#1
hey, ive been playing guitar for about a year and have used tabs about 95% of the time, i want to try and start playing by ear but dont know where to start, if anyone could give me some songs where the guitar can be heard clearly, and has a nice riff (optional)i would greatly apperciate it =) thanx guys
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Ibanez ARX100CA
Marshall MG10
weeping demon wah pedal
Boss Chorus ensemble CE-5
Distortion DS-1
Blue Jay Jr. (Acoustic)
#2
The Social Distortion album Somewhere Between Heaven And Hell was pretty good for me

#3
Quote by wthrfrd
The Social Distortion album Somewhere Between Heaven And Hell was pretty good for me

any song in patiular?
Gear
Ibanez ARX100CA
Marshall MG10
weeping demon wah pedal
Boss Chorus ensemble CE-5
Distortion DS-1
Blue Jay Jr. (Acoustic)
#5
Quote by wthrfrd
nah just start the cd and go

all right cool, thanx bro
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Ibanez ARX100CA
Marshall MG10
weeping demon wah pedal
Boss Chorus ensemble CE-5
Distortion DS-1
Blue Jay Jr. (Acoustic)
#6
black dog and ocean by led zep. both use the A minor pentatonic as a basis
#7
I started to learn to play songs by ear when I went through a Doom metal phase.
Quote by breakdown123
Is there such a thing as a heavy riff with out chugging on the e string?
#9
Quote by yomoma21
black dog and ocean by led zep. both use the A minor pentatonic as a basis

already learned black dog through tabs >.> but ill check out ocean, actually im gettin into led zep, perscribe anymore of their songs?
Gear
Ibanez ARX100CA
Marshall MG10
weeping demon wah pedal
Boss Chorus ensemble CE-5
Distortion DS-1
Blue Jay Jr. (Acoustic)
#10
Quote by Pure_Morning
Sonic Youth

is that the band or song?
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Ibanez ARX100CA
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weeping demon wah pedal
Boss Chorus ensemble CE-5
Distortion DS-1
Blue Jay Jr. (Acoustic)
#11
I would reccomend N.I.B. by Black sabbath. Basically just powerchords and riffs in the E-minor Pentatonic scale.
#12
Quote by cissaman
I would reccomend N.I.B. by Black sabbath. Basically just powerchords and riffs in the E-minor Pentatonic scale.

yeah, mostly all that they are XD riffs are pretty sick though :P
Gear
Ibanez ARX100CA
Marshall MG10
weeping demon wah pedal
Boss Chorus ensemble CE-5
Distortion DS-1
Blue Jay Jr. (Acoustic)