Help With A Guitar Term
Guitarman700
Feb 22 2008, 01:34 AM
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ive seen people mention the term breakdown alot, mainly in reference to the more heavy genres of metal, and i was wondering what it meant and what was involved in it. thanks!

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SLASH91
Feb 22 2008, 01:39 AM
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I believe that it's a point in a song where the tempo either slows down considerably or there are a lot of rests and space inbetween the notes. Here's an example. Breaksown

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Guitarman700
Feb 22 2008, 01:42 AM
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Thanks! That explains everything.

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