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  1. Thread: Scratched Axe

    by Otto
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    You guys are right, I can't let that stuff bother...

    You guys are right, I can't let that stuff bother me. I mean I don't think Eddie Van Halen ever cared about scratching his guitar when he pryed out his pick-up with a screw driver.
  2. Thread: Scratched Axe

    by Otto
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    Scratched Axe

    Hey everybody,

    I recently scratched my guitar (not terribly) and was wondering if there's any possible way to fix it. My brother said try toothpaste but that didn't work. I think i might by some...
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    [QUOTE=rmuscat]sooooooooo awesome-ly true!!! he's...

    [QUOTE=rmuscat]sooooooooo awesome-ly true!!! he's incredible!

    as for the bashings ... lets avoid them guys plz plz **on his knees**

    I'm sorry but I just can't resist (I love complaining). That...
  4. Thread: Fret buzz

    by Otto
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    Fret buzz

    I am experiencing fret buzz when I pick the e, b, and g strings at the third fret. Does anyone know what the problem could be? I use 10's and am curious if changing to a higher guage would fix this...
  5. Thread: What should I do

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    Thanks for all the help; I think I'm gonna...

    Thanks for all the help; I think I'm gonna experiment with some different gauge strings.
  6. Thread: What should I do

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    What should I do

    I really love when guys like Satriani and Vai do crazy whammy bar screams. The problem is that whenever I go for it I break a string. I've got some of their tab books and it shows them pulling on...
  7. Thread: action adjustment

    by Otto
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    action adjustment

    I just bought a guitar that has the double locking tuning thing and I am not entirely sure how to adjust the action on it. I know it has something to do with those 2 'knobs' (i don't know the...
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    I know that Steve Vai is a pretty awesome sight...

    I know that Steve Vai is a pretty awesome sight reader. Did he learn this skill to help him with composing? It seems to me that if you study theory then you don't really have to be insane at...
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    Sorry I didn't make it clear enough. This power...

    Sorry I didn't make it clear enough. This power tab has the arpeggio I'm talking about (The second arpeggio in the song). If you have enough time on your hands it would be awesome if you could...
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    what chord is this?

    Hello
    There's this arpeggiated chord in a song that has the notes f-a-d-e. Does anyone know what chord this is? (I don't know a whole lotta theory yet)
  11. Thread: Jazz

    by Otto
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    Band in a box, I'll check it out, I've been...

    Band in a box, I'll check it out, I've been looking for something like that for a while now. Thanks too all you guys, this should keep me busy for a while.
  12. Thread: Jazz

    by Otto
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    Jazz

    Hello
    I've been playing guitar for about a year and a half now. In that time i've been learning rock and blues. Lately I've been really interested in jazz. I know very little about and haven't...
  13. Thread: Need some advice

    by Otto
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    Thanks for the encouragement. You're right about...

    Thanks for the encouragement. You're right about me having that whole idea of "mastering" guitar. I've realized that I've been guilty of that and now I'm really focusing on simpler things that every...
  14. Thread: Need some advice

    by Otto
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    Thanks man, that's what I needed to "hear." Get...

    Thanks man, that's what I needed to "hear." Get it. Ha ha ha. I'm funny. Or am I?
  15. Thread: Need some advice

    by Otto
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    Need some advice

    I've been playing guitar for about a year and a half and in that time i've spent the majority of my practicing working on technique (Damn Yngwie). Recently, I've come to the realization that my ears...
  16. Thread: bb king vibrato

    by Otto
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    bb king vibrato

    I was just wondering what makes the bb king vibrato so good. When I go for a vibrato i just basically shake my hand perpendicular to the fretboard. I know a lot of other guys do it the bb king way,...
  17. Thread: Rake

    by Otto
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    Thanks guys, you helped me out 100%

    Thanks guys, you helped me out 100%
  18. Thread: Rake

    by Otto
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    Rake

    Could someone please help me with this technique?
    What's the proper way to "rake?"
    What should it sound like?
    When do I use it?

    Thank you
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    I think I'm gonna go give those Jazz III's a...

    I think I'm gonna go give those Jazz III's a whirl. I've heard a lot of good things about them from members of this site.
    There are seriously way too many picks out there!
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    Thanx man. You really helped me out.

    Thanx man. You really helped me out.
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    2 questions Are there any disadvantages to a...

    2 questions

    Are there any disadvantages to a heavy pick?

    Which picks on the market would you guys consider to be most durable?
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    That sucks he was lying I mean I honestly thought...

    That sucks he was lying I mean I honestly thought "oh my god this kid's 15 and already insane." Didn't everyone else think whoa this kid's going to the top? On the other hand, was that neoshredder...
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    and even though Dreamer kinda sounds like...

    and even though Dreamer kinda sounds like midnight, it has a different vibe to it, it's more dramatic I think... it's kinda like someone walking in the dark in a foggy forest or something... it has...
  24. Thread: ff arpeggios

    by Otto
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    Awesome. I remember playing that game non-stop...

    Awesome. I remember playing that game non-stop until I beat. My parents thought I was going insane. Now I play guitar non-stop and they still think I'm going insane. :D
    I agree with you that...
  25. Thread: ff arpeggios

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    Yeah man, FF7 was the game. I was really...

    Yeah man, FF7 was the game. I was really addicted to that game too.
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