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> Edguy- How To Riff Series (part1), First time with my HD Cam recorded
post Aug 9 2009, 04:59 PM
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This is my take at the How to riff Series (part1)
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Muris Varajic
post Aug 9 2009, 10:39 PM
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Rhythm placement - 4.8
Cleanness - 4.8
Feel - 4.6
Posture - 5
Sound - 4.5

Biggest problem here imo is your tone and mix,
tone has too much bass even tho you used Lian's preset,
your guitar is more woody I guess.
Cut off bass a little and it'll also help you
to execute all those pinched harmonics you missed.
And guitar sound was too loud in mix as well,
I could barely hear the backing
so pay more attention to that.
Oh, you played few wrong notes btw, at 0:28,
you started from D# instead of C#, no big deal tho, too easy to fix, good job. smile.gif


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post Aug 10 2009, 09:20 AM
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Rhythm placement 4.4
Cleanness 4.4
Feel 4.4
Posture 4.9
Sound 3.9

Sound is something that needs more work here. Too much gain and compression and too much loudness relative to the backing. Timing was also a bit shaky here and there.

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Lian Gerbino
post Aug 10 2009, 03:06 PM
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Rhythm placement 4
Cleanness 4
Feel 4
Posture 4.5
Sound 3.5

well man, great take! there are some parts that need more work. an important problem to put an eye on is timing. review the lesson and try it using the slow BTs. you´ll get it pretty soon. keep up the great work man!

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post Aug 10 2009, 03:40 PM
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Rhythm placement - 4
Cleanness - 4
Feel - 4.5
Posture - 4.5
Sound - 4

Backing is not loud enough. You have a good feel for this but it's still unprecise in many parts. Try less gain as well. Good job overall

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post Aug 10 2009, 07:35 PM
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Rhythm placement 4.2
Cleanness 4.4
Feel 4.6
Posture 4.8
Sound 4

You still have to practice a bit and it will be OK. You really have to listen onto the rates because the backing isn't loud enough indeed.

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post Aug 11 2009, 07:40 PM
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