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#1
Something like this was done a few months back, but I can't find it

So I'll make a new one!

If you are like me, you'd be interested to see what UGers play.

Just answer the questions and leave comments where you want

TEST

GEAR TEST

What was your first guitar?

What is your guitar of choice nowadays?

How much would you say you have spent on your rig?

Distortion or Overdrive?

Name 3 FX you like to use.

PLAYING TEST

How long have you been playing guitar?

Can you tap?

Can you alternate pick?

Can you use harmonics easily?

Can you pick scrape?

Barred or Open chords?

Do you utilise Feedback in your playing?

If you could play like anyone on the guitar, then who would it be?

Do you know theory?

MISC TEST

Can you sing?

Can you sing while playing guitar?

Can you sing while playing lead?

What are your top 3 music genres for playing music?

Do you write your own songs? If so, how many?

Name three well known songs below your skill level that you can play.

Name three well known songs that are currently at your playing level.

Name three well known songs you would like to learn?

How long would you give yourself to learn these songs?

Anything you wanna say before you go?


Just copy and paste it and take the test!
#2
GEAR TEST

What was your first guitar?

Some little first act thing

What is your guitar of choice nowadays?

I play Bass, Epiphone Thunderbird

How much would you say you have spent on your rig?

Maybe up to a little over $1000 but most of it I have accumulated from my parents over christmas and birthdays

Distortion or Overdrive?

Overdrive

Name 3 FX you like to use.

Don't use too many effects

PLAYING TEST

How long have you been playing guitar?

Bass for a year and 8 months and guitar for 8 months

Can you tap?

lol. no

Can you alternate pick?

idk what that is

Can you use harmonics easily?

Not really

Can you pick scrape?

Of course, who can't?

Barred or Open chords?

I can't really do barre chords but I like the sound a lot more

Do you utilise Feedback in your playing?

As in like the really loud screech or advice?

If you could play like anyone on the guitar, then who would it be?

Probably Joe Satriani on guitar and Matt Freeman on bass

Do you know theory?

A little

MISC TEST

Can you sing?

I wish

Can you sing while playing guitar?

I can't sing...

Can you sing while playing lead?

I SAID I CANT SING!

What are your top 3 music genres for playing music?

Blues on guitar and Ska and Punk on bass.

Do you write your own songs? If so, how many?

Nope

Name three well known songs below your skill level that you can play.

Idk

Name three well known songs that are currently at your playing level.

Not sure

Name three well known songs you would like to learn?

idk

How long would you give yourself to learn these songs?

idk

Anything you wanna say before you go?

Yeah, I got a little lazy towards the end.
BRIGHT LIGHTS PUT ME IN A TRANCE.
but it aint house music that makes me want to dance.
#3
TEST

GEAR TEST

What was your first guitar?
Squier Telecaster

What is your guitar of choice nowadays?
Ibanez Presitge RGT220

How much would you say you have spent on your rig?
A lot. About £2000

Distortion or Overdrive?
Both (not at the same time obviously, that's just crap..)

Name 3 FX you like to use.
Phaser, Delay, Tremelo

PLAYING TEST

How long have you been playing guitar?
About 3 or 4 years

Can you tap?
Yes

Can you alternate pick?
Yes

Can you use harmonics easily?
Yes

Can you pick scrape?
Yes

Barred or Open chords?
Both

Do you utilise Feedback in your playing?
Nope, I bought a Noise Supressor

If you could play like anyone on the guitar, then who would it be?
Joe Satriani

Do you know theory?
Yes

MISC TEST

Can you sing?
Kinda

Can you sing while playing guitar?
Yes

Can you sing while playing lead?
Kinda

What are your top 3 music genres for playing music?
Metal/Progressive/Grunge

Do you write your own songs? If so, how many?
Yes, a lot

Name three well known songs below your skill level that you can play.
Master of Puppets - Metallica
Vicarious - Tool
ALive - Pearl Jam

Name three well known songs that are currently at your playing level.
Always With me, Always With You - Joe satriani (My GCSE peice )
All Along the Watchtower, Voodoo Chile - Jimi Hendrix

Name three well known songs you would like to learn?
Brothers in Arms - Dire Straights
Layla (Acoustic Version) - Clapton
Sultans of Swing - Dire STraights

How long would you give yourself to learn these songs?
No idea

Anything you wanna say before you go?
Meh
#4
GEAR TEST

What was your first guitar? Squire Fat Strat

What is your guitar of choice nowadays? fat strat, I'm working on that tho

How much would you say you have spent on your rig? $370

Distortion or Overdrive? Overdrive

Name 3 FX you like to use. Chorus, Delay, Flanger

PLAYING TEST

How long have you been playing guitar? 1 year

Can you tap? sort of

Can you alternate pick? yes

Can you use harmonics easily? Naturals are fine, I'm working on pinch harmonics

Can you pick scrape? yes

Barred or Open chords? both

Do you utilise Feedback in your playing? no, good idea tho

If you could play like anyone on the guitar, then who would it be? Alexi Laiho or Dave Mustaine probably

Do you know theory? no,- but I'm open to learning

MISC TEST

Can you sing? not really

Can you sing while playing guitar? never tried

Can you sing while playing lead? never tried

What are your top 3 music genres for playing music? Hard rock, Power metal, thrash metal

Do you write your own songs? If so, how many? not yet

Name three well known songs below your skill level that you can play. Paranoid, smells like teen spirit, theme to metalocalypse

Name three well known songs that are currently at your playing level. I'm mostly learning small metal riffs instead of whole songs

Name three well known songs you would like to learn? Children of Bodm- Hate Me Dragonforce- Through the Fire and Flames Symphony X- Damnation Game

How long would you give yourself to learn these songs? 60 years

Anything you wanna say before you go? nope
" What do I say to an Atheist who sneezes? "Uh, when you die nothing happens"?- Dane Cook
#5
TEST

GEAR TEST

What was your first guitar? Ibanez GAX 30

What is your guitar of choice nowadays? Same, I only have one.

How much would you say you have spent on your rig? £135+£50+£70=£255

Distortion or Overdrive? I don't know the difference...

Name 3 FX you like to use. Distortion, pretty much it. I like messing around with chorus though.

PLAYING TEST

How long have you been playing guitar? About a year.

Can you tap? Not very well

Can you alternate pick? Yeh, I don't see what's so difficult about it, unless I'm doing it wrong...

Can you use harmonics easily? Nope...

Can you pick scrape? Nuh uh.

Barred or Open chords? Open, cause I'm faster, but barred are coming into my playing more often

Do you utilise Feedback in your playing? Nope

If you could play like anyone on the guitar, then who would it be? James Hetfield, or Steve Vai. I really like their styles.

Do you know theory? Parts (major, minor scale on one string, minor, major pentatonics, plus blues scale, and I can sight read, but not sight play [if that makes sense])

MISC TEST

Can you sing? I like to, not sure if I can particularly

Can you sing while playing guitar? Not very well

Can you sing while playing lead? Nope, then again, I really can't play lead anyway

What are your top 3 music genres for playing music? Metal, chordy (not sure what I should class it as), don't know.

Do you write your own songs? If so, how many? I've got a riff or two down, but not written any songs yet.

Name three well known songs below your skill level that you can play. Fully? School of Rock, For Whom The Bell Tolls and Breaking The Law (School of Rock, Metallica and Judas Priest respectively)

Name three well known songs that are currently at your playing level. The three I just mentioned

Name three well known songs you would like to learn? Master of Puppets, Nightrain, Right Side Of Bed (Metallica, Guns N Roses, Atreyu respectively)

How long would you give yourself to learn these songs? I don't get the question. If its how long till I learn them, then about a year. If its learning process, probably a week or so.

