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Forum: Electric Guitar Today, 03:22 PM
Replies: 0
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Posted By krm27
Info/opinions on Fernandes guitars?

I was curious about getting a Fernandes guitar with sustainer, but I am not really wanting to buy a mediocre build quality guitar with sustainer. I have an Epiphone G400 with some build quality...
Forum: Guitar Techniques 04-17-2014, 02:30 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 442
Posted By krm27
I am self-taught, so I might be using wrong or...

I am self-taught, so I might be using wrong or bad tricks. However, what I have found is that if I memorize one phrase, then another, then try to play them together, I inevitably stumble at the...
Forum: Musician Talk 04-17-2014, 02:18 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 205
Posted By krm27
Well, I was singing the song today and noticed a...

Well, I was singing the song today and noticed a couple things. The D to Am move at the outset is the same as GNR's Sweet Child of Mine. I could see some other parallels, though not perfect. I...
Forum: Singing & Vocals 04-17-2014, 01:58 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 80
Posted By krm27
Thanks. I figure if I am able to hear that the...

Thanks. I figure if I am able to hear that the melodic line is correct, in relation to itself, then I'm learning to space my intervals correctly, and this should help me sing the song in any key...
Forum: Singing & Vocals 04-16-2014, 04:26 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 80
Posted By krm27
Can singing out of key still help me improve?

Sorry, this may be a confusing issue, but let me explain:

I have a long drive to and from work, and lately I've been using that time to practice singing. I've been playing guitar for over 2 years,...
Forum: Singing & Vocals 04-16-2014, 04:10 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 452
Posted By krm27
THIS. Sing as you play. Sing as you tune your...

THIS. Sing as you play. Sing as you tune your guitar. Echo your guitar riffs with your voice. LISTEN to your voice objectively, hear where you are missing the notes, and correct yourself. You...
Forum: Musician Talk 04-16-2014, 03:56 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 157
Posted By krm27
It may be more basic than what you want, but...

It may be more basic than what you want, but Guitar Aerobics by Troy Nelson is good for what it offers, seven technical skills which you work on over the course of a year. One of those is sweep...
Forum: Musician Talk 04-16-2014, 03:47 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 205
Posted By krm27
This is sort of the opposite of my approach. I...

This is sort of the opposite of my approach. I assume that, with analysis and comparison to other works that evoke a similar emotional response, we learn why things "work."

I am not ruling out...
Forum: Guitar Techniques 04-14-2014, 04:25 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 348
Posted By krm27
reverb: Thanks, I'll consider this... It's a...

reverb:

Thanks, I'll consider this... It's a bit daunting since most solos go by so fast I am highly doubtful of my ability to workout a solo by ear. Or it'll take forever, like a Slash solo....
Forum: Musician Talk 04-14-2014, 04:21 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 205
Posted By krm27
Analyzing what is going on with chords in Flagpole Sitta?

I was just learning this alt rock / grunge song over the weekend. It may be my favorite of this particular type of song, even though it's a bit of a one hit wonder. Very much in the same vein (IMO)...
Forum: Guitar Techniques 04-14-2014, 03:33 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 348
Posted By krm27
The importance of lick-learning?

I've played about 2.5 years without learning any licks (well, I got the intro to Down on the Corner and Sweet Child O' Mine, and that's about it). I have focused on chords, music theory, and some...
Forum: Musician Talk 04-10-2014, 02:44 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 283
Posted By krm27
Dramarama's Anything Anything; Cracker's Teen...

Dramarama's Anything Anything; Cracker's Teen Angst or Low; Weezer has a few; Nine Inch Nails; REM; Nirvana; Cake; Everclear; Social Distortion; Red Hot Chili Peppers; Harvey Danger had a good grunge...
Forum: Guitar Techniques 04-08-2014, 04:32 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 204
Posted By krm27
I believe the way you do this relies, in part, on...

I believe the way you do this relies, in part, on understanding the relationship between the last chord of the first progression (for example, verse progression) and the first chord of the next...
Forum: Electric Guitar 04-07-2014, 12:46 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 316
Posted By krm27
As a clarification, I was not talking about...

As a clarification, I was not talking about buying new. I find good deals on used stuff that seems to be holding value. A used Gibson or Fender that goes for the bottom end of the "going rate"...
Forum: The Pit 04-06-2014, 11:43 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 471
Posted By krm27
Two in one day? Is that a record? What's my...

