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Mon Mar 28, 2005 10:15 pm
Forum: Concert Reviews
Topic: REVIEWS: 28 MARCH 2005: PHILADELPHIA, PA
Replies: 76
Views: 27242

Amazing show. Not much more to say. Dave's parents were there, and Steve told us about Mrs. Weiner's home-made crack pretzels. I got a thumbs up from Dave when steve mentioned his album at the beginning and I held it up. Steve also stared right at me for a good part of the FTLOG solo, and i melted i...
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Sun Mar 27, 2005 7:51 pm
Forum: Techniques, Playing Styles and Music Theory
Topic: Could someone confirm to me the standard blues scale please?
Replies: 6
Views: 1249

ok what happens is you play a mixolydian pentatonic over a dom. 7th chord, which is a 7th arp witha 4th: 1 3 4 5 b7 Then the 3rd is lowered to make it a "blue" note (min 3rd over a maj chord) so you get 1 b3 4 5 b7 which is the min pent Then you add the b5 1 b3 4 b5 5 b7 Then the major 7th can be ad...
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Sun Mar 27, 2005 4:42 am
Forum: General Music Discussion
Topic: what the hell is peaples problem with hammet?????
Replies: 103
Views: 17485

Vladamir Horowitz? He only wishes he could play like Alicia Keys!
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Fri Mar 25, 2005 7:52 am
Forum: Techniques, Playing Styles and Music Theory
Topic: How to Practice Correctly?
Replies: 20
Views: 4602

markelia wrote:alan holdsworth started playing guitar when he was in his 20's, and he's like the most original, most incredible guitarist in the world.
He was 17 i think when he started playing guitar, and he was playing violin before that.
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Fri Mar 25, 2005 7:23 am
Forum: Techniques, Playing Styles and Music Theory
Topic: no time
Replies: 7
Views: 1507

Hey, I'll take her off your hands
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Thu Mar 24, 2005 11:20 am
Forum: Techniques, Playing Styles and Music Theory
Topic: Slow Sweep picking
Replies: 15
Views: 3308

don't mute the notes with your right hand! that's bad sweep picking, it defeats the purpose of it
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Thu Mar 24, 2005 7:22 am
Forum: Techniques, Playing Styles and Music Theory
Topic: How to Practice Correctly?
Replies: 20
Views: 4602

according to Ron Thal (aka Bumblefoot, aka "Amazing guitarist"), 1 hour a day is enough to become pretty good. I agree with this, i'm a decent guitarist and i barely get 10 minutes a day in (although i try and play for an hour or so a day)
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Sun Mar 20, 2005 7:55 pm
Forum: Techniques, Playing Styles and Music Theory
Topic: MR.VAI FINGER
Replies: 15
Views: 3287

*obligatory "Shut up and play yer guitar" post*
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Wed Mar 16, 2005 3:07 pm
Forum: Techniques, Playing Styles and Music Theory
Topic: pratice shedule
Replies: 16
Views: 3711

Arpeggio? Is that you?
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Wed Mar 16, 2005 5:11 am
Forum: Techniques, Playing Styles and Music Theory
Topic: Harmonic Minor
Replies: 8
Views: 2328

easy...

i V or i V7

eg, A harmonic minor alternate between Am and E or E7 chords
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Fri Mar 11, 2005 10:58 am
Forum: General Music Discussion
Topic: guitarists too good to be off the radar
Replies: 90
Views: 20169

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Fri Mar 11, 2005 6:04 am
Forum: Techniques, Playing Styles and Music Theory
Topic: Harmonic Minor
Replies: 8
Views: 2328

the 2nd way is just stupid and confusing. think of it as a minor with a raised 7th
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Thu Mar 10, 2005 9:45 pm
Forum: Techniques, Playing Styles and Music Theory
Topic: For The Love Of God-How Does It Affect you?
Replies: 12
Views: 2505

i'm goign to write a song called "Burnt out's masturbation anthem"
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Thu Mar 10, 2005 9:29 pm
Forum: Techniques, Playing Styles and Music Theory
Topic: Eight finger fret tapping
Replies: 8
Views: 3209

Pedantic time, but...

"(plays polyrhythms: bass, rhythm, and lead all by himself)"

I think you mean polyphony here
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Thu Mar 10, 2005 11:21 am
Forum: Techniques, Playing Styles and Music Theory
Topic: What scale is this?
Replies: 12
Views: 2455

actually its harder to play fast on a scalloped neck. it's more of a tone thing, i think yngwie has the best strat tone there is