have said that there is no rhythm or lead, just guitar playing, you are absolutely right.


    This is especially a good point. The line between "rhythm" and "lead" is almost nonexistent...
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    Talent is a myth. This article says it all, I...

    Talent is a myth.
    This article says it all, I just found it, then read this thread.
    http://www.guitarists.net/lessons/print.php?id=284
    I made it my homepage. It inspires me like nothing else has.
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    Black and Gold -- Sam Sparro Pills -- Cedric...

    Black and Gold -- Sam Sparro
    Pills -- Cedric Gervais
    Halin from the edge -- Apparat

    These three make a good combo.
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    Alabama 3 (a British band) had to change their...

    Alabama 3 (a British band) had to change their name to A3 for the US market because of conflicts with the state name and the existing band Alabama.

    But as for your name, I'd attempt to get...
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    Rhythm or Lead?

    I was just curious whether some of you guitarists prefer playing Rhythm Guitar or Lead Guitar. Why? Do you play a bit of both?

    Personally, I get bored strumming/playing chords. I like to play...
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    While I agree with most of your points, here is...

    While I agree with most of your points, here is something that I would have to make an attempt to refute. While the essentials of music (the tone and chromatic system) may have been fully explored,...
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    Whew... 8 hours! Me too... I learn the...

    Whew... 8 hours!



    Me too... I learn the "cool" bits but have trouble getting the whole thing down.

    I can also relate to when you said you started playing because of Satch. John...
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    I cut my nails as short and possible and just use...

    I cut my nails as short and possible and just use my fingers. Then again I'm only a casual finger picker. But from what people have said, and from my opinions, I wouldn't worry about using nails...
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    Opinions? I have plenty of those :) Most...

    Opinions? I have plenty of those :)


    Most certainly these websites have helped musicians get their music out. The whole music business is gravitating away from the model of record deals and...
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    I wish.... I have some problems with motivation...

    I wish....
    I have some problems with motivation myself bball.

    The question to ask yourself is: do you want to be good at guitar, or do you want to play it?

    Through playing and practicing you...
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    Say you had some frets on the diagram, and you...

    Say you had some frets on the diagram, and you wanted to move a fret without erasing it and then making a new one.

    For example, say I had
    -----
    X----
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    Instead of deleting that X (a...
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    Hey bluesking, sorry no one got to you sooner. ...

    Hey bluesking, sorry no one got to you sooner.

    I wish I could be helpful and offer wise words of wisdom, but I have yet to discover something that needs work on in this program. Maybe have a...
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    No worries. Yeah, I'll check that out....

    No worries.

    Yeah, I'll check that out. Thanks again.
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    Yeah, I figured this was far too hard of a song...

    Yeah, I figured this was far too hard of a song for me right now. It does hold tremendous significance for me as it was THE song that got me into guitar, but I'll put it on hold for now.


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    Remember, the more you play strictly timed music...

    Remember, the more you play strictly timed music (this would include drum machines/metronomes), the more natural your sense of timing becomes.



    Metronomes are practice tools. The real...
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    My First Recording -- Feedback Please

    Ah... where to start.

    I had joined these forums a while ago, but soon lapsed and my account expired. I continued to play, however, and now I have come back (hopefully for longer this time).

    I...
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