#1
i'm currently learning joe satriani's "day at the beach."

i don't know if joe played it like this, but i have no chance without something to mute strings from ringing out due to all the same-fret tapping. what could i use to mute those strings? i've already tried paper, a credit card, and a few other things. the credit card worked best, but the A string still rang out.

tl;dr - how do i make the strings shut up.
#5
You make them shut up with good technique. Check out this vid featuring Yngwi- I mean Snorla- I mean Michael Romeo.
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=YHgg3Eq63JA
Then there's this band called Slice The Cake...

Bunch of faggots putting random riffs together and calling it "progressive" deathcore.
Stupid name.
Probably picked "for teh lulz"

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