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Forum: Musician Talk 08-30-2014, 11:16 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 762
Posted By AlanHB
^^^ Excellent. Thankyou.

^^^ Excellent. Thankyou.
Forum: Musician Talk 08-30-2014, 10:38 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 762
Posted By AlanHB
It's really hard to give any consideration to...

It's really hard to give any consideration to your arguments when you say negative things like this.

Try a different approach.
Forum: Musician Talk 08-29-2014, 09:33 PM
Replies: 92
Views: 1,443
Posted By AlanHB
Some is good, some is bad. The worst examples...

Some is good, some is bad. The worst examples usually ignore melody in favour of speed.

Scarified is one of my favs
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=9YaBShFW0co
Forum: Musician Talk 08-29-2014, 11:56 AM
Replies: 33
Views: 663
Posted By AlanHB
I've heard it used with both positive and...

I've heard it used with both positive and negative connotations. To me it makes sense if playing "out of key" is simply that, playing notes not from the key.
Forum: Musician Talk 08-29-2014, 01:37 AM
Replies: 33
Views: 663
Posted By AlanHB
Playing "out of key" usually refers to...

Playing "out of key" usually refers to playing non-diatonic notes and using accidentals.

Playing "in key" usually refers to playing only diatonic notes and not using accidentals.
Forum: Musician Talk 08-28-2014, 05:26 AM
Replies: 38
Views: 762
Posted By AlanHB
I don't agree that I have constantly moving goal...

I don't agree that I have constantly moving goal posts. I simply asked for evidence that the bands played mostly covers with a sprinkling of originals and you linked to to albums and setlists with...
Forum: Musician Talk 08-27-2014, 04:26 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 762
Posted By AlanHB
Sorry Cajun but your links aren't supporting your...

Sorry Cajun but your links aren't supporting your argument. This is kind of interesting though:



Let's talk about that band. What was the spread of covers/originals in that band? You'll probably...
Forum: Musician Talk 08-27-2014, 07:45 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 164
Posted By AlanHB
Post it here buddy...

Post it here buddy http://www.ultimate-guitar.com/forum/forumdisplay.php?f=40

Nobody is replying because this is a music theory forum. That and you have not asked a question.
Forum: Musician Talk 08-27-2014, 04:48 AM
Replies: 38
Views: 762
Posted By AlanHB
^^^ Wiki is full of crap. The question wasn't...

^^^ Wiki is full of crap.

The question wasn't "how many covers were on their first albums", the question was how many of these bands played primarily covers with a "sprinkling of originals".

In the...
Forum: Musician Talk 08-27-2014, 03:13 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 471
Posted By AlanHB
I find that usually doing songs note-for-note is...

I find that usually doing songs note-for-note is out of the question due to the lack of a keyboard or string orchestra in the band.
Forum: Musician Talk 08-27-2014, 03:11 AM
Replies: 38
Views: 762
Posted By AlanHB
It could be that Seven Nation Army overshadowed...

It could be that Seven Nation Army overshadowed the rest of it because it was a worldwide hit, had millions of dollars put into advertising it and the audience actually knows it.

If this is the...
Forum: Musician Talk 08-26-2014, 10:48 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 762
Posted By AlanHB
Well lets consider this with Cajundaddy's...

Well lets consider this with Cajundaddy's statement:



Feel free to cite your source mate. I would like to hear the part where A&R reps went to watch cover bands to discover original bands.

You've...
Forum: Musician Talk 08-26-2014, 10:23 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 471
Posted By AlanHB
I think we're actually playing to different...

I think we're actually playing to different markets. I say this because you state (bolded for emphasis):



Firstly those artists you quoted rarely played their own songs the same way live. Lots of...
Forum: Musician Talk 08-26-2014, 01:11 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 115
Posted By AlanHB
Suggest a song thread.

Suggest a song thread.
Forum: Musician Talk 08-25-2014, 01:53 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 471
Posted By AlanHB
I disagree. A cover band is paid to keep people...

