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by chuckie
October 30th, 2005, 3:05 pm
Forum: Beginner's Q&A Forum
Topic: Air travel with acoustic guitar..
Replies: 12
Views: 2035

I don't trust the airlines, the last time I traveled they had opened my suitcase and tore it all up and left a note in saying they had checked my bag, I would try hard to take it on board with you they do have coat closets so I have heard some will let you put it in there. That's another option: I'...
by chuckie
March 29th, 2005, 5:15 pm
Forum: Beginner's Q&A Forum
Topic: Barr chords
Replies: 10
Views: 1950

Thanks NoteBoat!
I'll try raising my headstock and let you know how that works out for me.
by chuckie
March 27th, 2005, 5:11 am
Forum: Beginner's Q&A Forum
Topic: Barr chords
Replies: 10
Views: 1950

Don't mean to steal your thunder Deano, but I have another question about barres as well and I don't want to start another topic. When I play barres for an extended period of time, let's say 2x24 bar pieces, the muscle between the base of my thumb and my index finger (see pic for reference) tenses u...
by chuckie
March 8th, 2005, 8:18 am
Forum: Beginner's Q&A Forum
Topic: Metronomes
Replies: 4
Views: 747

Matt,

Makes alot of sense, and clears up ALOT. Thanks!

Chet
by chuckie
March 8th, 2005, 8:08 am
Forum: Beginner's Q&A Forum
Topic: Metronomes
Replies: 4
Views: 747

Metronomes

Tried looking to see if anything along this line was posted already, but didn't, so please bear with me if it was. I just started using a metronome for practice. When I practice I start out with something really slow, say 40-50 bpm, then once I get the hang of that, speed it up. How do I know when I...
by chuckie
March 6th, 2005, 12:17 pm
Forum: Meet and Greet
Topic: meet and greet (part II)
Replies: 97
Views: 86054

Your right though, knowing the signature and the beat sure helps you learn a song vs just the tab. I am working on his fretboard memory #1 right now. Still trying to learn the notes. I wish I could get all the pratice time in the evening. How right you are. You really do understand a song more when...
by chuckie
February 27th, 2005, 2:09 pm
Forum: Meet and Greet
Topic: meet and greet (part II)
Replies: 97
Views: 86054

Thanks Dave (and Elecktrablue). I know a couple DMB songs. I'm not too sure I'm going to post them, because I found the tabs online at guitartabs.cc ....
:shock:
um...was that blasphemy?
am I allowed to mention another guitar site on this forum?
:D
by chuckie
February 26th, 2005, 10:05 pm
Forum: Meet and Greet
Topic: meet and greet (part II)
Replies: 97
Views: 86054

Navydoc1 wrote:Wow, Guitar Noise where have you been all my life?
Hear hear! My name is Chet, and I've been teaching myself guitar for about 9 months now. I've always been a huge Dave Matthews fan, and after hearing Tim Reynolds and Dave's 'Live at Luther College', I decided I had to learn to play!