#1
ok, im learning highway to hell, and i'm onto the solo, but i've been completely foxed by what a release bend is, so what is it and how do i do it

an example from the song of where it does it

--(8)7------7----
--(8)7------7----

and between the (8) and the first 7 it has a little arrow

help neone?
#6
Quote by ibanez87
you bend the 7 up to the pitch of 8. then bend back down to 7


So, when I pick the note, is it already bent? Or, do I pick, bend, release?
You simply MUST check out my music on
Reverbnation Downloads available here
Myspace Streaming Only


Especially for fans of Tool, APC, Avant-Garde, Ambient music, rock instrumentals, and fans of music in general. Will not disappoint.
#7
It's bent before you pick it. It's a little tricky at first, as you have to find the right pitch without hearing the note. But it gets easier in time.
#9
you bend it up before hitting the note, then when you hit it, bend down.
Quote by jxljxl
Fais wins at life


The obscenely young leader of the Laney Cult


Member of the EHX Guild
#10
easy solution - listen to the bit it's meant to be....
there's your answer
Gibson LP w/SD59+PRS Dragon II
Fender 52RI Hotrod Tele
PRS Tremonti SE w/Bulldog Extremist/Black Label

Cornford MK50H & 2x12
Marshall JMP-1

TC Electronics G-System

MacBook + Ableton Live