I disagree. A cover band is paid to keep people on the dance floor, and people dance to music that they know. Your job is to make the songs as close to the originals becuase the venue cannot afford...
Forum: Musician Talk 08-25-2014, 08:35 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 471
Posted By AlanHB
Well people are paying to hear the same songs...

Well people are paying to hear the same songs from the albums. If you mess with them too much they don't like it.
Forum: Musician Talk 08-25-2014, 07:05 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 471
Posted By AlanHB
If I'm being paid to play a cover, I'll stick as...

If I'm being paid to play a cover, I'll stick as close as practicable to the original.

There are times where this isn't appropriate however, for example if the original song had a prominent keyboard...
Forum: Musician Talk 08-24-2014, 08:16 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 633
Posted By AlanHB
We've had this thread before. It affects each...

We've had this thread before. It affects each person differently.

Practically speaking though it is not recommended as stoned guys generally are not helpful to have as band mates.
Forum: Musician Talk 08-24-2014, 06:56 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 461
Posted By AlanHB
Thanks!

Thanks!
Forum: Musician Talk 08-24-2014, 06:16 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 461
Posted By AlanHB
^^^ Well said dude! Hey would you mind fixing my...

^^^ Well said dude! Hey would you mind fixing my spelling mistake in your sig? (Remember, not Rememeber)

I see it every day and cringe a little.
Forum: Musician Talk 08-24-2014, 06:02 AM
Replies: 38
Views: 762
Posted By AlanHB
I'm behind this statement 100%. If you're an...

I'm behind this statement 100%. If you're an original band play originals. Put the time into writing more songs if you don't have enough songs. Write better songs if the audience doesn't like your...
Forum: Musician Talk 08-24-2014, 03:55 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 278
Posted By AlanHB
^^^ Hi Kimi. I'd personally take it to your local...

^^^ Hi Kimi. I'd personally take it to your local guitar shop and get the guitar checked out. I agree with clifhopper, just because it's really hard to break the low E string. I don't think I've ever...
Forum: Musician Talk 08-23-2014, 06:40 PM
Replies: 91
Views: 3,422
Posted By AlanHB
In the insurance world what is the criteria that...

In the insurance world what is the criteria that you have to meet to be a "rock star"?
Forum: Musician Talk 08-22-2014, 07:07 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 642
Posted By AlanHB
Today I played the minor scale and I was like...

Today I played the minor scale and I was like "woah I also played 7 unique one note scales at the same time....I wonder how many other scales I just played". But then I realised that it was really...
Forum: Musician Talk 08-22-2014, 06:32 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 365
Posted By AlanHB
What game can you play whilst doing scales on a...

What game can you play whilst doing scales on a guitar? (inb4 Rocksmith)


Otherwise TS it's good that you are learning and practising scales. However you should also be applying your scale knowledge...
Forum: Musician Talk 08-21-2014, 06:19 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 642
Posted By AlanHB
376. Thankyou for your enquiry and I hope that...

376. Thankyou for your enquiry and I hope that this makes you a better musician.
Forum: Musician Talk 08-21-2014, 06:44 AM
Replies: 128
Views: 1,794
Posted By AlanHB
Understood, but nobody understands your method...

Understood, but nobody understands your method because it's your own one and nobody uses it except you.




I didn't say that you shouldn't voice your own point of view earlier, only that nobody...
Forum: Musician Talk 08-21-2014, 04:43 AM
Replies: 128
Views: 1,794
Posted By AlanHB
That's ok, but you can understand that as that is...

That's ok, but you can understand that as that is not the way it actually works it will lead to a lot of confusion.



That's interesting. What IS dorian to you?
Forum: Musician Talk 08-21-2014, 04:12 AM
Replies: 128
Views: 1,794
Posted By AlanHB
I think I confuse your naming system [full...

I think I confuse your naming system [full stop].

If we had a progression in D dorian that went:

Dm - G x forever

Would you say that this is in the key of C?

I ask this because you're making...
Forum: Musician Talk 08-20-2014, 11:08 PM
Replies: 128
Views: 1,794
Posted By AlanHB
Well I like to think we mix it up a little with...

Well I like to think we mix it up a little with some active aggressive stuff too.
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