> 24th Fret Sustain
Phil66
post Apr 6 2019, 10:38 PM
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Hello folks,

How do people like Mr Vai get sustain and vibrato on the 24th fret, I'm trying for the latest Metallica collab but the notes just die very quickly.

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Phil


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- Phil66   24th Fret Sustain   Apr 6 2019, 10:38 PM
- - Todd Simpson   Practice!!!! You walked right in ...   Apr 7 2019, 02:26 AM
- - Phil66   Thanks Todd, I know practise but sometimes yo...   Apr 7 2019, 10:09 AM
|- - Todd Simpson   Just for you Phil, here is a bit of Midnight Video...   Apr 8 2019, 04:54 AM
- - Mertay   If you're comfortable with pinch harmonics, tr...   Apr 7 2019, 12:06 PM
- - Phil66   Thanks Mertay, I'm trying to hit a note on th...   Apr 7 2019, 03:57 PM
- - Sinclair   http://www.fernandesguitars.com/sustainer/...-sust...   Apr 7 2019, 07:26 PM
- - Phil66   Thanks Todd, Thinking about it, I don't think...   Apr 8 2019, 07:54 AM
|- - Todd Simpson   If you place in between the frets, and use wide vi...   Apr 9 2019, 02:08 AM
- - AK Rich   Good calluses on the fingertips help fretting down...   Apr 8 2019, 06:50 PM
- - Phil66   Yeah I guess so, thank Rich   Apr 8 2019, 07:17 PM
- - Todd Simpson   Phil mentioned also that it's easy to put too ...   Apr 10 2019, 02:21 AM
- - jstcrsn   have you tried getting the note to ring without pi...   Apr 10 2019, 10:47 PM
|- - Todd Simpson   I was suggesting adding some vibrato to keep the s...   Apr 11 2019, 06:04 AM
- - Sensible Jones   Don't press on the string too hard Phil, your ...   Apr 11 2019, 01:21 PM
- - Adam M   In my case it's probably a matter of practice ...   Apr 11 2019, 04:35 PM
- - Phil66   Thanks for all the tips folks. I'll try to pos...   Apr 11 2019, 05:39 PM
|- - Todd Simpson   I'm sure we can give better feedback with even...   Apr 12 2019, 10:23 AM
- - Phil66   https://youtu.be/zOw4sJcA1Mo   Apr 13 2019, 09:20 PM
|- - Todd Simpson   Ahh. At about 24 seconds in, it sounds to me like ...   Apr 14 2019, 03:10 AM
- - jstcrsn   sorry if this has been asked , what kind of pick u...   Apr 14 2019, 04:40 AM
- - Phil66   Cheers Todd, It has had a good set up and frets ...   Apr 14 2019, 09:33 AM
- - Phil66   A better video, I still think it's technique o...   Apr 14 2019, 08:11 PM
|- - Todd Simpson   The one finger technique is not your best bet that...   Apr 15 2019, 06:46 AM
- - Phil66   Thanks Todd, I was deliberately not doing any vib...   Apr 15 2019, 07:25 AM
|- - Todd Simpson   Just to make sure it's not an issue with that ...   Apr 16 2019, 07:16 AM
- - Phil66   Will do when I get home buddy, but the notes one t...   Apr 16 2019, 07:24 AM
- - Todd Simpson   You are probably getting better at it each time yo...   Apr 17 2019, 02:39 AM


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