So Happy, Flex-Able song, quarter tones

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So Happy, Flex-Able song, quarter tones

#1 Post by SoHappy_ » Fri Sep 04, 2015 5:52 pm

Hi, I would like to know if somebody knows how Steve does this quarter tones in "So happy".

Is it with the tremolo bar? or some kind of guitar effect? or there is not quarter notes at all!

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Re: So Happy, Flex-Able song, quarter tones

#2 Post by SugarNips » Tue Dec 29, 2015 2:46 pm

You can quite easily do quarter tones on the guitar with either your fingers or the whammy. Steve probably uses both. Just plug your guitar into a tuner and experiment. For instance you can bend a note that is less than a semitone. The vibrations of the string are continuous and not discrete. :)

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