#1
Saw this youtube video earlier:
Not entirely sure how I got to this video but that's not important.

At around 0:23, he doesn't seem to be picking, just holding that thing on the strings, sounds sort of like playing a cello

What is that? I'm kind of intrigued to get one..
Gear:
- ESP LTD MH-50
- Strandberg OS 7
- A cheap fender strat knock-off not worth naming
- Garageband
- Boss GT-1
- Potato
#2
That's an eBow.
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