Poll: Who can swee pick?
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View poll results: Who can swee pick?
I can sweep pick close to perfect
29 22%
I can kinda sweep pick, but still learning
49 38%
I try, but fail
51 39%
Voters: 130.
#1
Who here can fully sweep pick, like 4-5 string, pretty clean and different variations etc.


EDIT: I know it say's "Swee Pick" in the title, its a typing error and i dont know how to fix it.
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#3
I can sweep pick.
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#4
Sure you can sweep pick, but can you whammy without a whammy bar?
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#5
3 string sweeps for me :P
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#6
I can sweep pick.
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#7
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#8
i can sweep up...but not down...
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#9
Yeah dood, I can do 5 string sweeps.
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#10
I'm a bassist. What is sweep picking?
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#11
It seems sweeping is not that hard after all,
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#12
I can do 6 string sweeps. There are some that I actually practice enough to be adequately clean, but a lot of them I half improvise and obviously those aren't clean like they should be. I still can't do a sweep and then tapping at the bottom like they do. I just can't make it flow right.
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#13
Where's the 'I don't' option?
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#14
i can do 3 and four string sweeps, and im working on five
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#15
It was one of my endeavors during my junior year of high-school. Now that I have it down.. it's alright I guess, there are more interesting things though.
#16
I select "don't care"
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#17
If I practice a shape a lot, I can play it sort of fast after a while.


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#18
Yeah dog 12-string sweeps for me.

Actually I can't at all. I want to though.
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#22
I can sweep, but after learning how to do it, I NEVER EVER sweep pick.
Its just boring now.
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#24
I'm clean with like 3 arpeggios (5 string) and a lot of 3 string shapes.
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#25
I can do 5's cleanly, and 6's somewhat cleanly...

I try 7 string sweeps all the time, I fail at them. Hard.
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#26
its fairly simple once you actually master it, its just getting a variation in all your sweeps is the difficult part.
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#27
Can't be bothered to learn to sweep properly, I get angry and just forget about it for a few months
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#28
i can sweep well, but i rarely find an appropriate time to use them jamming. i can sit down and write one over a chord progression, but just flat out playing one that makes sense over a 3 or 4 chord jam with a drummer or bass player i cant do well.

i learned one sweep out of a book a year ago, once u learn one u have learned them all basically.