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> Basic Metal Rhythm Guitar, Lesson By Marcus Siepen
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post Aug 18 2012, 07:46 PM
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Original lesson: Basic Metal Rhythm Guitar by Marcus Siepen

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post Aug 18 2012, 08:44 PM
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Hi, welcome to the REC Zone !

You chose a great lesson to work on, it's a classic. You've got good rhythm skills in general. You did well with palm muting and switching between muted and non muted chords.

One thing you could work on is making sure that your pick is definitely catching all of the strings when you play chords because in some places it sounds like you're only getting the root note, especially during the last chord progression.

Apart from that, good work !

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post Aug 19 2012, 11:43 AM
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Good job! Your timing is fine, but as Ben pointed out, make sure to hit all the notes in the chords, not only the root notes. Another thing, I would recommend taking down the gain of your sound a bit, it sounds a bit too distorted, with slightly less gain it will sound clearer and you will also have more punch and attack.
And one final note (not that it would make your playing any worse): Check out the tabs for my lesson again, the final chrodprogression is slightly different compared to what you are playing ;-)
But as I said, good job!
PS: I don't know if it is only for me, but video and sound are not in sync here.

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post Aug 19 2012, 03:54 PM
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Nothing else to add aside from what Marcus and Ben already stated smile.gif It also seems to me that the video and audio are a bit out of sync.

Keep up the good work mate and you can get this one perfect smile.gif


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