Anything you wanna say before you go? Hope that helped...
#6
What was your first guitar?
Yamaha f310 acoustic

What is your guitar of choice nowadays?
Ibanez rg350dx

How much would you say you have spent on your rig?
1000 euro

Distortion or Overdrive?
both

Name 3 FX you like to use.
wah delay flanger

PLAYING TEST

How long have you been playing guitar?
3yrs

Can you tap?
yes

Can you alternate pick?
yes

Can you use harmonics easily?
yes

Can you pick scrape?
yes

Barred or Open chords?
both

Do you utilise Feedback in your playing?
occasionaly

If you could play like anyone on the guitar, then who would it be?
vai

Do you know theory?
yes

MISC TEST

Can you sing?
not very well

Can you sing while playing guitar?
some songs

Can you sing while playing lead?
rarely

What are your top 3 music genres for playing music?
metal prog classical

Do you write your own songs? If so, how many?
hundreds

Name three well known songs below your skill level that you can play.
yyz-rush
rondo alla turk-mozart
eruption -van halen

Name three well known songs that are currently at your playing level surfing with the alien-satriani
for the love of god-vai
5th Caprice-pagannini

Name three well known songs you would like to learn?
the riddle-vai
crushing day-satriani
12th year-django reinhardt
How long would you give yourself to learn these songs?
a month for the riddle(excluding the impossible bit) and crushing day,3 days for 12th year

Anything you wanna say before you go?
no
#7
GEAR TEST

What was your first guitar? ibanez daytripper acoustic, 2/3 scale i think.

What is your guitar of choice nowadays? my sg

How much would you say you have spent on your rig? about 3 grand without the drumset.

Distortion or Overdrive? both, but overdrive for the music i've written.

Name 3 FX you like to use. delay, tremolo, wah.

PLAYING TEST

How long have you been playing guitar? about 4 years

Can you tap? with a pick, not with my fingers though.

Can you alternate pick? love it.

Can you use harmonics easily? yeah

Can you pick scrape? don't have the technique right

Barred or Open chords? both

Do you utilise Feedback in your playing? yeahh

If you could play like anyone on the guitar, then who would it be? claudio sanchez or omar rodriguez

Do you know theory? not really

MISC TEST

Can you sing? i dabble

Can you sing while playing guitar? yeah

Can you sing while playing lead? sometimes

What are your top 3 music genres for playing music? rock, indie, prog

Do you write your own songs? If so, how many? i try, maybe 6

Name three well known songs below your skill level that you can play. bloc party - banquet; coheed - welcome home; incubus - mexico

Name three well known songs that are currently at your playing level. coheed - 21:13; the mars volta - vermicide;

Name three well known songs you would like to learn? mars volta - tetragrammaton (the latter part); tenacious d - classico; pretty girls make graves - all medicated geniuses

How long would you give yourself to learn these songs? as long as it takes, provided a good tab.

Anything you wanna say before you go? this takes a while.
Gibson SG Standard + 18volt EMG-81 & 85
Mesa/Boogie Mark IV + Recto 2x12
Keeley Modded BD-2
Vox V847a
Quote by one vision
Bureaucrats gonna crat.

Recognised by the Official EG/GG&A Who To Listen To List 2008
#8
What was your first guitar?
Ibanez GRX20

What is your guitar of choice nowadays?
Same guitar

How much would you say you have spent on your rig?
dunno, bout 400

Distortion or Overdrive?
distortion

Name 3 FX you like to use.
Wah and reverb, sometimes delay

PLAYING TEST

How long have you been playing guitar?
2 years

Can you tap?
yes

Can you alternate pick?
yes

Can you use harmonics easily?
yes

Can you pick scrape?
yes

Barred or Open chords?
both

Do you utilise Feedback in your playing?
yes

If you could play like anyone on the guitar, then who would it be?
I'd like to play like me, except me at my fullest potential

Do you know theory?
yes

MISC TEST

Can you sing?
yes, but not well

Can you sing while playing guitar?
yes

Can you sing while playing lead?
yes

What are your top 3 music genres for playing music?
Rock/Metal (in most of its forms, mostly prog and trash though)
Reggae
Fusion

Do you write your own songs? If so, how many?
Yes, I'm working on my first FULL song now

Name three well known songs below your skill level that you can play.
I have very bad ADD, its very hard for me to sit down and learn a full song, but some that I can play include

To bid you Farewell: Opeth
Crystal Mountain: Death
Dogs: Orange Sky (the song is in my sig)

Name three well known songs that are currently at your playing level.
To counter and Groove in Em: Spastic Ink
YYZ: Rush (technicially its below my skill level but I cant think of anything else)


Name three well known songs you would like to learn?
Hanger 18: Megadeth
Terror Train: Demons and Wizards
Building the Church: Steve Vai

How long would you give yourself to learn these songs?
providing I heal from the strange injury I am suffering from in time, it shouldnt take too long (although the tapping riff in BTC seems like quite the bitch)

Anything you wanna say before you go?
no
TEEP!!! Oiiiiiiieeeeeeeyyy!!!!!!
#9
UPDATED
GEAR TEST

What was your first guitar?
Encore Les Paul

What is your guitar of choice nowadays?
Fender Strats

How much would you say you have spent on your rig?
Roughly £500 - £600

Distortion or Overdrive?
Distortion

Name 3 FX you like to use.
Digital Chorus, Distortion, Pitch Shifter

PLAYING TEST

How long have you been playing guitar?
Nearly 4 years

Can you tap?
Yes

Can you alternate pick?
Yes

Can you use harmonics easily?
Yes

Can you pick scrape?
I can

Barred or Open chords?
Barre

Do you utilise Feedback in your playing?
No

If you could play like anyone on the guitar, then who would it be?
Jeff Waters or Alex Skolnick

Do you know theory?
I do now

MISC TEST

Can you sing?
Kinda

Can you sing while playing guitar?
Kinda

Can you sing while playing lead?
Kinda

What are your top 3 music genres for playing music?
Thrash metal, power metal, another metal and them blues and such

Do you write your own songs? If so, how many?
Yes, and so far about 23 and counting (some I haven't finished but they're still songs technically)

Name three well known songs below your skill level that you can play.
Ewww well know?! For metal heads, Alison Hell - Annihilator, then some I forget.

Name three well known songs that are currently at your playing level.
Urrrrr...

Name three well known songs you would like to learn?
I can't name definite ones

How long would you give yourself to learn these songs?
how ever long it takes to be great at them

Anything you wanna say before you go?
HAPPY HAPPY HAPPY
NOPE.
Last edited by charvel_man at May 27, 2008,
#10
TEST

GEAR TEST

What was your first guitar? Harmony

What is your guitar of choice nowadays? Either my Les Paul or Tele

How much would you say you have spent on your rig? about 4000

Distortion or Overdrive? Distortion

Name 3 FX you like to use. deley, reverb, tape echo

PLAYING TEST

How long have you been playing guitar? 8 years

Can you tap? yes

Can you alternate pick? yes

Can you use harmonics easily? yes

Can you pick scrape? who cant?

Barred or Open chords? open

Do you utilise Feedback in your playing? sometimes

If you could play like anyone on the guitar, then who would it be? no clue

Do you know theory? yes

MISC TEST

Can you sing? yes

Can you sing while playing guitar? yes

Can you sing while playing lead? yes

What are your top 3 music genres for playing music? punk, metal, blues

Do you write your own songs? If so, how many? yes, about 20 comlete

Name three well known songs below your skill level that you can play. i dont play other peoples songs

Name three well known songs that are currently at your playing level. same

Name three well known songs you would like to learn? same

How long would you give yourself to learn these songs? penis

Anything you wanna say before you go? vagina
#11
GEAR TEST

What was your first guitar?

An Aria fat strat of some kind.

What is your guitar of choice nowadays?

Epiphone SG G400 (thats what i have)

How much would you say you have spent on your rig?

About £850

Distortion or Overdrive?

Amps distortion and my overdrive pedal at the same time.

Name 3 FX you like to use.

delay, wah, chorus

PLAYING TEST

How long have you been playing guitar?

2 years

Can you tap?

dance? err no... but i can tap

Can you alternate pick?

yep.

Can you use harmonics easily?

yes

Can you pick scrape?

who cant?

Barred or Open chords?

open

Do you utilise Feedback in your playing?

no

If you could play like anyone on the guitar, then who would it be?

Joe Satriani, Roope Latvala/Alexi Laiho

Do you know theory?

not much

MISC TEST

Can you sing?

just about

Can you sing while playing guitar?

if its an easy riff that goes with the flow of the words then yes

Can you sing while playing lead?

if it goes with the flow of the words, if not no

What are your top 3 music genres for playing music?

metal (think Children of Bodom), classic rock (Deep Purple, etc) and I'm just getting into blues

Do you write your own songs? If so, how many?

I've written 1

Name three well known songs below your skill level that you can play.

In Keeping Secrets Of Silent Earth: 3 - Coheed & Cambria (8 minutes long!)
A Favor House Atlantic - Coheed & Cambria
A Love Eternal - Joe Satriani

Name three well known songs that are currently at your playing level.

Downfall - Children Of Bodom
Silent Night Bodom Night - Children Of Bodom
Are You Dead Yet? - Children Of Bodom

Name three well known songs you would like to learn?

I don't know, I just learn what I feel like

How long would you give yourself to learn these songs?

As long as I need

Anything you wanna say before you go?

I'm flying solo on valentines day XD
#12
TEST

GEAR TEST

What was your first guitar?
Squire Strat
What is your guitar of choice nowadays?
Ibanez Jetking or Epiphone Dot
How much would you say you have spent on your rig?
about $1200
Distortion or Overdrive?
both, not at the same time
Name 3 FX you like to use.
Distortion, overdrive, flange and wah
PLAYING TEST

How long have you been playing guitar?
3 years
Can you tap?
not well....
Can you alternate pick?
always
Can you use harmonics easily?
yep
Can you pick scrape?
can't everyone?
Barred or Open chords?
both
Do you utilise Feedback in your playing?
yep
If you could play like anyone on the guitar, then who would it be?
Froosh
Do you know theory?
yes
MISC TEST

Can you sing?
I have a bad voice, but I can sing in tune and such
Can you sing while playing guitar?
yeah
Can you sing while playing lead?
no
What are your top 3 music genres for playing music?
Alt rock, blues, grunge
Do you write your own songs? If so, how many?
yeah, notebooks full
Name three well known songs below your skill level that you can play.
Smells Like Teen Spirit, Limelight, back In Black
Name three well known songs that are currently at your playing level.
Slither, Nighttrain, The Suffering
Name three well known songs you would like to learn?
Comfortably Numb, Mr. High and Mighty, Testify (by rage)
How long would you give yourself to learn these songs?
Idk
Anything you wanna say before you go?
PIE
#13
TEST

GEAR TEST

What was your first guitar?
a classical acoustic that to my knowledge was made for me.

What is your guitar of choice nowadays?
Fender Strat, Mexican. Added Fender Noiseless Hot Pickups, as well as an extra pickup selector that turns my neck pickup on (David Gilmour style).

How much would you say you have spent on your rig?
probably a little over $1,000.

Distortion or Overdrive?
Not sure.

Name 3 FX you like to use.
Delay, Wah, Talkbox.

PLAYING TEST

How long have you been playing guitar?
5, 6 years?

Can you tap?
kinda sorta.

Can you alternate pick?
yeah.

Can you use harmonics easily?
yeah.

Can you pick scrape?
yeah.

Barred or Open chords?
Both. I like the sound of open chords, but barred chords are cool.

Do you utilise Feedback in your playing?
At times.

If you could play like anyone on the guitar, who would it be?
Joe Walsh or Joe Perry. Maybe even Brad Whitford.

Do you know theory?
Nope. It's something I've been wanting to learn for a while. I mean, I can read music, but that's about it.

MISC TEST

Can you sing?
I like to think I can.

Can you sing while playing guitar?
Depends on what song I'm playing. I've improved a lot at this over the past year or so.

Can you sing while playing lead?
Again, depends.

What are your top 3 music genres for playing music?
I'm pretty much a classic rock/blues kinda guy. With touches of prog in there (ya know, Rush and Yes mainly).

"When the critics try to analyse the current trend
I just sit back and watch 'em come and go
Cause I can play that rock and roll"

Do you write your own songs? If so, how many?
Occasionally I try. It's not so much full songs, but little ideas that I like.

Name three well known songs below your skill level that you can play.
Dream On- Aerosmith, Funk #49- James Gang, Virtue and Vice- Black Crowes (Open tunings are fun ).

Name three well known songs that are currently at your playing level.
I've got Pink Floyd's Dark Side of the Moon album down pretty much note for note (as well as a lot of other Pink Floyd songs from the post-Meddle period). Yeah, it might not be technically difficult, but it's cool to go through an entire album back to back.

Name three well known songs you would like to learn?
La Villa Strangiato- Rush, Sound Chaser- Yes, P.25 London- Black Crowes (I can't for the love of God figure out the chords in this song).

How long would you give yourself to learn these songs?
Sound Chaser is a bitch, as is La Villa, so those would take a while. If I knew the chords for P. 25, it'd be easy.

Anything you wanna say before you go?
Joe Walsh for president? Eh, I dunno.
How to achieve Frank Zappa's guitar tone:
Quote by Thefallofman
Step 1: Buy a Gibson SG
Step 2: Insert Green Ringer, EQ, 3 dead squirrels and a microwave into said SG
Step 3: Plug in and freak the **** out.
#14
TEST

GEAR TEST

What was your first guitar?
-Squire fender
What is your guitar of choice nowadays?
-same one
How much would you say you have spent on your rig?
-500$
Distortion or Overdrive?
-I like both
Name 3 FX you like to use.
Distortion,Wah,overdrive
PLAYING TEST

How long have you been playing guitar?
3 years
Can you tap?
-yeh
Can you alternate pick?
-ya
Can you use harmonics easily?
-kinda
Can you pick scrape?
-yes but dont like to
Barred or Open chords?
-barred
Do you utilise Feedback in your playing?
-someimes
If you could play like anyone on the guitar, then who would it be?
-either Kirk Hammet or Eddie Van Halen
Do you know theory?
A bit
MISC TEST

Can you sing?
-In a pre black album Hetfieldy way yeh
Can you sing while playing guitar?
-ya
Can you sing while playing lead?
-ya
What are your top 3 music genres for playing music?
-Metal,classic Rock,Hard Rock
Do you write your own songs? If so, how many?
Ya a bunch
Name three well known songs below your skill level that you can play.
-Smells like teen spirit(Nirvana)holiday(greenday)adams song(blink 182)
Name three well known songs that are currently at your playing level.
-Stairway to Heaven(Led Zepplin),Too Young To Fall In Love(Motley Crue),Rock Of Ages(Def Leppard)
Name three well known songs you would like to learn?
-All Along The Watch Tower(Jimi Hendrix),Master Of Puppets(Metallica)Crazy train(Ozzy)
How long would you give yourself to learn these songs?
-Awhile
Anything you wanna say before you go
#15
TEST

GEAR TEST

What was your first guitar? squier affinity strat in red

What is your guitar of choice nowadays? epiphone elitist les paul standard in faded cherryburst

How much would you say you have spent on your rig? well over 2000

Distortion or Overdrive? distortion

Name 3 FX you like to use. wah, more wah, and tremolo

PLAYING TEST

How long have you been playing guitar? about 4 years (maybe less im not sure)

Can you tap? yep

Can you alternate pick? somehwat

Can you use harmonics easily? not really

Can you pick scrape? yep

Barred or Open chords? depends

Do you utilise Feedback in your playing? sometimes

If you could play like anyone on the guitar, then who would it be? hendrixes improvisational skills, with claptons tone

Do you know theory? some

MISC TEST

Can you sing? not well, but my vocal chords allow it

Can you sing while playing guitar? again, not well

Can you sing while playing lead? no

What are your top 3 music genres for playing music? rock, alternative rock, classic rock

Do you write your own songs? If so, how many? every once in a while (maybe 3)

Name three well known songs below your skill level that you can play. Stairway, Plug in Baby, Purle Haze

Name three well known songs that are currently at your playing level. All ALong the Watchtower, Crossroads, something else

Name three well known songs you would like to learn? little wing, i dunno

How long would you give yourself to learn these songs? practice a lot

Anything you wanna say before you go? not really....
#16
What was your first guitar?

Ibanez S470

What is your guitar of choice nowadays?

same guitar, put in EMG 81/85's

How much would you say you have spent on your rig?

1550 USD give or take a few

Distortion or Overdrive?

both. overdrive for blues, distort for metal.

Name 3 FX you like to use.

chorus, reverb, wah

PLAYING TEST

How long have you been playing guitar?

depending on how you look at it, from 2.5 to 4 years

Can you tap?

yes

Can you alternate pick?

yes

Can you use harmonics easily?

yes

Can you pick scrape?

yes

Barred or Open chords?

both. again, depends what your playing. usually barred chords when distorted, and open ones on clean

Do you utilise Feedback in your playing?

rarely

If you could play like anyone on the guitar, then who would it be?

hendrix, randy rhoads, chuck schuldiner

Do you know theory?

enough to get me by. i couldnt write a book on it...

MISC TEST

Can you sing?

yes

Can you sing while playing guitar?

yes

Can you sing while playing lead?

up to a point. when it gets to complicated i screw up.

What are your top 3 music genres for playing music?

death, blues, progressive

Do you write your own songs? If so, how many?

yes. 7 finished.

Name three well known songs below your skill level that you can play.

death - without judgement, iced earth - travel in stygian, children of bodom - silent night, bodom night

Name three well known songs that are currently at your playing level.

Hendrix - little wing, dream theater - erotomania, srv - lenny

Name three well known songs you would like to learn?

Hendrix - red house, jason becker - perpetual burn, paganinis 5th caprice.

How long would you give yourself to learn these songs?

each? a day or two. im waiting till i have a free day so i can get going on this stuff

Anything you wanna say before you go?

cheers
#17
TEST

GEAR TEST

What was your first guitar?

my first guitar and still is is an olp i play my sis' guitar which is an encore :p

What is your guitar of choice nowadays?
I dont really know, im pretty happy with the bass i have now. Im not looking to tread into guitar to much, im thinking of getting a 6 string bass or a double bass next though.

How much would you say you have spent on your rig?
hmmmm about £600

Distortion or Overdrive?

Distorsion

Name 3 FX you like to use.

Wah, delay, flanger

PLAYING TEST

How long have you been playing guitar?

about year guitar and bass

Can you tap?

Bass: some of norweigan wood, DMV, mr knowitall. Guitar i can tap but i cant play tapping in like solos.

Can you alternate pick? yup

Can you use harmonics easily? yeh they are not hard.

Can you pick scrape? yup

Barred or Open chords? open chords because they are easier and i find it too hard to my fingers into position quickly. On bass play simply chords.

Do you utilise Feedback in your playing? no

If you could play like anyone on the guitar, then who would it be? guitar - vernon reid, bass - claypool.

Do you know theory? well i can read music on both treble and bass clef. Ive been playing drums longer than guitar - 2 1/2 years so i know more theory for that.

MISC TEST

Can you sing? no

Can you sing while playing guitar? i sing anyways only on some songs.

Can you sing while playing lead? no

What are your top 3 music genres for playing music? grunge, alternative, hard rock

Do you write your own songs? If so, how many? yup my band currently has at least 20

Name three well known songs below your skill level that you can play. Guitar i just arse about so i dont really learn songs though i did learn the would? solo the other day.
Bass - i dont really listen to really well known music - i know one better by les claypool and some mr bungle songs, i know jeremy by pearl jam!?/...

Name three well known songs that are currently at your playing level. see above

Name three well known songs you would like to learn? i wud really like to learn tommy the cat but its a bit above me yet

How long would you give yourself to learn these songs? forever

Anything you wanna say before you go? egg
#18
TEST

GEAR TEST


What was your first guitar?

Squier Affinity Fat Strat

What is your guitar of choice nowadays?

I have a Schecter C-1 Classic and an Epiphone Dot which I'm planning to mod.

How much would you say you have spent on your rig?

About $2000 in total I guess

Distortion or Overdrive?

Overdrive

Name 3 FX you like to use.

Just wah really, and overdrive of course. Sometimes I like to play with my dad's Digitech multi-effects pedal, but mostly I got straight into my amp.

PLAYING TEST

How long have you been playing guitar?

A little less than 3 years

Can you tap?

A little, I don't really practice it

Can you alternate pick?

Hell yes

Can you use harmonics easily?

yeah

Can you pick scrape?

I do it all the time

Barred or Open chords?

Barred for electric, open for acoustic

Do you utilise Feedback in your playing?

yeah

If you could play like anyone on the guitar, then who would it be?

Hmmm, I'm gonna say Joe Pass

Do you know theory?

Yeah, I'm not hardcore into it, but I know a good amount

MISC TEST

Can you sing?

A little bit, I'm not great

Can you sing while playing guitar?

Matters what the rythym is

Can you sing while playing lead?

not really

What are your top 3 music genres for playing music?

Rock (punk particularly), jazz, and blues

Do you write your own songs? If so, how many?

Yes, and I don't keep count

Name three well known songs below your skill level that you can play.

"Back In Black" by AC/DC, "Enter Sandman" by Metallica, "Rollover D.J." by Jet

Name three well known songs that are currently at your playing level.

"Seek and Destroy" by Metallica, "Cowboys From Hell" by Pantera, "Walk This Way" by Aerosmith

Name three well known songs you would like to learn?

"Surfing With the Alien" and "Satch Boogie" by Joe Satriani and the rest of "Bat Country" by A7X

How long would you give yourself to learn these songs?

A couple weeks I guess, I dunno

Anything you wanna say before you go?

No.
#19
TEST

GEAR TEST

What was your first guitar?
A Squier acoustic

What is your guitar of choice nowadays?
Jackson SL3

How much would you say you have spent on your rig?
2500 Canadian

Distortion or Overdrive?
Both

Name 3 FX you like to use.
Distortion, Wah, Reverb

PLAYING TEST

How long have you been playing guitar?
5 years, only about 2 years seriously

Can you tap?
Yeah

Can you alternate pick?
Yeah

Can you use harmonics easily?
Yeah

Can you pick scrape?
Yeah

Barred or Open chords?
Both

Do you utilise Feedback in your playing?
Sometimes

If you could play like anyone on the guitar, then who would it be?
Muhammed Suicmez from Necrophagist

Do you know theory?
Some

MISC TEST

Can you sing? I like to think so

Can you sing while playing guitar?
Yes

Can you sing while playing lead?
No

What are your top 3 music genres for playing music?
Metal, Hardcore, Metalcore

Do you write your own songs? If so, how many?
I write parts of songs. I have so many little riffs its crazy

Name three well known songs below your skill level that you can play.
idk. Just about every Weezer song.

Name three well known songs that are currently at your playing level.
idk. Eruption, maybe. Maybe I'm a bit above that.

Name three well known songs you would like to learn?
Alaska- Between The Buried And Me
Heretics And Killers- Protest the Hero
Fermented Offal Discharge- Necrophagist

How long would you give yourself to learn these songs?
A month each probably. Less for Heretics and Killers, because its shorter.

Anything you wanna say before you go?
Nope
#20
What was your first guitar? squier strat

What is your guitar of choice nowadays? les paul (although i don't actually own one.)

How much would you say you have spent on your rig?

uh...combined probably like 650 dollars.

Distortion or Overdrive?

overdrive FTW

Name 3 FX you like to use.

reverb, wah, and delay

PLAYING TEST

How long have you been playing guitar? 3 years

Can you tap? yes

Can you alternate pick? yes

Can you use harmonics easily? yes

Can you pick scrape? yes

Barred or Open chords? it depends on what i'm playing, i play a lot of music.

Do you utilise Feedback in your playing? only if i'm in like a 120 watt amp and want to be really loud, otherwise i find it pointless.

If you could play like anyone on the guitar, then who would it be? probably a mix of frusciante and zappa

Do you know theory? yeah d00d

MISC TEST

Can you sing? depends on the song;can't hit high notes.

Can you sing while playing guitar? again, depends on the song.

Can you sing while playing lead? no

What are your top 3 music genres for playing music? rock/funk, jazz, metalcore-ish stuff.

Do you write your own songs? If so, how many? yes, i've written like, 6 that i'm satisfied with.

Name three well known songs below your skill level that you can play. dani california, suck my kiss, yoshimi battles the pink robot.

Name three well known songs that are currently at your playing level. well known??? um, the only one i can think of is snow to be honest.

Name three well known songs you would like to learn? none.

How long would you give yourself to learn these songs? absolutely no time.

Anything you wanna say before you go? i don't think anyone is actually going to take the time to read this, but if they do i commend them.
#21
TEST

GEAR TEST

What was your first guitar?
A Squier.

What is your guitar of choice nowadays?
A Jackson DXMG

How much would you say you have spent on your rig?
900$

Distortion or Overdrive?
Both

Name 3 FX you like to use.
Chorus, Delay, phlanger

PLAYING TEST

How long have you been playing guitar?
One and a half years.

Can you tap?
Yes

Can you alternate pick?
Yes

Can you use harmonics easily?
Yes

Can you pick scrape?
Yes

Barred or Open chords?
No problem.

Do you utilise Feedback in your playing?
Sometimes

If you could play like anyone on the guitar, then who would it be?
Muhammed Suicmes

Do you know theory?
Yes

MISC TEST

Can you sing?
Yes, but not good

Can you sing while playing guitar?
Yes

Can you sing while playing lead?
No

What are your top 3 music genres for playing music?
Metal, rock, classic rock
Do you write your own songs? If so, how many?
I have written one full song

Name three well known songs below your skill level that you can play.
Symphony of destruction, Ride the lightning and Jump in the fire.

Name three well known songs that are currently at your playing level.
Hammer smashed face, Hanger 18 and Fight fire with fire

Name three well known songs you would like to learn?
Can't think of any, maybe some Malmsteen

How long would you give yourself to learn these songs?
3 months maybe.
#22
GEAR TEST

What was your first guitar?
yamaha cs-40
What is your guitar of choice nowadays?
ibanez
How much would you say you have spent on your rig?
300
Distortion or Overdrive?
distortion
Name 3 FX you like to use.
just distortion
PLAYING TEST

How long have you been playing guitar?
6 years
Can you tap?
yes
Can you alternate pick?
yes
Can you use harmonics easily?
yes
Can you pick scrape?
yes
Barred or Open chords?
yes
Do you utilise Feedback in your playing?
no
If you could play like anyone on the guitar, then who would it be?
paul gilbert
Do you know theory?
sortakindainaway
MISC TEST

Can you sing?
NO
Can you sing while playing guitar?
no
Can you sing while playing lead?
no
What are your top 3 music genres for playing music?
shred
metal
punk
Do you write your own songs? If so, how many?
i wrote one
Name three well known songs below your skill level that you can play.
you kids -paul gilbert
some kind of hate-the misfits
purple haze- hendrix
Name three well known songs that are currently at your playing level.
(well known amoung PG fans)
curse of the castle dragon
four seasons
soothsayer-buckethead
Name three well known songs you would like to learn?
for the love of god -vai
get out of my yard- gilbert
octavarium- dream theater
How long would you give yourself to learn these songs?
year?
Anything you wanna say before you go?
i love you all!
#23
GEAR TEST

What was your first guitar? Washburn D8 acoustic, two years later Gibson Les Paul Studio.

What is your guitar of choice nowadays? Acoustic: Gibson Hummingbird (that's ideal, I don't actually have it. I still have my Washburn.). Electric: My LP Studio.

How much would you say you have spent on your rig? Don't know.

Distortion or Overdrive? Don't actually know the difference.

Name 3 FX you like to use. Just wah-wah

PLAYING TEST

How long have you been playing guitar? About 5 years

Can you tap? Kinda; I don't like it that much, so I haven't practised that much.

Can you alternate pick? That's picking up/down/up/down, right? Yeah, I can do that.

Can you use harmonics easily? Naturals yes. Just starting pinch harmonics; I don't have
my electric at University with me, and p.h.s on acoustic are kinda pathetic.

Can you pick scrape? Yes, but I don't.

Barred or Open chords? Can do both, generally prefer bar for electric and open for acoustic, with some exceptions.

Do you utilise Feedback in your playing? No.

If you could play like anyone on the guitar, then who would it be? Eric Clapton, especially in his Cream days.

Do you know theory? Some.

MISC TEST

Can you sing? Kinda.

Can you sing while playing guitar? As much as I can sing.

Can you sing while playing lead? No.

What are your top 3 music genres for playing music? Rock, Blues, Ska.

Do you write your own songs? If so, how many? Not anymore. Used to a lot.

Name three well known songs below your skill level that you can play. Jailhouse Rock by Elvis, Blackbird by The Beatles, Lola by The Kinks.

Name three well known songs that are currently at your playing level. Black Dog (sans solo) by Led Zeppelin, Gimme Three Steps by Lynyrd Skynyrd, Classical Gas by Mason Williams.

Name three well known songs you would like to learn? Working on Going to California by Led Zeppelin, White Room (solo, I know the rest) by Cream, and 25 or 6 to 4 (solo) by Chicago.

How long would you give yourself to learn these songs? Don't have a time limit. It's not like I'm gonna say "Oh, I haven't learned it yet, I guess I'll stop."

Anything you wanna say before you go? Clapton is God.
Can't stop the signal.
#24
What was your first guitar?
Fender Standard Strat, Teal Green Metallic

What is your guitar of choice nowadays?
My epi, until I sell my gibson and get and SG

How much would you say you have spent on your rig?
around $2400

Distortion or Overdrive?
Fuzz ya ****er

Name 3 FX you like to use.
Fuzz, Fuzz, Fuzz, effects are for people who would rather play with switches than their guitar


PLAYING TEST

How long have you been playing guitar?
2.5 yearsish

Can you tap?
hahaha

Can you alternate pick?
of course

Can you use harmonics easily?
both kinds?

Can you pick scrape?
it's not hard

Barred or Open chords?
both ya newb

Do you utilise Feedback in your playing?
you didn't mean utilize did you? Or are you british?

Yes I do

If you could play like anyone on the guitar, then who would it be?
Jimi Hendrix of course

Do you know theory?
Some, I play the 'cello


MISC TEST

Can you sing?
Yes

Can you sing while playing guitar?
Yes

Can you sing while playing lead?
No

What are your top 3 music genres for playing music?
Alternative, Classic Rock, and Preto-Punk

Do you write your own songs? If so, how many?
I've written two with lyrics, and countless instrumentals
Gibson SG Standard
Fender 52 RI Telecaster
'77 Deluxe Reverb
Sunface w/ SunDial
MXR Carbon Copy
Crybaby



Quote by Sid McCall
Epic win. He speaks the truth, boys and girls.



Founder of the Neutral Milk Hotel club PM to join~
#25
GEAR TEST

What was your first guitar?
S101 standard strat.

What is your guitar of choice nowadays?
My trusty Ibanez RG570

How much would you say you have spent on your rig?
$400 maybe.

Distortion or Overdrive?
Both.

Name 3 FX you like to use.
Delay, Flanger, Wah?

PLAYING TEST

How long have you been playing guitar?

2 and a half years.

Can you tap?
Yep

Can you alternate pick?
Yeah

Can you use harmonics easily?
yep

Can you pick scrape?

yeah

Barred or Open chords?
both.

Do you utilize Feedback in your playing?
haha nope.

