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Forum: Guitar Techniques Yesterday, 03:39 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 390
Posted By steven seagull
Like other people have said, you can play ANY...

Like other people have said, you can play ANY song with E shape barre chords.
Forum: Musician Talk Yesterday, 06:07 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 315
Posted By steven seagull
Reproducing tones is the least of your worries,...

Reproducing tones is the least of your worries, you need to learn to play the thing first. Even if you have the exact same equipment you'll be sorely disappointed with how little it sounds like the...
Forum: Guitar Techniques 03-25-2015, 05:25 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 453
Posted By steven seagull
In all honesty you're just expecting too much too...

In all honesty you're just expecting too much too soon, 3 months may seem a lot but in reality it's nothing. I didn't even attempt barre chords until around 3 months in, and of course I was t able to...
Forum: Guitar Techniques 03-21-2015, 08:43 AM
Replies: 42
Views: 922
Posted By steven seagull
Have you ever heard of the phrase "the blind...

Have you ever heard of the phrase "the blind leading the blind"?

I understand why you posted the video, and I absolutely understand that you're excited about the progress you've made, but the fact...
Forum: Guitar Techniques 03-21-2015, 06:21 AM
Replies: 42
Views: 922
Posted By steven seagull
I appreciate the intention, but at 2 weeks any...

I appreciate the intention, but at 2 weeks any video anybody makes is just going to be "this is me sucking", it's harsh but it's the truth - we all sucked after just 2 weeks and at that stage nobody...
Forum: Guitar Techniques 03-20-2015, 12:42 PM
Replies: 42
Views: 984
Posted By steven seagull
Scales don't really help with muscle memory as...

Scales don't really help with muscle memory as for any given piece the notes are going to be in a different order - if anything over-drilling scales is counter-productive in that respect as it can be...
Forum: Musician Talk 03-15-2015, 04:49 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 326
Posted By steven seagull
I'm assuming that's badly worded and you didn't...

I'm assuming that's badly worded and you didn't mean that you'd only actually been playing the guitar for 3-4 weeks...
Forum: Guitar Techniques 03-14-2015, 06:15 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 431
Posted By steven seagull
I just have to say, I listened to the piece...

I just have to say, I listened to the piece you're trying to play and in all honesty you're being way over-ambitious...you're probably a year off being able to tackle something like that.

The...
Forum: Musician Talk 03-13-2015, 06:44 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 250
Posted By steven seagull
I'm amazed you found that site as I just googled...

I'm amazed you found that site as I just googled "guitar licks" and it doesn't appear anywhere on the first few pages of results.

Also it's weird how when I looked up the domain registration here...
Forum: Guitar Techniques 03-12-2015, 10:11 AM
Replies: 37
Views: 1,155
Posted By steven seagull
The thing is it was exactly the same back then as...

The thing is it was exactly the same back then as it is now.

Sure resources are a lot easier to come by but at the end of the day nothing's changed. The guitar still won't learn itself, you still...
Forum: Guitar Techniques 03-03-2015, 07:34 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 396
Posted By steven seagull
Hate to be the bringer of bad news but Hess is a...

Hate to be the bringer of bad news but Hess is a hack and his "lessons" are a complete waste of money. Just take it as a lesson learned and don't waste any more money on his crap.
Forum: Musician Talk 03-03-2015, 07:30 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 568
Posted By steven seagull
Why on earth would you bring modes into this?...

Why on earth would you bring modes into this? They're utterly irrelevant to the question and referring to them adds nothing to answering the original post.

:facepalm:
Forum: Guitar Techniques 02-27-2015, 09:13 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 315
Posted By steven seagull
In fairness everyone else gave pretty good...

In fairness everyone else gave pretty good advice, but it was all mainly "go see a doctor!"
Forum: Musician Talk 02-27-2015, 09:08 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 358
Posted By steven seagull
Moved to MT

Moved to MT
Forum: Musician Talk 02-26-2015, 05:47 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 986
Posted By steven seagull
You need to put your guitar down, believe it or...

