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by Just Released
Tue Apr 27, 2010 9:36 pm
Forum: Techniques, Playing Styles and Music Theory
Topic: A few quick questions?
Replies: 1
Views: 2645

A few quick questions?

I have encountered a few issues while practicing lately and made a video asking about it on youtube. My basic questions include: how do you relax while doing a closed handed picking grip like Paul? I always get cramps in my pinkey finger while I play, I try to relax but it hasn't improved. I'm also ...
by Just Released
Tue Apr 27, 2010 9:35 pm
Forum: Techniques, Playing Styles and Music Theory
Topic: Picking Project!
Replies: 0
Views: 2454

Picking Project!

I have been working on my picking for a while now. My quest is to reach 6s at 120 by May 5th, the end of the semester. Give it a look and let me know what I can improve on!

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by Just Released
Mon May 04, 2009 12:05 pm
Forum: Techniques, Playing Styles and Music Theory
Topic: Better distorted tone?
Replies: 20
Views: 11563

Better distorted tone?

Guys, I need help. I'm not very happy with my lead tone right now. It is very gritty, harsh, and sharp. I am using a JCM 800 combo with a boss ME-50(Which has all the boss stuff like the MEtal Zone, DS-1, Blues Driver. and ect. in it, along with chorus and modulation effects and delays) with my Iban...
by Just Released
Tue Jan 06, 2009 7:16 pm
Forum: Techniques, Playing Styles and Music Theory
Topic: Sarod Picking/Pebber Brown
Replies: 7
Views: 6517

Re: Sarod Picking/Pebber Brown

It is like a combination of using your thumb and index finger flexing and your wrist rotating to produce a flutter....
by Just Released
Fri Jan 02, 2009 9:26 pm
Forum: Techniques, Playing Styles and Music Theory
Topic: Sarod Picking/Pebber Brown
Replies: 7
Views: 6517

Sarod Picking/Pebber Brown

Check this guys picking technique called sarod picking. It is an interesting concept. Look at the 'picking concept' vids to see the explaination of the technique and the PB on playing fast or the sarod/alternate picking vids to see it in action. What do you guys think?


youtube.com/pebberbrown
by Just Released
Wed Dec 17, 2008 9:38 pm
Forum: Techniques, Playing Styles and Music Theory
Topic: Correct practice
Replies: 3
Views: 2441

Re: Correct practice

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by Just Released
Sun Nov 30, 2008 8:00 pm
Forum: Techniques, Playing Styles and Music Theory
Topic: Songs for Picking
Replies: 8
Views: 3416

Songs for Picking

I have been working on my right hand alot lately. The thing is, I am getting a little bored working on short exercises and patterns with the met. I was wondering if anyone could recommend some good songs, etudes, or pieces for extended alternate picking that I could incorporate into my practice time...
by Just Released
Fri Jun 24, 2005 9:33 pm
Forum: Techniques, Playing Styles and Music Theory
Topic: Floating hand?
Replies: 10
Views: 2201

Floating hand?

Can someone explain the floating hand method of picking and how to mute with it?
by Just Released
Fri Feb 25, 2005 12:14 pm
Forum: Techniques, Playing Styles and Music Theory
Topic: Playing Standing up?
Replies: 12
Views: 2261

Playing Standing up?

When i play standing up, I can't play near as well as when I'm sitting. Why? It seems my fret hand doesn't work. It won't strech more than 2 frets. How should I go about fixing this? When I play fast how should I position my left hand to where I can stretch my fingers? Also, When picking, is a forea...
by Just Released
Tue Oct 12, 2004 4:47 pm
Forum: Techniques, Playing Styles and Music Theory
Topic: Hot Dog and a Shake solo?
Replies: 0
Views: 612

Hot Dog and a Shake solo?

During the last section of the solo, how do you do it?Do you tap and pick it? How do you play this lick!
by Just Released
Sun Aug 22, 2004 7:23 pm
Forum: Techniques, Playing Styles and Music Theory
Topic: Swinging the guitar over your shoulder?
Replies: 62
Views: 10138

Swinging the guitar over your shoulder?

How do you do this?Vai does it, and that guy from poision does it.Can someone shed some light on this?
by Just Released
Wed Jul 21, 2004 1:09 pm
Forum: Techniques, Playing Styles and Music Theory
Topic: Yankee Rose intro and solo help!
Replies: 5
Views: 1652

Yankee Rose intro and solo help!

I need a good tab for the talking guitar intro and the very fast lick in the solo!Please help!Thanks!