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Forum: Musician Talk 11-19-2014, 09:38 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 373
Posted By ouchies
Instead of visualizing your fretboard in a scalar...

Instead of visualizing your fretboard in a scalar fashion, try viewing it as clusters of chords. It's similar to CAGED but has more flavor as you can view other chords in the same keys.

I do the...
Forum: Musician Talk 11-18-2014, 02:46 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 259
Posted By ouchies
That's weird :haha:

That's weird :haha:
Forum: Musician Talk 11-18-2014, 11:50 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 259
Posted By ouchies
No, it's all really subjective. But I guess the...

No, it's all really subjective. But I guess the one thing that might be universal is being "in time". Even though the definition of "in time" depends on who you are playing with.

I would just copy...
Forum: Musician Talk 11-17-2014, 10:50 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 228
Posted By ouchies
I've noticed that musically, I open up and become...

I've noticed that musically, I open up and become a lot more creative after taking a break. But on the other hand, my technique, particularly my picking technique is much worse.
Forum: Musician Talk 11-11-2014, 04:55 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 196
Posted By ouchies
I think the best way is to listen to your heroes...

I think the best way is to listen to your heroes and steal their vocabulary.

For blues, I started the same way everyone started. By stealing from:

BB (stole a lot), Albert (a little less), Freddie...
Forum: Musician Talk 11-11-2014, 09:39 AM
Replies: 105
Views: 1,882
Posted By ouchies
Jerry, we're on the same page. I don't know if I...

Jerry, we're on the same page. I don't know if I articulated my stance well enough but I do agree that two things are going on, the actual physics of sound and our perception of it.
Forum: Musician Talk 11-11-2014, 09:37 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 274
Posted By ouchies
We're just arguing semantics here. I understand...

We're just arguing semantics here. I understand what you are saying, and I do not disagree.

"Based off of" is not defined in music theory, it does not mean root. So there is really no right or wrong...
Forum: Musician Talk 11-10-2014, 05:28 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 274
Posted By ouchies
Yeah I see where the confusion is. To me all the...

Yeah I see where the confusion is. To me all the notes are important for defining the chord, except maybe the fifth.

So when I hear, a note the chord is based off of, then I imagine any of those...
Forum: Musician Talk 11-10-2014, 04:59 PM
Replies: 105
Views: 1,882
Posted By ouchies
Feeling thing. Ok, if our definitions don't line...

Feeling thing. Ok, if our definitions don't line up then there is no point in discussing that.

Tone thing. I think this is going to be a dead end argument too. I think we are split here because you...
Forum: Musician Talk 11-10-2014, 04:35 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 274
Posted By ouchies
I think Will Lane meant to say, "is a note...

I think Will Lane meant to say, "is a note the chord is based off of."
Forum: Musician Talk 11-10-2014, 04:30 PM
Replies: 105
Views: 1,882
Posted By ouchies
Oh okay. Yeah I agree with you, I think. The...

Oh okay. Yeah I agree with you, I think.

The whole "effect" argument.. I don't know if I'm reading this right. But if it has to do with how a sound is making a human feel, then that doesn't make...
Forum: Musician Talk 11-10-2014, 03:36 PM
Replies: 105
Views: 1,882
Posted By ouchies
My point was that those are obvious truths and I...

My point was that those are obvious truths and I don't see the real argument.

Edit: This sounds aggressive but that was not my intention.
Forum: Musician Talk 11-10-2014, 02:25 PM
Replies: 105
Views: 1,882
Posted By ouchies
So you are basically saying: All math as we know...

So you are basically saying:

All math as we know is born only of logic that our minds can understand.

&

All music as well as theory is born of sounds that we can hear.
Forum: Musician Talk 11-10-2014, 12:11 PM
Replies: 47
Views: 927
Posted By ouchies
yes

yes
Forum: Musician Talk 11-10-2014, 11:25 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 295
Posted By ouchies
For me, I'm always trying new things when I...

For me, I'm always trying new things when I practice.

