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by BlackAmpeg
June 18th, 2013, 9:30 am
Forum: Beginner's Q&A Forum
Topic: Help! Pinch harmonics are hard.
Replies: 3
Views: 2410

Re: Help! Pinch harmonics are hard.

It is true that using more gain can help bring out artificial harmonics. However, if the technique isn't familiar to you, I'd suggest practicing on an acoustic first. Once you can produce them at volume on an acoustic, you'll almost play them by accident on your electric! As far as where the node po...
by BlackAmpeg
June 14th, 2013, 11:01 am
Forum: Singing
Topic: extending vocal range/confidence
Replies: 2
Views: 4906

Re: extending vocal range/confidence

Singing well is really about being uninhibited--it's also a very subjective thing. In other words, you are your biggest critic. Different people like to hear different things from vocalists. I'm sure everyone can agree that there are some very successful people in music who can't sing a lick. A coup...
by BlackAmpeg
June 13th, 2013, 7:13 am
Forum: Guitar Noise Songwriting Club
Topic: Just Starting
Replies: 2
Views: 3059

Re: Just Starting

You've got plenty of time left to make a living at music. I'd say that if you were 40. Start a band or join one ASAP. You might not think so, and others might disagree, but in my opinion you need the experience that comes from playing music with others. As far as songwriting goes.... Sometimes they ...
by BlackAmpeg
June 13th, 2013, 6:52 am
Forum: Guitar Players Discussion
Topic: Any good new/young blues guitarists out there?
Replies: 13
Views: 5635

Re: Any good new/young blues guitarists out there?

Check out Kris Lager, dude's got CHOPS. Lil' Slim is a boss, too. Both are more or less local guys who travel a lot.
by BlackAmpeg
June 13th, 2013, 6:50 am
Forum: Meet and Greet
Topic: New member
Replies: 2
Views: 963

New member

I'm a multi-instrumentalist from Nebraska. I joined this forum to network and to steal all of your tricks & ideas so I can be a better player :wink: