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by Grady Musick
September 12th, 2005, 12:04 am
Forum: Slide and Alternate tunings
Topic: Buying a slide
Replies: 14
Views: 4630

I use

Dunlop 222 Brass Slide
Dunlop Pyrex Glass
Diamond Red House Bottleneck slide

Diamond slides are the best Glass slides on the market.
Check them out here
http://www.diamondbottlenecks.com
by Grady Musick
August 8th, 2005, 10:35 pm
Forum: Slide and Alternate tunings
Topic: Zep Slide
Replies: 20
Views: 10445

Yes,,,that is way cool !!!

I also like some Zep's stuff.

Jimi Hendrix was always my favorite rocker,,,Robin Trower also.

But for me,,,that first Van Halen album was what really "Rocked my World".
by Grady Musick
August 3rd, 2005, 11:19 pm
Forum: Slide and Alternate tunings
Topic: Slide guitar tuning in all keys and all chords minor major
Replies: 43
Views: 17974

I don't think of bottleneck playing being an all-slide endeavor at all. That's lap slide territory. :D Exactly Ric, "Bottleneck" style involves Fretting and Sliding. I couldn't imagine just playing Slide on my guitar in any Tuning and not fretting chords & notes. You guys that play Lap Steel are wa...
by Grady Musick
July 29th, 2005, 8:10 pm
Forum: Slide and Alternate tunings
Topic: Slide guitar tuning in all keys and all chords minor major
Replies: 43
Views: 17974

Gee,,,,that's tough one,,,,,,BUT,,,,I have the only answer that I think will work for you.

Learn to play Slide in Standard Tuning !!!

Seriously,,,it's a lot of fun.

Try it.
by Grady Musick
July 29th, 2005, 5:12 pm
Forum: Slide and Alternate tunings
Topic: Think you need great gear to sound good?
Replies: 9
Views: 3581

Ricochet wrote:I think Duck's got us all beat on the low end gear.
No doubt about that.

That man is unique.
by Grady Musick
July 29th, 2005, 2:42 pm
Forum: Slide and Alternate tunings
Topic: Think you need great gear to sound good?
Replies: 9
Views: 3581

Yep,,,talent shows thru on just about any instrument.

I have all kinds of different level instruments,,,everything from a CBG to Martin,National,,etc.

I enjoy them all.
by Grady Musick
July 26th, 2005, 10:53 pm
Forum: Slide and Alternate tunings
Topic: Cigarbox guitars: waiting for Boz
Replies: 28
Views: 10226

Glad to meet you, Grady! That is a cool looking Cigar Box axe you have there. (That one in the pics is yours, I take it? Very cool to see the step-by-step emergence of a CBG like that!) Sounds cool, too! Thanks! Nice work there... So, what do you tune your's to? What kind of strings, 'n' gauges? Wh...
by Grady Musick
July 24th, 2005, 7:35 pm
Forum: Slide and Alternate tunings
Topic: Cigarbox guitars: waiting for Boz
Replies: 28
Views: 10226

Thanks for the "invite" Ric !!

It does look like a great place.
It sure is BIG !!
by Grady Musick
July 24th, 2005, 6:40 pm
Forum: Slide and Alternate tunings
Topic: Cigarbox guitars: waiting for Boz
Replies: 28
Views: 10226

Hi guys !!! New here,,,,thought I would "pipe in" on the "Toy" comment. I'm a Pro Full-Time Musician and I've been playing Guitar for 21 years. You name it,,,I've owned it. New,Used,Vintage,High-end,Low-end,,,etc. I've owned Guitars and amps that a lot of people woul trade their Left nut for. I rece...