I measure progression by being able to use these new "things" in an effortless way when I play live.
Forum: Musician Talk 11-10-2014, 11:23 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 779
Posted By ouchies
I'm INTP. When I was younger I was into abstract...

I'm INTP.

When I was younger I was into abstract and technical stuff, as a typical INTP would be. Lots of progressive metal, jazz, etc.

As I'm maturing I'm getting more and more into groove/fusion....
Forum: Musician Talk 11-07-2014, 03:53 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 718
Posted By ouchies
For me, I tend to play in keys that allow me to...

For me, I tend to play in keys that allow me to use open strings because it opens up my playing.

I do feel like sharp keys tend to make the guitar resonate a little more, especially on my acoustic....
Forum: Musician Talk 11-06-2014, 01:24 PM
Replies: 103
Views: 2,058
Posted By ouchies
As far as usefulness goes, that is totally...

As far as usefulness goes, that is totally subjective.

So one thing that comes to mind when thinking about science and music is the physics behind generating sounds. Harmonic overtone series,...
Forum: Musician Talk 11-05-2014, 05:54 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 393
Posted By ouchies
Yeah I think of Sco as a fusion/funk guy vs Joe...

Yeah I think of Sco as a fusion/funk guy vs Joe as a straight jazz guy.

I prefer Sco's playing. It's all about the pocket.
Forum: Musician Talk 11-05-2014, 05:53 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 550
Posted By ouchies
I've jammed with some musicians who are like...

I've jammed with some musicians who are like that. It helps if you can get him to repeat whatever he is playing so you can figure out how you should play over it.
Forum: Musician Talk 11-05-2014, 05:51 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 309
Posted By ouchies
Yeah I agree. Also knowing the notes on the...

Yeah I agree.

Also knowing the notes on the fretboard and being able to sight-read are two different skills.

I think the former is a requisite to becoming a good guitar player, not so much the...
Forum: Musician Talk 10-30-2014, 03:59 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 807
Posted By ouchies
I tend to be into feel music. That is all the...

I tend to be into feel music.

That is all the musicians that are playing are listening closely to one another and playing tastefully.
Forum: Musician Talk 10-30-2014, 03:56 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 401
Posted By ouchies
Don't be picky and just make a band with people...

Don't be picky and just make a band with people you like.

As you play shows you will meet other musicians and if they like you and think you are good they will hit you up.
Forum: Musician Talk 10-30-2014, 03:55 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 464
Posted By ouchies
Have fun and don't stop practicing on your own.

Have fun and don't stop practicing on your own.
Forum: Musician Talk 10-30-2014, 03:53 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 459
Posted By ouchies
Lol agreed.

Lol agreed.
Forum: Musician Talk 10-30-2014, 03:52 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 801
Posted By ouchies
Now a days I either: Learn a song/solo/dissect...

Now a days I either:

Learn a song/solo/dissect it. Kind of all happens at the same time.

Just play music.

I barely ever worry about technique anymore. When I used to practice scales and licks my...
Forum: Musician Talk 10-30-2014, 03:47 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 391
Posted By ouchies
It's not rocket science, but you have some ground...

It's not rocket science, but you have some ground to cover but you'll learn really quickly if you can practice every day.

How I would start is by learning some theory:

Try to learn how to build...
Forum: Musician Talk 10-30-2014, 03:33 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 375
Posted By ouchies
Playing with competent bands and musicians has...

Playing with competent bands and musicians has developed my ear more than most training has.

I encourage you to use ear training exercises, but go out and play with musicians and your ear will...
Forum: Musician Talk 04-28-2014, 06:24 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 300
Posted By ouchies
As you learn arpeggios and scales you will learn...

As you learn arpeggios and scales you will learn the notes on the fretboard.

Edit: Quick elaboration. You learn learning a C major arpeggio up and down the fretboard will let you know where all the...
Forum: Musician Talk 04-25-2013, 11:06 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 404
Posted By ouchies
yes

yes
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