If you could play like anyone on the guitar, then who would it be?

Vai or Petrucci

Do you know theory?
not really

MISC TEST

Can you sing?

not very well

Can you sing while playing guitar?
yeah

Can you sing while playing lead?
horribly

What are your top 3 music genres for playing music?
Metal, Classic Rock, shred?

Do you write your own songs? If so, how many?

riffs...working on the band thing

Name three well known songs below your skill level that you can play.

Panama - Van Halen
Tranquil - Darkest hour
Classical Gas

Name three well known songs that are currently at your playing level.

Glasgow Kiss - John Petrucci
Damage Control - John Petrucci
Vela, together we await the storm - The Human Abstract


Name three well known songs you would like to learn?
The three I just listed that are at my skill level.

How long would you give yourself to learn these songs?
awhile

Anything you wanna say before you go?
Off to my biology project....
#27
TEST

GEAR TEST

What was your first guitar? Stagg Stratocaster

What is your guitar of choice nowadays? Ibanez GRG170DX

How much would you say you have spent on your rig? £1000

Distortion or Overdrive? Overdrive

Name 3 FX you like to use. Distortion, Overdrive, Wah

PLAYING TEST

How long have you been playing guitar? 4 years

Can you tap? yes

Can you alternate pick? yes

Can you use harmonics easily? yup

Can you pick scrape? yes

Barred or Open chords? barred

Do you utilise Feedback in your playing? no

If you could play like anyone on the guitar, then who would it be? Stevie Ray Vaughan

Do you know theory? Enough to get me by

MISC TEST

Can you sing? Not really

Can you sing while playing guitar? Sort of

Can you sing while playing lead? not really

What are your top 3 music genres for playing music? Metal, Rock, Blues

Do you write your own songs? If so, how many? Yes, 5

Name three well known songs below your skill level that you can play. The Trooper, War Pigs, Nothing Else Matters

Name three well known songs that are currently at your playing level. Gunshot to the head of trepidation, Battery, Little Wing

Name three well known songs you would like to learn? Paradigm Shift, Holy Wars..., Am I Evil?

How long would you give yourself to learn these songs? as long as i need, im in no rush

Anything you wanna say before you go?
Don't let anyone make decisions for you, be yourself...probs not what the question meant, but ph well
My rig:
Ibanez GRG170DX with Swineshead Warthog and Venom
Ibanez TCY10
Vintage V99CS
Boss MT-2
Boss OD-3
Dunlop Crybaby Wah
Zoom 606
Randall RG50TC
Marshall MG50DFX
#28
TEST

GEAR TEST

What was your first guitar?
First accoustic was some nylon string classical that cost $50. First electric was a Fender Strat

What is your guitar of choice nowadays?
Probably Schecter

How much would you say you have spent on your rig?
I counted yesterday, and with everything totaled up its a little over $2000

Distortion or Overdrive?
Distortion I guess, unless anything that comes out of a tube amp is overdrive.

Name 3 FX you like to use.
Wah, Reverb, Overdrive for a boost

PLAYING TEST

How long have you been playing guitar?
Uhh... Ive had a guitar for about 4 years, but I didnt start liking it until 2 years ago.

Can you tap?
Yes

Can you alternate pick?
Yes

Can you use harmonics easily?
Yes

Can you pick scrape?
Yes

Barred or Open chords?
Depends on what kind of song Im playing. Mainly open though.

Do you utilise Feedback in your playing?
Not really. I would like to learn how to

If you could play like anyone on the guitar, then who would it be?
Uhh... probably Dime, but I would like to have Rusty Cooleys speed.

Do you know theory?
Very little. Basic scales, and how to harmonize to an extent.

MISC TEST

Can you sing?
I wish

Can you sing while playing guitar?
I wish

Can you sing while playing lead?
No

What are your top 3 music genres for playing music?
Metal, Hard rock, and classic rock

Do you write your own songs? If so, how many?
I written a handful of riffs, but I have never written an entire song before

Name three well known songs below your skill level that you can play.
Smoke on the water, Paranoid, Walk minus the solo

Name three well known songs that are currently at your playing level.
Cowboys from Hell, Master of Puppets, Crazy Train

Name three well known songs you would like to learn?
Canon Rock, Mr Crowley, ...And Justice for All

How long would you give yourself to learn these songs?
I dont know. I learn by looking at the tabs every couple of days and picking up a few new riffs.

Anything you wanna say before you go?
Damn, this thing killed 10 minutes or so to fill out.
#29
TEST

GEAR TEST

What was your first guitar? An acoustic 'Oscar' with incerdibly high tension and terrible sound...boy, I don't like that any more.

What is your guitar of choice nowadays? An acoustic jumbo Washburn - I don't know the exact model by ehart though.

How much would you say you have spent on your rig? None - I was given this guitar for free from my mom's boyfriend. It's about a $1100-1400 guitar.

Distortion or Overdrive? Neither.

Name 3 FX you like to use. Don't have any, thought I do like delay.

PLAYING TEST

How long have you been playing guitar? 15 months.

Can you tap? Slow melodic tapping, yes. I'm not really a fan of tapping though so I never put the effort forth to learn hwo to do so.

Can you alternate pick? Yes, I've always alternate picked, even when starting out. But I hold my pick with my thumb, index and ring or thumb and ring...

Can you use harmonics easily? Yes, but not artificial harmonics.

Can you pick scrape? I've enver picked scraped on my acoustic, but yes.

Barred or Open chords? A combination of both.

Do you utilise Feedback in your playing? No...

If you could play like anyone on the guitar, then who would it be? Johnny Greenwood

Do you know theory? Self-taught theory. I can build chords up to 13ths, I understand scales and chord creation and why things sound good or bad.

MISC TEST

Can you sing? Yes, but only while playing guitar.

Can you sing while playing guitar? Yes - well enough that I'm in tune and listenable.

Can you sing while playing lead? Simple lead/riffs, yes.

What are your top 3 music genres for playing music? Blues, Country, and whatever Radiohead is classified as.

Do you write your own songs? If so, how many? I write plenty original songs. However, I only have about 6 or 7 that I play often and actually like.

Name three well known songs below your skill level that you can play. Smells Like Teen Spirit, Blackbird, Purple Haze

Name three well known songs that are currently at your playing level. I'm not sure...lately I've been working on original material mostly, but I'll say Paranoid Android is one of them.

Name three well known songs you would like to learn? I would like to finish learning There There (Radiohead) - I can already play it, but I feel I play it at a sub par level.

How long would you give yourself to learn these songs? I'd say a few days if I put the effort to learn it.

Anything you wanna say before you go? I just ate dinner.
#30
What was your first guitar?

Squier Strat, although I *cough* 'upgraded' to a BC Rich Warlock after three months.

What is your guitar of choice nowadays?

Schecter C1 Hellraiser.

How much would you say you have spent on your rig?

About £1500

Distortion or Overdrive?

Distortion. Rocktron Zombie, to be exact.

Name 3 FX you like to use.

I use delay, chorus and resonance a lot on my ME50.

PLAYING TEST

How long have you been playing guitar?

3 Years, 4 months and 24 days.

Can you tap?

Yes.

Can you alternate pick?

Yes.

Can you use harmonics easily?

Yes.

Can you pick scrape?

Yes.

Barred or Open chords?

Barred.

Do you utilise Feedback in your playing?

I use it as a sonic tool, yes.

If you could play like anyone on the guitar, then who would it be?

The guy from London After Midnight, or John Petrucci, even though I'm not a fan of prog. Would be nice to have that level of skill so I could achieve anything I wanted.

Do you know theory?

Yes.

MISC TEST

Can you sing?

Indeed.

Can you sing while playing guitar?

I can.

Can you sing while playing lead?

Yes.

What are your top 3 music genres for playing music?

Goth, Alt. Rock and, I admit, Metal.

Do you write your own songs? If so, how many?

Yes. Too may to count.

Name three well known songs below your skill level that you can play.

