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Discussions regarding the use of alternate tunings, and how alternate tunings can enhance the musicality of guitar music.

Location: Charlotte, NC
Members: 285
Latest Activity: Aug 23

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"Bee Keeper" by Aoife O'Donavan 3 Replies

Started by Ian Miller. Last reply by Craig B Aug 23.

Favorite Alternate Tunings: 49 Replies

Started by Stephen Verderber. Last reply by nick g Jan 6.

I would really appreciate a "Dummies Guide to Alternative Tunings" 18 Replies

Started by Kevin G. Lougheed. Last reply by Chris Banks Feb 27, 2013.

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Comment by paul stokes on July 23, 2014 at 12:38pm some wonderful playing on here Seorie O'Gallowa, Love the song you dedicated to your friend, and also the song for your daughters wedding.

Comment by paul stokes on July 23, 2014 at 12:06pm this is lovely Chris, I had a listen a few weeks back I think and commented on the track. Its Bazzin (local slang for awesome, great, excellent, you get the picture).

Comment by paul stokes on July 23, 2014 at 12:03pm

that tuning I posted was DADFBD instead od DADFAD. Its a beautiful set up and has had me hooked for about a fortnight, haha. 

Comment by Chris Banks on July 19, 2014 at 5:21pm

James did good on this one

Comment by paul stokes on July 19, 2014 at 2:53pm

CFCGAE Lovely work Chris.

Comment by paul stokes on July 19, 2014 at 2:50pm

I'm just messing about with a new tune in DADFAD, I will put it on here when its a little more complete.

Comment by Chris Banks on February 22, 2014 at 2:09pm

This one is in DADEAD with a white K-lever on +3

Comment by Chris Banks on January 26, 2014 at 2:14am

Thanks again Michael.  Yea I agree about the camera - I'm still learning the video side of things.  Now for a shave!  :-)  

Comment by Michael McBride on January 25, 2014 at 4:14pm

Another excellent composition, Chris. Them's some fast hands ya got there. Two other "not-requested" comments: The camera angle on this video works way better than your previous two (no shadows), and the "no facial hair" thang works too. ;^]

Comment by Chris Banks on January 25, 2014 at 2:45pm

I need to rerecord this one - but here it is anyway in open C


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