KMC
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What are the sonic differences between glass and metal slides?
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Assuming their surface finished quality are comparative indistinguishable, what then contribute to the tonal difference (or sonic differences?) would be the weight and density of the slides material. ...

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Is there a way to test pickups or to determine which pickup to buy
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If you search on youtube the type and model of the pickup, there are videos people posted with their guitar and sound, which probably are closer than what you get on official site demo. May be that ...

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How to bend and release without flicking the other strings?
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If you're bending half to one full note (combined with the right technique and angle approach), you can avoid flickering adjacent string most of the time. It can be harder to achieve consistently on ...

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What electric guitar strings are the most rust-resistant?
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I have sweaty fingers and also find my string rusted relatively quickly. I have tried Elixer, Ernie Ball, D' Addario and finding them starting to rust within 2-3 weeks. I wiped them clean before and ...

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Strange guitar warble sound
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Avoid buying good guitars online - they also have defects or not being stored in the recommended environment parameters for extended period of time. I once got a Jackson DK2 online and it took me ...

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Is it good/bad to play guitar with low tension string?
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I tried to give you some simple answers given my experience What kind of problem I will be facing if I reduce the tension of the strings? (notice that I used to play guitar just by reading tabs in ...

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Is the sound of a semi-hollowbody guitar significantly different from that of an equivalent solid body?
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Theoretically there should be a difference because acoustic volume (surface contact of the wave) of a guitar is inversely proportional to the sustain (dissipation of energy); also the frequency ...

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