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Guitarist in Metal bands 'Crimson Ruin' and 'Not Above Evil' http://www.notaboveevil.co.uk


Jun
18
comment What are some common jazz chord progressions?
This question shouldn't have been closed. Voted to reopen. Perhaps could do with an edit to remove the "Is the answer.." bit, but the op is clearly asking for common jazz chord progressions which are not variations of a ii-v-i.
Jun
18
reviewed Approve What are some common jazz chord progressions?
Jun
17
comment Do distortion pedals work well with tube amps? Or should I use a tube screamer?
No probs, sounds like a similar setup to mine, the SD-1 is truly a bargin :)
Jun
16
awarded  Quorum
Jun
16
comment Most important musical concepts for writing songs on acoustic guitar
I think the circle of fifths is something you would find helpful, check this answer out music.stackexchange.com/questions/1809/…
Jun
15
awarded  Nice Answer
Jun
15
comment Guitar scales further up the fret board.
No probs, glad to help
Jun
15
comment Useful tuning for 7 or 8 string guitars
Just to note - B gives you the forth, but dropping it to an A has the same effect as dropping your E to D on a 6 string (one finger power chords, easy 9ths etc).
Jun
14
comment Guitar Amplifier (Head versus Combo versus None)
Also worth a look are some of the free VST amps around - shred is one of the better examples of this acmebargig.com/product/shred
Jun
14
revised How to be calm and relaxed during a performance, recital, or competition?
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Jun
14
comment Guitar scales further up the fret board.
Never mind!
Jun
14
comment Guitar scales further up the fret board.
-1 This doesn't answer the question in the slightest - the op has specifically asked to learn how to extend the scale (A minor pentatonic). Telling him something as broad as - You need to learn music theory doesn't come close to answering the question. this is a comment at best.
Jun
13
revised Guitar scales further up the fret board.
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Jun
13
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Jun
13
answered Guitar scales further up the fret board.
Jun
13
comment Are Hanon exercises mindless unmusical repetiton or a great way to develop finger strength and dexterity?
Some of the Hanon exercises can be found here: hanon-online.com -
Jun
11
comment Bass Clarinet: Rubber vs Plastic Mouthpiece?
Or any clarinet players at all, would be good to hear any real and proper (in terms of preferred and learned instrumentalists) clarinet players weight in on this.
Jun
11
revised Bass Clarinet: Rubber vs Plastic Mouthpiece?
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Jun
11
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Jun
11
awarded  Vox Populi