new transposer      circle of 5ths    wap


nice sound

General Chat
casano  
15 May 2007 19:18 | Quote
Joined: way back
Karma
of late ive been trying a new technique 4 me, i was watching a few stevie ray vaugan clips and noticed him picking notes with a pick way up from the sound hole where i used to strum and pick from always but now i pick and strum near the start of the fret board and get a nice echo sound and nicer tone anyone no the name 4 this style of playing?.thanks
blackholesun  
16 May 2007 12:07 | Quote
Joined: 04 Jan 2007
United Kingdom
Licks: 1
Karma: 11
Moderator
Yup, when you pick notes on the fretboard its called "tasto", and when you pick them by the bridge its called "ponti". That's the Italian name for it anyway. I do that technique quite a bit. It has a similar effect to changing the pickup - playing near the bridge gives a really bright cutting tone, just like the bridge pickup, whereas picking further up the neck gives a deeper, fuller sound.
casano  
16 May 2007 13:00 | Quote
Joined: way back
Karma
thanks i love it for solos on acoustic as you said"deeper and fuller sound i feel hendrix used this method alot on little wing especially.


Copyright © 2004-2017 All-Guitar-Chords.com. All rights reserved.