hey guys im new here. i have a question about playing thrash metal. i want to play thrash metal like megadeth and old metallica. but my teacher awlays said dont play guitar with your wrist, use your foarm and wrist together. but when i play thrash i only use my wrist. am i doing somthing wrong...
this is my first post. I've been reading this site for quite some time and it seems very helpful. I have been playing for a little over a year and I recently realized i have been holding the guitar pick wrong (i use a 2 fingered grip which is very limiting especially for tremolo etc etc)...
My question might be weird, but I am still new to the guitar thing.
I have a Ibanez RG2550 prestige and a Crate flexwave 65 amp. I am looking to get a real clean distortion sound. I know my amp is not that great, it is not a tube and I know you should start with a good amp...
You got the old debate, who's best?:
Let's end this thing before I blow my brains out.
I want to say Joe Satriani because I don't even like Vai or Malmsteen. That might be a little one-sided.
But... I know Satriani was Vai's guitar...
Hey everyone. I've been trying to like jazz for at least 6 years now. Maybe 1 out of 1,000 jazz songs ever make my hairs stand up on my neck.
I agree that guitarists like Joe Pass and Pat Martino were/are impressive, but is it just me or does the neurotic form sound like complete crap...
Hey everyone. This is my first post on this forum.
I've been looking for a good guitar forum for a long time, but the ones I find hardly have any new posts on a daily basis until this one.
Trying to get a feel for the crowd... What style(s)/type of music do you play?
I'm pretty much a...
20 questions with Michael Charvel
by George Mangos (El_Jalepeno)
Over the past several months, I have been working with Michael Charvel of Wayne Guitars on a custom guitar I have wanted for over 20 years now. During my many conversations discussing guitars and Wayne guitars in general, I found...
I JUST DONT GET IT .........!! :wutblau: :wutblau: :sleep:
I was watching but my mind went numb and my attention wandered and within 66 secs I had switched off completely , does anybody here listen to Theodore Ziras, what do...
Every guitar you ever owned...which was your favorite, now with pics
Ok here is the challange...
1 make of list of every guitar you ever owned
2. * if you still own it
3. which was your favorite of all of them
4. Which one do you regret selling
Heritage CM150 les Paul 97 red...
The Michael Angelo slugfeast in another thread mentioned a guy called Impellitteri as the fastest, quickest ,cleanest............(yawn) guitar player , so I just had to check him out.
I found the pile of shiit you hear in the...