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> Evile Style, Lesson By Gabriel Leopardi
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Kaaba
post Jan 22 2015, 06:27 PM
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Original lesson: Evile Style by Gabriel Leopardi

Panned my guitar 100% left, bad camera angle but ill be getting my new tripod from mail tomorrow, so will get alot better :)

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Ben Higgins
post Jan 22 2015, 08:56 PM
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Hi man, this was a good take. There are a couple of points to consider:

- In the riff starting at 19:00, you sound as if you're letting your fingers off the power chords a bit early. It's hard to tell but it just doesn't sound quite as powerful as it should.

-When you play the single note riff an octave higher at 1:11 it doesn't sound as tight and confident as the lower version. It's mainly your fretting hand that is not quite 100% here.

Overall, very strong, just need to sort those areas out. smile.gif


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Cosmin Lupu
post Jan 23 2015, 09:23 AM
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Hey man!

When you wear a Dimebag t-shirt, your playing can't be nothing else but awesome biggrin.gif Now, aside Ben's observations, I have nothing else to add. I like your tone too, so just take a bit of time to isolate the parts that Ben is mentioning and focus on getting them clear and clean on their own until you can play them at the original speed. Once that's taken care of, place them back in the context and make sure the whole piece sounds as close to perfection as possible.

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Gabriel Leopardi
post Jan 23 2015, 02:10 PM
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Hi Kaaba! I have to say that your take is killer! Congrats!

Your take is very enjoyable to hear because your tone fits perfect with the backing, and your playing is very good. You play everything tight and with aggression as the lesson requires it. I also note that little issue marked by Ben and also that the last pattern could be even more consistent, but the overall is very good. This lesson is not easy because power chords are changed really fast, but you did a good job with the different riffs, and the transitions between them.

Keep on the great job! smile.gif


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post Jan 24 2015, 06:51 PM
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