Ok guitardists. Help a tard.

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  1. Oderus

    Oderus Going to hell VIP

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    So as some of you may recall, I'm slowly and painfully teaching my self to play the guitar. On a whim, I decided to try to learn this song by ear on bass before trying the guitar part. I have most of it figured out but for some f'n reason, I can't figure out the intro. It's too fast and I just can't hear the notes as I'm pissing up the frets. I've tried it tuned a half step down and in drop D (where I think it's supposed to be) but I'm not hearing it. Any help? Just the intro, the first 5 seconds or so.

    [video=youtube;3DLVcTssh_E]http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=3DLVcTssh_E[/video]
     
  2. Oderus

    Oderus Going to hell VIP

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    I'm going to loop the intro and slow it down later on but maybe one of you can save me the headache.
     
  3. Teeney

    Teeney My friends call me Lissette Gold

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    How may I help yew?:smile:
     
  4. Mark Mayonnaise

    Mark Mayonnaise You look like a tree! VIP

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    Oderus God damn it
     
  5. Oderus

    Oderus Going to hell VIP

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    don't spoil this, you bastards. I need help!
     
  6. Vyb

    Vyb serial chiller Gold

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    Switch to bass. The world has too many guitarists and not enough bassists. Plus your drumming will help with the bass playing. That's my theory anyway.
     
  7. Thelonious Davis

    Thelonious Davis Magical negro.

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    egbdf
     
  8. Mark Mayonnaise

    Mark Mayonnaise You look like a tree! VIP

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    I remember teaching myself to play this :oderus:


    [video=youtube;F3U_WrLLUkU]http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=F3U_WrLLUkU[/video]
     
  9. Oderus

    Oderus Going to hell VIP

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    I am learning this tune on the bass. I switch back and forth between the two. I'm not any good at either one.
     
  10. Vyb

    Vyb serial chiller Gold

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    I want him to switch to bass, so it's

    gbdfa
     
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    E string
    3-2-0
    4-3-0
    3-2-0
    4-3-0
    something like that
     
  12. Oderus

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    That's what I thought! It just doesn't sound right.
     
  13. Oderus

    Oderus Going to hell VIP

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    Man, I'm so STUPID!
     
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    more distortion, palm muting
     
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    TagMan Active Member

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    :winner:
     
  16. garypagetwo

    garypagetwo The Gun Gold

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    who gives a fuck about the 5 sec intro? you can just play anything that sounds almost right and itll pass
     
  17. Oderus

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    get the fuck out
     
  18. Oderus

    Oderus Going to hell VIP

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    I've never denied that, tagman. I'm not ashamed to ask for help from the find folks of dawgsaloon.
     
  19. Mark Mayonnaise

    Mark Mayonnaise You look like a tree! VIP

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    The same people who give a fuck about getting jobs? :mrpeanut:
     
  20. Oderus

    Oderus Going to hell VIP

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    gary and lever. The answer in life is "who cares if it's right or wrong just do it" :fil: Disgusting.