#1
not that plan on doing it, but i always thought shredding, speed riffs, and tapping on a 12 string would at the very least sound different. if any band does let me know
#2
I guess anythings possible, but it would be very difficult and probobly wouldn't soung good
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#3
No one I know of uses that technique, but it can definitely be done. It would require a lot of practice but there's no reason it would be THAT difficult.
#4
It's possible, but decently harder.
I have a 12-string acoustic
bending is damn near impossible, but tremolo picking isn't TOO hard
Requires a bit of extra practice though.
#5
ive tried it. bending is mad hard and besides the stuff that isnt hard sounds like Sh*t
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#6
****, there is a song by SRV where he "shreds" on a 12 string and plays the individual strings instead of 2 at a time, cant think of the name right now though.
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http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=SiEoDg1k0GE

here is some 12 string shred. he has multiple videos of this.


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#9
o well. at least we know it is possible.
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#11
If you can define "shredding" as simply playing very fast, accurate riffs on the guitar, then this vid says yes, you can do it. Either way, he's tearing up those strings! Gotta love Roy Clarks version of Malaguena. Enjoy!

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=hVjSmng7ris
Last edited by LeftyDave at Aug 16, 2008,