Acoustic Lou
Registered User
Join date: Jan 2013
21 IQ
#1
In this video , The Edge is playing with what looks like a small brass slide.

At 2:32 he’s using it like a slide, and yet at 3:24 it’s more like a ring as he plays regular notes with his fingertip.

It seems unique in that it’s so small, and I'm wondering what it’s called and if anyone has used one.
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String Theory
Join date: Oct 2007
183 IQ
#2
Google Slide Ring for guitar and you'll get hits like so,
http://peacelandmusic.com/mringorder.php
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Acoustic Lou
Registered User
Join date: Jan 2013
21 IQ
#3
Awesome, thanks.

I'd gone through half a dozen sites on types of slides and the history of slides and found no mention of it.

And funny how it's called a slide ring when I described it as looking like a ring.