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Kristofer Dahl
post Apr 18 2011, 11:53 AM
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When you slide on your guitar, do you know by feel where you are?


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post Apr 18 2011, 04:39 PM
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Any slide past 4 or 5 frets and I'm in no man's land.


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post Apr 18 2011, 04:49 PM
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QUOTE (purple hayes @ Apr 18 2011, 03:39 PM) *
Any slide past 4 or 5 frets and I'm in no man's land.


Same here. I just lose my control after 5 frets.


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post Apr 18 2011, 06:13 PM
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I kinda know where I am - it depends.


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post Apr 19 2011, 08:24 AM
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A lot of the time I just guess... I know, that's bad isn't it ?? rolleyes.gif


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post Apr 19 2011, 08:43 AM
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Does it count if I do the slide with my eyeball?


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post Apr 19 2011, 09:31 AM
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QUOTE (purple hayes @ Apr 18 2011, 03:39 PM) *
Any slide past 4 or 5 frets and I'm in no man's land.



Agreed!


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post Apr 19 2011, 04:22 PM
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5 frets works well, but after that it's literally closing my eyes and hoping for the best smile.gif


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post Apr 19 2011, 10:36 PM
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I have to admit to being an eyeball slider as well wink.gif


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Daniel Realpe
post Apr 20 2011, 02:43 AM
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well, ear helps a lot. you just stop your hand when the right note comes up



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Ivan Milenkovic
post Apr 20 2011, 09:27 PM
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I can usually nail the longer slide without looking, but it happens that I make a mistake, that always sounds terrible biggrin.gif


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