Muse- Plug In Baby
InMe- Underdose
Muse- Stockholm Syndrome

Name three well known songs that are currently at your playing level.

Black Label Society- Concrete Jungle
InMe- Myths and Photographs
Funderal for a Friend- This Year's Most Open Heartbreak

Name three well known songs you would like to learn?

Dream Theater- The Root of All Evil
AFI- Death of Seasons
InMe- Lava Twilight

How long would you give yourself to learn these songs?

Once I start learning a song I finish it rather quickly.

Anything you wanna say before you go?

I love how the threadstarter doesn't have a clue about anything in this quiz.
#31
TEST

GEAR TEST

What was your first guitar? Yamaha Pacifica 112J

What is your guitar of choice nowadays? My schecter C-1 Classic

How much would you say you have spent on your rig? About 2000 bucks.

Distortion or Overdrive? Distortion

Name 3 FX you like to use. Reverb, Acoustic simulator, Delay

PLAYING TEST

How long have you been playing guitar? 2 years

Can you tap? yes

Can you alternate pick? yes

Can you use harmonics easily? yes

Can you pick scrape? yes

Barred or Open chords? open

Do you utilise Feedback in your playing? yes

If you could play like anyone on the guitar, then who would it be? Steve Vai

Do you know theory? Yes

MISC TEST

Can you sing? I wish

Can you sing while playing guitar? No

Can you sing while playing lead? No

What are your top 3 music genres for playing music? Progressive metal, Experimental, Fusion

Do you write your own songs? If so, how many? No

Name three well known songs you would like to learn? Anything off liquid tension experiment, Steve Vai, malmsteen, JP, Gilbert, Eric Johnson.

How long would you give yourself to learn these songs? 10 years

Anything you wanna say before you go? I love you
Guitar rig
Schecter C-1 Classic
Boss GT-8
Mesa 50/50 Power Amp
Avatar G212H 2x12 Cab

Synth Rig
M-Audio Oxygen 61
Creative Sound Blaster X-Fi Elite Pro
Reason 4.0
FL Studio 8
Last edited by Cynoxx at Feb 14, 2007,
#32
What was your first guitar? Washburn acoustic

What is your guitar of choice nowadays? Strat SSS

How much would you say you have spent on your rig? About a $1,000

Distortion or Overdrive? 75% OD 25% Distortion

Name 3 FX you like to use. Delay, whammy, wah

How long have you been playing guitar? 2 years

Can you tap? duh. who can't?

Can you alternate pick? yep

Can you use harmonics easily? yep

Can you pick scrape?[/b[ idk they are pretty difficult...

Barred or Open chords? open, if i play barre its hendrix style

Do you utilise Feedback in your playing? yes

If you could play like anyone on the guitar, then who would it be? Tony Iommi

Do you know theory? yes

MISC TEST

Can you sing? if i'm drunk haha

Can you sing while playing guitar? if i do simple strums

Can you sing while playing lead? nope

What are your top 3 music genres for playing music? classic rock, blues, funk

Do you write your own songs? If so, how many? just riffs

Name three well known songs below your skill level that you can play. what? just some noob songs

Name three well known songs that are currently at your playing level.
Hendrix: Wind Cries Mary
Walsh: Funk 49
Sabbath: War Pigs

Name three well known songs you would like to learn?Hotel California..i learned all the songs i want to play besides that

How long would you give yourself to learn these songs? ?

Anything you wanna say before you go? i want a les paul
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#33
GEAR TEST

What was your first guitar? an Ibanez for $100

What is your guitar of choice nowadays? fender strat that I traded the Ibanez for.

How much would you say you have spent on your rig? Barely anything

Distortion or Overdrive? dont make you choose

Name 3 FX you like to use. Chorus, Wah, Flanger

PLAYING TEST

How long have you been playing guitar? I have been strumming chords forever, but only been serious for a bout a year.

Can you tap? yeah

Can you alternate pick? yeah

Can you use harmonics easily? yeah

Can you pick scrape??

Barred or Open chords? Barred all the way.

Do you utilise Feedback in your playing? hell yes

If you could play like anyone on the guitar, then who would it be? Kevin Sheilds or Thurston Moore

Do you know theory? no, but I met him once. Seems like a nice guy.

MISC TEST


Can you sing? a little

Can you sing while playing guitar? rhtym guitar if the rhtym matches the vocal melody. I need to get better.

Can you sing while playing lead? not really

What are your top 3 music genres for playing music? Grunge,Goth,Dream Pop

Do you write your own songs?
If so, how many? As many as possible. I like hardrock songs, but if you coun the the twee pop songs I have wrote and the blues songs I might be pushing 45+ maybe closer to 60.

Name three well known songs below your skill level that you can play. Penny Royal Tea, Life Fast Die Young, Bite it you scum
Name three well known songs that are currently at your playing level. um almost all of them withouth 20nps solos.

Name three well known songs you would like to learn?Robert Johnson songs

How long would you give yourself to learn these songs? Nine Seconds

Anything you wanna say before you go? _Mayday_ is god!
#34
GEAR TEST

What was your first guitar? Fender strat left handed

What is your guitar of choice nowadays? Same

How much would you say you have spent on your rig? Beats the hell out of me ...

Distortion or Overdrive? Distortion

Name 3 FX you like to use. Distortion, Wah, Chorus

PLAYING TEST

How long have you been playing guitar? 4.5 years

Can you tap? Yes

Can you alternate pick? Working on it ...

Can you use harmonics easily? Yes

Can you pick scrape? Yes ... Is there a special technique?

Barred or Open chords? I go both ways ... mostly barred, though.

Do you utilise Feedback in your playing? No

If you could play like anyone on the guitar, then who would it be? Mike Einziger

Do you know theory? An intermediate level of theory, yes

MISC TEST

Can you sing? Yes, but my range is really low (and kinda small, too)

Can you sing while playing guitar? Only if I'm just playing simple chords.

Can you sing while playing lead? No

What are your top 3 music genres for playing music? Nu-Metal, Funk-Rock, Pop-Punk

Do you write your own songs? If so, how many? Yes, about 10 or so

Name three well known songs below your skill level that you can play.
Holiday - Green Day (for that matter, most Green Day)
1985 - Bowling for Soup
Come out and Play - The Offspring

Name three well known songs that are currently at your playing level.
Light Grenades - Incubus
Icarus: Borne on Wings of Steel - Kansas
Hump de Bump - Red Hot Chili Peppers

Name three well known songs you would like to learn?
Snow ((Hey Oh)) - Red Hot Chili Peppers
Hot for Teacher - Van Halen
Diary of Jane - Breaking Benjamin

How long would you give yourself to learn these songs?
Not so long for the Breaking Benjamin, but the other two would take me a couple months if I really worked at them.

Anything you wanna say before you go?
Not really.
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#35
TEST

GEAR TEST

What was your first guitar? rox axe strat mockup

What is your guitar of choice nowadays? fender standard strat

How much would you say you have spent on your rig? 700?

Distortion or Overdrive? overdrive at the moment

Name 3 FX you like to use. reverb, delay, wah

PLAYING TEST

How long have you been playing guitar? 3 years

Can you tap? not very well

Can you alternate pick? yes

Can you use harmonics easily?yes

Can you pick scrape? retarded monkeys can pick scrape

Barred or Open chords? open chords sound better IMO

Do you utilise Feedback in your playing? I do

If you could play like anyone on the guitar, then who would it be? John Petrucci or Tim Mahoney or Mike Einziger or Matt Bellamy

Do you know theory? I do

MISC TEST

Can you sing? not well

Can you sing while playing guitar? not at all

Can you sing while playing lead? nope

What are your top 3 music genres for playing music? rock, hevvy mettelz, funk

Do you write your own songs? If so, how many? I've written a ton, I've recorded at least 12

Name three well known songs below your skill level that you can play. uhh... "The Crowing" by Coheed and Cambria, "Anna Molly" by Incubus, "Stockholm Syndrome" by Muse

Name three well known songs that are currently at your playing level. I really don't know many well known songs, they are mostly boring/crappy songs

Name three well known songs you would like to learn? too many

How long would you give yourself to learn these songs? a week or so

Anything you wanna say before you go? this was a waste of time
#36
TEST

GEAR TEST

What was your first guitar? Fender Squier

What is your guitar of choice nowadays? Schecter C-1 SheDevil

How much would you say you have spent on your rig? getting to 2000$

Distortion or Overdrive? Huge ear-peeling distortion

Name 3 FX you like to use. Delay, Wah, Chorus.

