In this lesson, we’ll be exploring the unique benefits of using a slide on electric guitar across musical contexts! If your interested in adding a slide to your playing, here are some helpful links (not written by myself) that can help you master the mechanics:
In this video, we’ll explore both the sonic and mechanical advantages to hybrid picking in varying musical contexts!
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Technique Spotlight: Ambient Tapping
In this lesson, we’ll examine the sonic possibilities of picking-hand tapping in an ambient context. If you’re already comfortable with the mechanics of tapping, it can be a simple process to incorporate the technique into your ambient arsenal. One strategy for doing so is by tapping a consistent line with your pick hand, while changing your fretting hand shape, thereby changing the notes sounded by each set of pull-offs.