You need to put your guitar down, believe it or not.

The thing is, your guitar doesn't play music - you do. That means it doesn't really matter how many scales, patterns or licks you know if there's...
Forum: Guitar Techniques 02-25-2015, 06:59 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 315
Posted By steven seagull
There's little pont asking here, I doubt many of...

There's little pont asking here, I doubt many of the members have any medical qualifications and hearsay or anecdotal advice could potentially be helpful or equally damaging.

If you're worried about...
Forum: Electric Guitar 02-25-2015, 06:23 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 277
Posted By steven seagull
The whole point of having different guitars is...

The whole point of having different guitars is that they sound different - you've just described the exact qualities that both those types of guitar are known for, they're pretty much polar opposites...
Forum: Guitar Techniques 02-24-2015, 04:42 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 695
Posted By steven seagull
Just remember how music works, you shouldn't be...

Just remember how music works, you shouldn't be looking at the guitar and thinking "right, make me some music". It should always be you with an idea in your head first, then you go to the guitar and...
Forum: Electric Guitar 02-17-2015, 12:07 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 314
Posted By steven seagull
The main point of rack gear is that it's all the...

The main point of rack gear is that it's all the same size so different components can be mounted together in the same case, making it easy to box up and transport and also quick to set up and...
Forum: Guitar Gear & Accessories 02-15-2015, 10:55 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 420
Posted By steven seagull
The problem is you're kind of putting the cart...

The problem is you're kind of putting the cart before the horse. Pickups aren't exackty cheap and you need to be absolutely certain of the problem you're looking to solve with them. However you're...
Forum: Guitar Gear & Accessories 02-14-2015, 06:14 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 420
Posted By steven seagull
Really the first thing you need to do is get used...

Really the first thing you need to do is get used to working with the pickups you've got - you can't make an informed decision on whether or not to upgrade and if so with what until you know what the...
Forum: Musician Talk 02-09-2015, 02:31 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 355
Posted By steven seagull
Moved to MT

Moved to MT
Forum: Guitar Techniques 02-08-2015, 06:51 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,012
Posted By steven seagull
In fairness he is posted this thread after...

In fairness he is posted this thread after already being warned for an earlier one so it was a second yellow, not a straight red :) if you're wondering what he originally posted its copied pretty...
Forum: Guitar Techniques 02-08-2015, 09:12 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 517
Posted By steven seagull
In the time it's taken to resurrect this thread...

In the time it's taken to resurrect this thread Take That have managed to reform, split up and reform again.
Forum: Guitar Techniques 02-07-2015, 04:52 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 481
Posted By steven seagull
Yeah barring at the first fret is a right pain....

Yeah barring at the first fret is a right pain. Best thing to do is practice your barres further up the neck as the fretting's easier there. As you get better at the technique you can gradually move...
Forum: Guitar Techniques 02-07-2015, 04:46 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,012
Posted By steven seagull
then you won't be needing access to the forums...

then you won't be needing access to the forums will you? :)
Forum: Guitar Techniques 02-07-2015, 04:37 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 495
Posted By steven seagull
rant thread

rant thread
Forum: Guitar Techniques 02-07-2015, 04:36 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 313
Posted By steven seagull
oh ffs not this crap again

oh ffs not this crap again
Forum: Guitar Techniques 02-05-2015, 03:27 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 540
Posted By steven seagull
I've highlighted the bit in bold because that may...

I've highlighted the bit in bold because that may be why you're struggling. Guitar isn't a visual thing, it's aural - good players don't learn by looking at people's hands, they learn by listening....
Forum: Electric Guitar 02-03-2015, 11:02 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 352
Posted By steven seagull
If you want it to be clean then you don't want to...

If you want it to be clean then you don't want to be in distortion mode.

Also try positions 2 and 4 on the pickup selector as they arguably sound best for clean tones.
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