I have made a few CBG’s, now what. I have no musical experience but I really want to start playing these bad boys. Where is the best place to start for a true beginner? I have found a lot of videos…Continue
"Hi Tyler, Everybody's on the ball here, but I will mention two things from my experience.
One: if you are having trouble getting good sounds or finding it difficult to play, look at how you are holding your guitar and/or the angle your…"
"I don't know about you but for me, if I'm following a "road map" I'm probably not having fun... and if I'm not having fun doing something, and I'm not getting paid for it, I probably won't be doing it for…"
"Huge thanks to everyone who has taken the time to respond to my question. I am sure this is a common question that you have all been asked a thousand times. So again, thanks for your time and insights."
"Thanks BrianQ and Korrigan. I have been fooling around and making noise and I do enjoy it. I was just curious is there was a "road map" so to speak on things I should focus on in a particular order, to get a better understanding…"
"Great advice Korrigan, just play... Don’t think too much. If I can learn to play delta blues on my own, by listening to records at age 16, then it’s not really that hard? I was advised by a veteran slider, to just play & I got better…"
"Your chances of sounding good on a fretless are slim to none if you don't know how to play guitar!...you'll never know where to stop, how to stop or even what to do.
you need to find 2 or 3 songs maximum that you like and study them,…"
"Thank you both for such a fast response. I prefer the old delta blues stuff. I have a fretted and a fretless but would love to learn the fretless first. I am just more drawn to it than the fretted. A lot of the beginner stuff is on a fretted CBG.…"
"Hi Tyler, first thing is to identify with a particular style of music, what do you listen to most what do you enjoy most. It will help with suggestions from others on here to know this.
The best way of course is to play with and learn from others in…"