#1
I play loads of Slipknot/DevilDriver/Machinehead but now I need something new, in terms of real heavy metal bands that play in drop B my knowlege is very limited, im using 13-53 gauge strings so nothing above say CF#BEG#C#.
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#2
i know that muse isn't in the field ur looking into, but they have a song called 'citizen erased' which is played with a 7 string. its tuned something like AADDGBE but u could tune everything down 3 semitones to play it F#-F#-B-B-E-G#-C#
#3
Quote by riffmerchant
I play loads of Slipknot/DevilDriver/Machinehead but now I need something new, in terms of real heavy metal bands that play in drop B my knowlege is very limited, im using 13-53 gauge strings so nothing above say CF#BEG#C#.



xD


OT, most death metal songs and such are not in drop, but in standard tunings.
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#4
In flames have a number of songs played in A tuning.
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#7
yeah almost all amon amarth songs are in b. trivium's new cd is played on a 7 string but you can play it on a 6 droped to b. carcass plays alot in drop b it's michael amott's old band he's from arch enemy so you know it's DAMN HEAVY. kataklysm plays in drop b.
Last edited by ticklemeasian at Mar 21, 2009,
#8
Nile.

Quote by ticklemeasian
kataklysm plays in drop b.


Kataklysm plays in B Standard on 6 strings.
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a2m/gape/murder/suicide/farrakhan/braziliancakefarts/bugera
Last edited by no.mop at Mar 22, 2009,
#11
Nile. Do it. That right thar is some brutal stuff.
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#12
Quote by Hadeed
i know that muse isn't in the field ur looking into, but they have a song called 'citizen erased' which is played with a 7 string. its tuned something like AADDGBE but u could tune everything down 3 semitones to play it F#-F#-B-B-E-G#-C#

pretty sure citizen erased is played with a 6 string in drop a... but hey, maybe im wrong. either way, +1
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#13
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Nile. Do it. That right thar is some brutal stuff.

Yesyesyesyesyes.
Probs the best music you can find in a drop tuning.
Better than Slapknut.
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