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2/15/13 1:16 PM
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thought this was pretty cool.  probably old news to you vets

2/15/13 1:19 PM
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for some reason I have always enjoyed the street musicians

2/15/13 1:42 PM
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edit* figured it out

2/16/13 12:39 PM
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Chareth Cutestory - Check out this street musician:

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=TTdA6VJDCsI
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2/16/13 10:42 PM
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How's the guitar going? I'm diggin the change from guitar to keyboard. I still suck, but not too bad for just starting a few days after Christmas.

What do you think?

 

2/18/13 11:05 PM
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seanster, for less than 2 months I find that crazy impressive!
2/19/13 12:47 AM
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Sounds good Seanster, keep it up. This thread got me back to playing my guitar. Have the callouses back on the fingers and it feels good man. Phone Post
2/19/13 1:03 AM
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theseanster -

How's the guitar going? I'm diggin the change from guitar to keyboard. I still suck, but not too bad for just starting a few days after Christmas.

What do you think?

 

Ill check that out tomorrow.

I think it's time for me to change the strings out. Guitar is going out of time pretty quick and it kinda sounds shitty. I'm hoping that's the problem anyway.

I was moving and my amp fell over now it makes a weird noise when I tap a string. Did I break a tube or something? They are all lot up and it still sounds good but that noise is annoying. Phone Post
2/19/13 2:27 PM
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Thanks guys that means a lot, I'm really down on myself for not being able to get the timing right, but hopefully after a while it gets easier. Also, I totally fail at Cubase! I got a copy with my keyboard and every time i got to record something the effects on my keyboard end up triple in effect...like all of a sudden there's extra chorus, reverb, etc and it throws me off when I play....then I export the wav and I hear no effects...so I have no clue what I'm doing. I think I need a new software that's simpler, for dummies or something.

When I started taking lessons in Jan, my teacher said to make sure I practice with my left hand and I told her, hey I'm left hand dominant because I played on a guitar for 20 years. Then ripped out some notes up and down the keyboard left hand, sounds great. Piano is right hand for melodies, which as you guitarst know.....imagine all of a sudden you are playing guitar with your right hand....that's what it feels like. So I can kind of "piano shred" but it's like I'm re-learning hammer-ons with my right hand. It's weird as hell.

Starting to learn some new floyd songs. Man I love Richard Wright's playing

2/22/13 6:31 PM
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Watch me finger a minor.

 My new song/video is done! Come check it out-metal Video Thread 
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check it out! 

2/23/13 10:23 AM
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Mental I swear one of these days im going to talk you into doing "this love by pantera" but with your own touch.  That would be awesome.

2/23/13 12:13 PM
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Lol, I wouldn't want to shit on dimebag. Phone Post
2/23/13 12:39 PM
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MentaL -  Lol, I wouldn't want to shit on dimebag. Phone Post

damnit cmon man, do your own version

2/23/13 1:47 PM
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edit cause im an idiot.  FML

2/23/13 1:50 PM
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penblwydd hapus and i'll assume its cocaine? 

2/23/13 1:57 PM
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penblwydd hapus and i'll assume its cocaine? 


thanks, i wish it was cocain.  Ill pm you what my family got me.

2/23/13 3:32 PM
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wow I fucked up everything today.  I tried changing out my strings on the strat and now its sounds like shit.  My B and G string sound the exact same and even tune as the same string I have no idea what I did.  I like the les paul better anyway. 

2/23/13 4:22 PM
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wow I fucked up everything today.  I tried changing out my strings on the strat and now its sounds like shit.  My B and G string sound the exact same and even tune as the same string I have no idea what I did.  I like the les paul better anyway. 

Changing strings can be a pain in the ass at first. There are lots of good youtube videos that help.

Are your G and B string both tuned to a G or a B? Plug into your tuner pedal and see what's up. If they are both at G, you need to raise the pitch of your B string until it's at B. If they're both at B you need to lower the pitch of your G string until it's at G Phone Post
2/23/13 4:57 PM
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wow I fucked up everything today.  I tried changing out my strings on the strat and now its sounds like shit.  My B and G string sound the exact same and even tune as the same string I have no idea what I did.  I like the les paul better anyway. 

Changing strings can be a pain in the ass at first. There are lots of good youtube videos that help.

Are your G and B string both tuned to a G or a B? Plug into your tuner pedal and see what's up. If they are both at G, you need to raise the pitch of your B string until it's at B. If they're both at B you need to lower the pitch of your G string until it's at G Phone Post

they are both a B.  Okay im going to lower the pitch of the G and see if that works.  Thanks

2/23/13 5:15 PM
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okay I fixed the strat.  LMAO at my tuning at first I had that thing all fucked up.  I also think I cut the strings to short they only have about 2-3 wraps around the peg.

2/23/13 5:16 PM
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seanster that sounds great dude.  Keep us updated  as you progress.  You are already 50x better on that thing than I am on the guitar. 

2/23/13 7:13 PM
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1300bpm on guitar. Seems legit but looks fake. Not really musical since he plays flight if the bumblebee in 10 seconds but I couldn't imagine the focus it would take. Phone Post
2/23/13 7:23 PM
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okay I fixed the strat.  LMAO at my tuning at first I had that thing all fucked up.  I also think I cut the strings to short they only have about 2-3 wraps around the peg.

When I string I use the 4 finger method . Place your hand vertical at the 12th fret like you are trying to karate chop it and run the string over your 4 stacked fingers to give you a good amount of string. Also "tie" your string to the post to lock it down , video shows what I mean by the tie.

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Ae7HsWFRdYY&feature=youtube_gdata_player Phone Post
2/24/13 7:16 PM
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You guys are doing way too much work to string your guitars.   Here is the proper way to do it. 

2/24/13 7:48 PM
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You guys are doing way too much work to string your guitars.   Here is the proper way to do it. 

Yeah the tie I told takes a whole extra 2 seconds per string to do. Phone Post

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