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by cosmic ape
Sun Apr 03, 2011 11:51 am
Forum: General Music Discussion
Topic: Classical Guitar Vai?
Replies: 6
Views: 3300

Re: Classical Guitar Vai?

Can you arrange your own piece?
by cosmic ape
Sun Feb 06, 2011 2:16 pm
Forum: General Music Discussion
Topic: Gary Moore dies in Spain
Replies: 13
Views: 6051

Re: Gary Moore dies in Spain

R.I.P. Gary
by cosmic ape
Fri Feb 04, 2011 10:06 pm
Forum: Techniques, Playing Styles and Music Theory
Topic: What are you practicing at the moment ???
Replies: 65
Views: 31406

Re: What are you practicing at the moment ???

Giant Steps... It's kicking my ass
by cosmic ape
Sun Aug 15, 2010 2:03 pm
Forum: Steve's Guitars and Gear
Topic: i just got...
Replies: 7
Views: 4986

Re: i just got...

I'm a little puzzled reading this. I did something like this on my cheap RG and while I did encounter some problems, eventually I found a fix for them. After some confusion with a different 5 way switch (and the fact that I'm left handed and the pickup instructions were "backwards") I got a crappy l...
by cosmic ape
Tue Jul 27, 2010 10:00 pm
Forum: Techniques, Playing Styles and Music Theory
Topic: Key changes / modes
Replies: 4
Views: 3938

Re: Key changes / modes

Big Bad Bill wrote:
JVIoneyman wrote:On the Naked tracks site it says
Have they finally done this? Where can I find it?
http://www.vai.com/nakedtracks/index.html" onclick="window.open(this.href);return false;
by cosmic ape
Sun Jul 25, 2010 11:31 am
Forum: Techniques, Playing Styles and Music Theory
Topic: Key changes / modes
Replies: 4
Views: 3938

Re: Key changes / modes

Reading Steve's notes, he says those songs are in those keys "for the most" part. Steve's music is just sophisticated. Even when it sounds very diatonic, he'll use a few harmonic devices to make it more interesting.

Do you need a more detailed breakdown of them?
by cosmic ape
Sat Jul 10, 2010 8:40 pm
Forum: News
Topic: Twitter | stevevai: If you want to play fast n clean you hav
Replies: 2
Views: 1458

Re: Twitter | stevevai: If you want to play fast n clean you

At M.I. we say: "Quarter note equals July"
by cosmic ape
Sat Jul 10, 2010 8:37 pm
Forum: Ibanez and Other Guitars
Topic: Jem Design Contest Gallery and Questions
Replies: 18
Views: 12488

Re: Jem Design Contest Gallery and Questions

Koa body, translucent swirl paint and LED lights.

Image
by cosmic ape
Sun Jun 06, 2010 12:18 am
Forum: News
Topic: Vai.com News | End of an era
Replies: 30
Views: 12116

Re: Vai.com News | End of an era

End of an era indeed! Here's to Mikey!
by cosmic ape
Sat Jun 05, 2010 10:50 am
Forum: News
Topic: Vai.com News | Design a Jem. Win the Guitar of Your Dreams!
Replies: 7
Views: 2066

Re: Vai.com News | Design a Jem. Win the Guitar of Your Drea

Thanks, Jeroen! I had the same problem... Hopefully this one will go through
by cosmic ape
Sat Jun 05, 2010 10:45 am
Forum: All About Steve
Topic: design contest address doesn't work
Replies: 10
Views: 2732

Re: design contest address doesn't work

Just sent mine... It appears it worked...
EDIT: No, it didn't!!! :evil:
by cosmic ape
Sat Jun 05, 2010 7:58 am
Forum: All About Steve
Topic: design contest address doesn't work
Replies: 10
Views: 2732

Re: design contest address doesn't work

This is troubling... I am just finishing mine right now... will post with any updates if possible
by cosmic ape
Tue Jun 01, 2010 3:52 pm
Forum: All About Steve
Topic: Steve Vai and Perfect Pitch
Replies: 38
Views: 11530

Re: Steve Vai and Perfect Pitch

Let it go, dude... It's ok for other people besides you to have ears, too...
by cosmic ape
Mon May 31, 2010 2:29 am
Forum: Steve's Guitars and Gear
Topic: It's official, Steve's now on the fractal audio artist list!
Replies: 34
Views: 19837

Re: It's official, Steve's now on the fractal audio artist l

From Steve's Facebook page: My new amp rig... I'm running the send out of the back of my Carvin Legacy II into the Axe-FX and then back out of that return[ing two] two Carvin Legacy heads. Amazing Flexibility. It's a powerful combination. ...maybe he meant out of that return into two Carvin Legacy h...
by cosmic ape
Thu Apr 29, 2010 5:42 pm
Forum: All About Steve
Topic: Steve Vai and Perfect Pitch
Replies: 38
Views: 11530

Re: Steve Vai and Perfect Pitch

Dude, IDK what to tell ya... I was never musically inclined. I didn't have any kind of musical training in my childhood and when I started playing guitar (around 16 years old) I was completely tone deaf! My other guitar playing friends made fun of me cuz' I couldn't figure anything out by ear... Fas...