> Rules

Here is where the magic happens: the REC board turns bedroom guitarists into real pros. Remember - it doesn't matter if you fail or pass, as long as you keep posting REC takes you will progress.

The entries will be graded by a number of instructors. After grading, members will be accredited with the appropriate points if they pass, and adjustments will be made to their REC level.
Passing grade is 6 or higher.

* Submit your REC take!
* More info
* Score board
* Recording tutorial

Closed TopicStart new topic
> Linear Shred Zone, Lesson By Ben Higgins
1 [ 0 ] ** [0.00%]
2 [ 0 ] ** [0.00%]
3 [ 0 ] ** [0.00%]
4 [ 0 ] ** [0.00%]
5 [ 1 ] ** [33.33%]
6 [ 1 ] ** [33.33%]
7 [ 1 ] ** [33.33%]
8 [ 0 ] ** [0.00%]
9 [ 0 ] ** [0.00%]
10 [ 0 ] ** [0.00%]
Total Votes: 3
post Apr 18 2014, 02:52 AM
Post #1


Group: Members
Posts: 9
Joined: 28-November 13
From: San Diego California
Member No.: 19.069

Original lesson: Linear Shred Zone by Ben Higgins

Fun to play, once you get the hang of it, thanks Ben!!!

Go to the top of the page
+Quote Post
Gabriel Leopardi
post Apr 18 2014, 05:33 AM
Post #2

Group Icon

Group: GMC Instructor
Posts: 32.114
Joined: 3-March 07
From: Argentina
Member No.: 1.289

Hi Pat! How are you? This is a very demanding lesson and I think that you still have to work on the faster parts. As long as the faster parts become longer, you lose the sync between both hands and your playing isn't precise. My suggestion is that you take this lesson and work on it at slower tempos and increase it slowly when you feel ready to it. This lesson can be combined with some other lessons to improve your alternate picking technique. Check the PM that I sent.

My lessons

Do you need a Guitar Plan?
Join Gab's Army

Check my band:Cirse
Check my soundcloud:Soundcloud

Please subscribe to my:Youtube Channel
Go to the top of the page
+Quote Post
Cosmin Lupu
post Apr 18 2014, 10:49 AM
Post #3

Group Icon

Group: GMC Instructor
Posts: 22.808
Joined: 14-June 10
From: Bucharest
Member No.: 10.636

Hey mate smile.gif

I tend to agree with Gabi on this one! He is right, so please proceed with practicing the lesson at slower speeds until you can have total control over each note! You have a good energy when playing and that should be put to work wink.gif

Keep rocking!

Go to the top of the page
+Quote Post
Darius Wave
post Apr 18 2014, 01:12 PM
Post #4

Group Icon

Group: GMC Instructor
Posts: 5.632
Joined: 29-November 12
From: Poland
Member No.: 17.069

Congrats on Your abilities to challenge such a hard lesson! smile.gif You ned a bit more practice or just a focus to get good sync of both hands while playing those fast runs smile.gif Maybe it's just a matter of adding some accents - for example 1 note per section (16th or triplets) played much harder and matched with the drum beat. It helps me a lot when trying to get best sync with the backing or metronome
Go to the top of the page
+Quote Post
post Apr 18 2014, 03:57 PM
Post #5

Learning Rock Star - Wiki Coordinator
Group Icon

Group: GMC Senior
Posts: 8.168
Joined: 20-November 07
From: Spain
Member No.: 3.338

Almost there, 6

Fender American Deluxe Stratocaster, Ibanez RG2570MZ, Epiphone SG G-400
Vox AC4TVH head + V112TV cab
Vox Satchurator, Vox Time Machine, Dunlop CryBaby, Boss MT-2, Boss CE-5, Boss TU-2, Boss ME-70
Line-6 POD X3 + FBV-Express, Pandora PX5D

GMC wants YOU to take part in our Guitar-Wikipedia!
Have a good time reading great articles and writing your own with us in our GUITAR WIKI!
Share your playing and get Pro-advice from our Instructors: Join REC
Go to the top of the page
+Quote Post

Closed TopicStart new topic
1 User(s) are reading this topic (1 Guests and 0 Anonymous Users)
0 Members:


RSS Lo-Fi Version Time is now: 24th May 2019 - 06:06 PM