PLAYING TEST

How long have you been playing guitar? 2 years

Can you tap? yes

Can you alternate pick? yes

Can you use harmonics easily? yes

Can you pick scrape? yes, I think it's pretty easy

Barred or Open chords? power chords on electric, open on acoustic

Do you utilise Feedback in your playing? pretty often, specially to introduce the song

If you could play like anyone on the guitar, then who would it be? though question

Do you know theory? yes

MISC TEST

Can you sing? yes

Can you sing while playing guitar? yes

Can you sing while playing lead? yes as long as its not too demanding

What are your top 3 music genres for playing music? Metal, Blues, Jazz

Do you write your own songs? If so, how many? yes, started in sept, penned about 8
so far. And they're pretty good from what other people have told me.

Name three well known songs below your skill level that you can play.
- Master Of Puppets
- American Idiot
- Hourglass
Name three well known songs that are currently at your playing level.

Name three well known songs you would like to learn?
- Open Your Eyes by Alter Bridge (the solo specially)
- something by Dream Theather
-
How long would you give yourself to learn these songs?
4 months so I got time for other stuff too

Anything you wanna say before you go?
ButTse(cks) got banned!!!! yes !!!!
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#37
TEST

GEAR TEST

What was your first guitar?

BC Rich Bronze series Mockingbird

What is your guitar of choice nowadays?

Epiphone Les Paul Custom

How much would you say you have spent on your rig?

$2000

Distortion or Overdrive?

Both

Name 3 FX you like to use.

Delay, Chorus, Wah

PLAYING TEST

How long have you been playing guitar?

Oddly enough, two years exactly on today.

Can you tap?

Yes

Can you alternate pick?

Yes

Can you use harmonics easily?

Yes

Can you pick scrape?

Yes

Barred or Open chords?

Both, but mostly Open

Do you utilize Feedback in your playing?

Only if the song needs it.

If you could play like anyone on the guitar, then who would it be?

I'd rather not have anybody else's playing style.

Do you know theory?

Some, but not that much

MISC TEST

Can you sing?

Yes

Can you sing while playing guitar?

Yes

Can you sing while playing lead?

Yes, but not very well.

What are your top 3 music genres for playing music?

Progressive Rock, Progressive Metal, and Post-Rock

Do you write your own songs? If so, how many?

Yes, but only a handful

Name three well known songs below your skill level that you can play.

All That Remains - Six
Tool - Schism
Foo Fighters - Everlong (Acoustic)


Name three well known songs that are currently at your playing level.

Metallica - Master of Puppets
Joe Satriani - Midnight
Guns N' Roses - Godfather Theme

Name three well known songs you would like to learn?

Steve Vai - For the Love of God
Pink Floyd - Comfortably Numb
Dream Theater - A Change of Seasons

How long would you give yourself to learn these songs?

Comfortably Numb would take me around two weeks or so to have it burned in my mind. For the Love of God and A Change of Seasons would take me a long ass time to learn.

Anything you wanna say before you go?

Nope
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#38
TEST

GEAR TEST

What was your first guitar?

A Honer Acoustic that was passed down to me after my sis broke her arm. But one day, I just sat there and noodled on it all day and knew that I wanted to play guitar for a living.

What is your guitar of choice nowadays?

My guitar of choice nowadays is a Fullerton Red G&L Legacy with the birdseye maple neck.

How much would you say you have spent on your rig?

$3000? At least $5000 for everything guitar related I have ever bought.

Distortion or Overdrive?

Distortion

Name 3 FX you like to use.

Tubescreamer, Bluesbreaker but the most of the time none.

PLAYING TEST

How long have you been playing guitar?

2-21/2 years maybe?

Can you tap?

Yes

Can you alternate pick?

Yes

Can you use harmonics easily?


Yes

Can you pick scrape?

Yes

Barred or Open chords?

Both

Do you utilise Feedback in your playing?

Occaisionally

If you could play like anyone on the guitar, then who would it be?

One of the three Kings of Blues

Do you know theory?

Basic theory

MISC TEST

Can you sing?

No

Can you sing while playing guitar?

No

Can you sing while playing lead?

No

What are your top 3 music genres for playing music?

Blues
Jazz
Rock

Do you write your own songs? If so, how many?

Yes. I mainly am improv so I can write songs forever.

Name three well known songs below your skill level that you can play.

The songs I play are not well known

Name three well known songs that are currently at your playing level.

As said before

Name three well known songs you would like to learn?

I don't know. I'll just here a lick and go "I will learn that song."

How long would you give yourself to learn these songs?

1-2 Days

Anything you wanna say before you go?

Blues is easy to play, but hard to feel
#39
GEAR TEST

What was your first guitar?
Hamer Slammer NM special

What is your guitar of choice nowadays?
fender jaguar

How much would you say you have spent on your rig?
a little over 2000$

Distortion or Overdrive?
distortion

Name 3 FX you like to use.
EH big muff, EH polychorus, Visual sounds h2o

PLAYING TEST

How long have you been playing guitar?
6 years

Can you tap?
barely

Can you alternate pick?
idk

Can you use harmonics easily?
yeah

Can you pick scrape?
yeah

Barred or Open chords?
barred

Do you utilise Feedback in your playing?
its part of my bands sound

If you could play like anyone on the guitar, then who would it be?
jerry cantrell

Do you know theory?
basics

MISC TEST

Can you sing?
no

Can you sing while playing guitar?
yeah

Can you sing while playing lead?
yeah

What are your top 3 music genres for playing music?
grunge
punk
metal

Do you write your own songs? If so, how many?
yeah, about 25

Name three well known songs below your skill level that you can play.
smells like teen spirit
iron man
alive-pearl jam

Name three well known songs that are currently at your playing level.
it aint like that-alice in chains


Name three well known songs you would like to learn?
black hole sun-soundgarden
bleed the freak-alice in chains
yellow ledbetter-pearl jam

How long would you give yourself to learn these songs?
given my ambition, a year

Anything you wanna say before you go?
dont do drugs
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#40
TEST

GEAR TEST

What was your first guitar? Yamaha starter pack

What is your guitar of choice nowadays? I'd say hmmm, some ESP flying V

How much would you say you have spent on your rig? 150$ :P i got the rest as gifts

Distortion or Overdrive? disto

Name 3 FX you like to use. hmm dist. sometimes acoustic emulators and reverb

PLAYING TEST

How long have you been playing guitar? 8 months

Can you tap? not really, but i've started

Can you alternate pick? ya

Can you use harmonics easily? ya

Can you pick scrape? yep

Barred or Open chords? i can play both, and i like both equally

Do you utilise Feedback in your playing? i dunno what you mean i do like feedback like stuff but im not sure

If you could play like anyone on the guitar, then who would it be? hmmm Alexi Laiho probably

Do you know theory? i know chords, and 1 scale, but thats bout it

MISC TEST

Can you sing? ya, my clean voice sucks but i scream pretty good

Can you sing while playing guitar? depends

Can you sing while playing lead? nope

What are your top 3 music genres for playing music? Melo Death, Screamo, Hardcore

Do you write your own songs? If so, how many? I have like 10 intros, but ran out of ideas

Name three well known songs below your skill level that you can play. dunno

Name three well known songs that are currently at your playing level. dunno

Name three well known songs you would like to learn? dunno

How long would you give yourself to learn these songs? dunno

Anything you wanna say before you go? hmmmmmmmmm nice test
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