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by Rollo
Wed Apr 11, 2012 2:53 pm
Forum: Techniques, Playing Styles and Music Theory
Topic: picks for fast alternate picking
Replies: 5
Views: 6880

Re: picks for fast alternate picking

I find that 1mm pick suit me best for that kind of playing, not too thick, but just rigid enough so that it doesn't get in the way.

The small jazz ones I've heard that are preferred by mane people but I just can't seem to be comfortable with them. Too damn small
by Rollo
Wed Dec 02, 2009 12:22 pm
Forum: News
Topic: Twitter | stevevai: Deathklok concert. Wow, my teeth are sha
Replies: 3
Views: 1546

Re: Twitter | stevevai: Deathklok concert. Wow, my teeth are sha

Just saw videos of them live, they are really really good!
by Rollo
Mon Aug 17, 2009 5:15 pm
Forum: Studios, Gear, Amps and Effects
Topic: What gear did you purchase recently?
Replies: 53
Views: 25637

Re: What gear did you purchase recently?

Just got myself a Boss gt-10 multi effects pedal. It is AWESOME, although it really is a pain in the ass to get the hang of all the effects to get a really good sound.
by Rollo
Mon Aug 17, 2009 4:58 pm
Forum: General Music Discussion
Topic: What are people's views on Dance music?
Replies: 22
Views: 8759

Re: What are people's views on Dance music?

I think its great, very different to what I usually hear but there are some good songs out there. I don't know if they have much emotion or feeling, but I love how Trance music artists kind-of play with the atmosphere with their music. Hate the music that's made just with the intention of money behi...
by Rollo
Sat Jun 06, 2009 8:53 am
Forum: General Music Discussion
Topic: Songs that tear you apart...
Replies: 28
Views: 8161

Re: Songs that tear you apart...

Black Sabbath - Solitude

I was once hearing music in my ipod while trying to fall asleep and this song came. I don't know why but it instantly brought tears into my eyes.
by Rollo
Mon May 25, 2009 12:49 pm
Forum: Techniques, Playing Styles and Music Theory
Topic: chord oddity
Replies: 9
Views: 6844

Re: chord oddity

If it helps this webpage has a lot of information about theory explained in a simple way and helpme a LOT to get started on the guitar, so it may be useful

http://www.zentao.com/guitar/guitar-lessons.html

http://www.zentao.com/guitar/theory/
by Rollo
Mon May 25, 2009 12:32 pm
Forum: General Music Discussion
Topic: Top TEN Dream Theater Songs
Replies: 15
Views: 6813

Re: Top TEN Dream Theater Songs

1.- Metropolis pt 1 2.- Pull me under 3.- The Glass Prison 4.- Learning to Live 5.- Wait for Sleep 6.- Beyond This Life 7.- Dark Eternal Night 8.- Strange Deja Vu 9.- The Root of All Evil 10.- These Walls Those would be my top ten :wink: , although I'm sure I'm forgetting about some pretty good ones.
by Rollo
Sun May 17, 2009 6:14 pm
Forum: Techniques, Playing Styles and Music Theory
Topic: vai personality
Replies: 7
Views: 6160

Re: vai personality

Breeder wrote:intervals are:

1. :cry:
2. :guitar
3. :guitar
4. :lol:
5. :cry:
6. :twisted:
7. :shock:
8. :cry:
hahaha creative
by Rollo
Sat May 16, 2009 9:43 am
Forum: General Music Discussion
Topic: Pain of Salvation
Replies: 8
Views: 4167

Re: Pain of Salvation

Nice, I think I'll start looking out for it.
by Rollo
Fri May 15, 2009 4:53 pm
Forum: General Music Discussion
Topic: Pain of Salvation
Replies: 8
Views: 4167

Pain of Salvation

This band really impressed me, especially the lead guitarrist/singer.

Just wanted t share this with you.

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=dHaI0wxrl70

And here is a nice cover of Jeff Buckley's Hallelujah

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=0puyJsSH ... re=related
by Rollo
Fri May 15, 2009 4:42 pm
Forum: General Music Discussion
Topic: Epic song suggestions
Replies: 7
Views: 2560

Re: Epic song suggestions

Most Ennio Morricone songs, but i recommend:

L'estasi Dell'Oro (The Ecstasy of Gold) from The Good, The Bad and The Ugly.
by Rollo
Fri May 15, 2009 4:33 pm
Forum: All About Steve
Topic: Real Illusions: Reflections - 4 years gone, pick your no. 1
Replies: 25
Views: 8422

Re: Real Illusions: Reflections - 4 years gone, pick your no. 1

I agree with BBB, I can't believe 4 years have passed from when it was released. Feelin kinda nostalgic now..

Anyways, K'm-Pee-Du-Wee and building the church, they are amazing tracks
by Rollo
Mon Apr 20, 2009 5:56 pm
Forum: General Music Discussion
Topic: The song that "blows you up"?
Replies: 41
Views: 12628

Re: The song that "blows you up"?

Right now its

Edguy - Rocket Ride

Avantasia - Scarecrow (Jorn Lande did an AWESOME job on this one)

(the actual songs,not the albums lol)
by Rollo
Mon Apr 20, 2009 5:50 pm
Forum: General Music Discussion
Topic: Dragonforce / Cynic concert?
Replies: 4
Views: 1796

Re: Dragonforce / Cynic concert?

I think that Dragonforce is pretty good, kinda fun to listen to. http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=gXk4pJ3Orw8 Here's a recent song of them live, that's what you should expect. IMO they've gotten a LOT better playing live, they used to suck. Here's my favorite Dragonforce live http://www.youtube.com/wa...
by Rollo
Tue Sep 02, 2008 1:03 pm
Forum: All About Steve
Topic: What made vai study metaphysics?
Replies: 96
Views: 27972

Dude, watch the movie, you'll all love it, it talks about this quantum things and is really cool. Please watch it.