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  1. Guitar: Theory & Playing
    I deliver unto thee This is Why You Suck at Guitar 13: Your Muting/Dampening SUCKS! If you've ever wondered how to manage all the crazy noise your guitar produces and get your playing clean as a whistle (and ditch the damn hair band mute!), you're about to learn ALL the tricks! Scope it out and...
  2. Guitar: Instrument Discussion
    I play high gain and when I'm doing a run I get extra noise from the the last string played when ascending across the strings fast. I have a fresh cable quality guitars and quality pickups and a tube amp. Also noise in general when not playing unless I mute right over my pickups. Any pointers?
  3. Guitar: Instrument Discussion
    On my Jackson, that has a locked down strat style trem, I only need to lightly rest the edge of my hand just above the bridge to get a nice palm mute. I'm trying to adjust to my Ibanez that has an Edge Zero II trem, and I'm finding that I have to use much more pressure and place the edge of my...
  4. Music: Recording Studio
    Anyone know why this is happening? I'm running sd2 in reaper, and sometimes it just mutes the track in the middle of playback. I'v opened just reaper and 1 track with SD on it, so I know its not over loading my system. But its not very usefull to not even be able to playback my drum track...
  5. Guitar: Theory & Playing
    hello, i have always played rock but i would be very interested in playing some metal also. I have always liked the old metallica so right now id like to cover some of their songs. I am concerned about the right way of palm muting in riffs like this one taken from seek and destroy: P.M...
  6. Guitar: Theory & Playing
    Hey everyone, I've been playing guitar for a while, a long while actually, but only recently started taking it seriously and I'm having a serious problem, for some reason I can't get that 'chuggy' palm muting sound, when I palm mute I change the note of the string, what am I doing wrong?
  7. General Music Discussion
    This is how you do it, sir. :wub: hopes Youtube's embedding isn't gay. Edit: Grrr, it is. Click this, ***! (Unfortunately, my shitty ass camera is > *. :( )
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