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Tue Mar 08, 2005 8:18 am
Forum: Techniques, Playing Styles and Music Theory
Topic: Real Illusions transcriptions
Replies: 142
Views: 47594

Hey Bakerman, can you post your Rudess transcriptions as PDFs? I tried learning "Blind Faith" off of the midi and coultn't figure it out because of the way Finale displayed it... I got the Online conservatory and the PDF in there was a lot easier to understand, but the OC doesn't have a lot of the s...
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Thu Mar 03, 2005 1:17 pm
Forum: Techniques, Playing Styles and Music Theory
Topic: forum & topic
Replies: 4
Views: 1240

uh oh, neewhan has some competition
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Thu Mar 03, 2005 1:14 pm
Forum: Techniques, Playing Styles and Music Theory
Topic: Are you a lonely guitar player w/o a band?
Replies: 14
Views: 3880

I was in a band, we only had 2 practices and we wrote about 5 songs, our bass player quit so he could get married and move 3 hours away, now we don't ahve a place to practice so i'm back to square one
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Tue Mar 01, 2005 6:38 pm
Forum: Techniques, Playing Styles and Music Theory
Topic: Satriani's "Mystical Potato head groove thing"
Replies: 24
Views: 6149

practice :lol:
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Mon Feb 28, 2005 11:10 am
Forum: Ibanez and Other Guitars
Topic: adding frets
Replies: 3
Views: 1066

you can get a 22 fret strat neck at warmoth. For 24, you'd need to move the neck pickup back, which would change its tone a bit. If youre creative you could probably attach a pice of rosewood to the body and put frets on it, it'd be kind of a ghetto rig but would probably work if youre on a budget a...
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Sun Feb 27, 2005 5:11 pm
Forum: Techniques, Playing Styles and Music Theory
Topic: My new experimental workout (for normal people :wink: )
Replies: 9
Views: 2767

I'm a lazy unfocused bastard. here's my practice schedule. 1) JP Rock Discipline stretch 2) do 1234 exercises to a metronome for about 5 minutes maybe. i usually start at 70 or so and go up as high as i can (110 or so, i can play MUCH faster but i have a picking speed gap around there, and anything ...
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Thu Feb 24, 2005 1:25 pm
Forum: Techniques, Playing Styles and Music Theory
Topic: "Chiken Picking" (need help)
Replies: 5
Views: 1747

Usually when i hear chicken picking, it's used in reference to that banjo roll type playing of triads....although it technically just means useing the pick and your remaining fingers, a lot of people will call that hybrid picking and the banjo style playing specifically chicken picking. it doesn't r...
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Thu Feb 24, 2005 1:21 pm
Forum: Steve's Guitars and Gear
Topic: Make a lotus-print floral Jem!
Replies: 32
Views: 8336

that would be a cool one-off to use on the tour then auction for charity or something
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Thu Feb 24, 2005 1:15 pm
Forum: Techniques, Playing Styles and Music Theory
Topic: Real Illusions transcriptions
Replies: 142
Views: 47594

hey Jordan, how did you get so good at transcribing? I checked out the transcription for the JR LFNY Solo and couldn't believe someone figured that out and MIDI-fy'd it. have you considered writing any pages for tutorials/tips?
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Thu Feb 24, 2005 12:24 pm
Forum: General Music Discussion
Topic: Billy's double necked bass
Replies: 12
Views: 2415

yeah, he plays it in the F position.
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Thu Feb 24, 2005 12:17 pm
Forum: General Music Discussion
Topic: Blink 182 breaks up
Replies: 50
Views: 7759

not really


go look at francesco fareri
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Thu Feb 24, 2005 11:45 am
Forum: General Music Discussion
Topic: Blink 182 breaks up
Replies: 50
Views: 7759

The Prez wrote:Just because something isnt complex doesn't mean its good.
:lol:
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Wed Feb 23, 2005 7:41 pm
Forum: General Music Discussion
Topic: Billy's double necked bass
Replies: 12
Views: 2415

Billy's double necked bass

Teh double neck bass on the Astoria DVD, IIRC, has each neck tuned differently... one is E A D G and the other is B E A D

Now... why wouldn't he just get a one necked 5 string bass??
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Wed Feb 23, 2005 7:40 pm
Forum: General Music Discussion
Topic: YO VICTOR!!!!
Replies: 11
Views: 1701

billy sheehan has the worst bass tone ever