Two in one day? Is that a record? What's my prize? Is the UG or Short Attention Span Theatre Forum?

If it's too long to read, and you suck at skimming to the good bits, then move on. Those who...
Forum: Electric Guitar 04-06-2014, 06:22 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 316
Posted By krm27
Let's talk about GAS ... and taxes?

Sorry if there's a dedicated thread for this (if there isn't, maybe there should be).

I've been having GAS bad for the last couple months, finally bought a PRS McCarty for over $1k. It plays really...
Forum: Musician Talk 04-06-2014, 06:07 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 437
Posted By krm27
Good catch. Ken

Good catch.

Ken
Forum: The Pit 04-06-2014, 06:06 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 722
Posted By krm27
If you are a speed typer, like me, it does not...

If you are a speed typer, like me, it does not take long to write a long post. I type about as fast as I can speak, sometimes faster. What's that, 5-10 minutes? That does not seem like a long time...
Forum: The Pit 04-06-2014, 05:58 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 722
Posted By krm27
You aren't supposed to quit before you finish it....

You aren't supposed to quit before you finish it. I was smoking the whole time I read the book, that's what you are supposed to do.

Ken
Forum: The Pit 04-06-2014, 05:57 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 722
Posted By krm27
Uh....this would make sense if I wrote or sold...

Uh....this would make sense if I wrote or sold the book, but I did not and do not. I don't make any money if you buy it. I excuse your confusion since my original post was so long, probably you...
Forum: The Pit 04-06-2014, 05:38 PM
Replies: 12,315
Views: 237,601
Posted By krm27
Kerouac's On the Road, good for musical /...

Kerouac's On the Road, good for musical / rhythmic pacing of language, and generally honest book about life.

Ken
Forum: The Pit 04-06-2014, 05:32 PM
Replies: 77
Views: 2,117
Posted By krm27
I like the observation. I never thought of a...

I like the observation. I never thought of a kiwi as a berry. Cool connection.

Ken
Forum: The Pit 04-06-2014, 05:29 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 451
Posted By krm27
Hmmm... I wonder what demographic UG comprises,...

Hmmm... I wonder what demographic UG comprises, that these are my responses... Lol...

Ken

p.s. The stop smoking book was a 100% success for me, I was just passing it on, good karma, if people...
Forum: The Pit 04-06-2014, 03:18 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 451
Posted By krm27
US Thought about running for President of USA...

I know it's a ludicrous notion for a nobody, but I thought of this interesting angle which honestly, if I were a voter, might make me seriously consider a nobody...here it is:

You guarantee that, if...
Forum: Electric Guitar 04-06-2014, 02:55 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 423
Posted By krm27
Well, I went through this process myself. First,...

Well, I went through this process myself.

First, got Ibanez Acoustic/Electric steel string to cover both acoustic & electric.
But it really sucked for electric.
Then got Epiphone G400 for electric,...
Forum: Musician Talk 04-06-2014, 01:58 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 437
Posted By krm27
I don't get it...if it's vertical diagram of...

I don't get it...if it's vertical diagram of fretboard, it looks like you are only covering 10 frets... wouldn't you need to cover at least 12 to be comprehensive for any fretboard system?

Ken
Forum: Electric Guitar 04-03-2014, 03:51 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 633
Posted By krm27
Dude, if you are just learning to play, quit...

Dude, if you are just learning to play, quit spending $$$ on $500+ guitars. I'd suggest:

- Epiphone Dot Studio semihollow (used for under $200)
- Vox AC4C1 all tube amp ($250 or so)

The...
Forum: The Pit 04-03-2014, 03:03 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 722
Posted By krm27
The ABSOLUTE best way to quit smoking!

First, I have absolutely no affiliation with the guy who came up with this method, I am posting this only because I am pissed by all the crappy quit-smoking stuff that is circulating -- ecigs,...
Forum: Guitar Techniques 04-03-2014, 02:34 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 335
Posted By krm27
Thanks for responses. I realize, looking back,...

Thanks for responses. I realize, looking back, this is just sort of a statement like "ARGH!!!!" because I know what I should be doing to practice more efficiently and learn the guitar techniques I...
Forum: New Members Q&A Forum 04-02-2014, 08:17 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 249
Posted By krm27
Looks kind of like a...

Looks kind of like a RadioStar:

http://www.lospennato.com/instruments2/30-products/instruments/118-radiostar

Ken
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