Information

Musicians

A group for Musicians to discuss musicianship and share experiences.

Members: 211
Latest Activity: Oct 4

Discussion Forum

What instrument does everyone play?

Started by Erik Scheele. Last reply by Matt T. Nov 2, 2013. 72 Replies

What's your band?

Started by Justin Tessier Jun 6, 2013. 0 Replies

Jazz standards

Started by Gerardo. Last reply by Johnnie The Hat Aug 15, 2011. 2 Replies

Comment Wall

Comment

You need to be a member of Musicians to add comments!

Comment by Barry Moffitt on September 12, 2014 at 11:09pm

finally released my first CD.  All originals.  Six have been on the radio, two on the European charts (go figure.  Those European love Country Music).

See it here: http://barrymoffitt.bandcamp.com/

Comment by Milo Morris on June 4, 2014 at 10:39pm

Always around.

And I get rounder with age.

Comment by Rick Shelton on June 4, 2014 at 12:52pm

Anyone still around?

Comment by Justin Rigsby on November 13, 2013 at 11:28pm

Just found this page! I'm 20, 21 in January, and I've been playing guitar since I was probably about 14 or 15. I play both electric and acoustic. I also like playing bass and I'm trying to learn drums and piano when I can. I tend to play rock/metal music but I really enjoy many styles and attempt to play whatever I can. I also attempt to sing but I'm no where near comfortable with it. My vocal is around bass/baritone range. I feel comfortable singing Faith No more stuff if that helps paint the picture. 

Glad I found a group of fellow musicians!

Comment by Dino Silone on October 29, 2013 at 9:57am

I remember some of the "Rock School" stuff was pretty good for learning scales and licks back in the day.  Don't know if that stuff is still around.

Comment by Kyle Arcurio on October 29, 2013 at 9:39am

Anyone have any suggestions on sources for self-learning guitar scales and a small amount of music theory?

Comment by Tim H. on January 18, 2011 at 7:48am
Also I wanna be able to hear a song and play it and just jam along with other musicians.
Comment by Tim H. on January 18, 2011 at 3:46am
Well I wanna play the blues, jazz, funk. Got the 12bar blues down I guess. Know how to play a couple songs and licks, and pentatonics, but don't know how to move on.
Comment by G.E. Thornton on January 11, 2011 at 8:24am
Cool group - I've played bass in Brooklyn, New York for 25 years - whoa, that sounds like I'm old.  I was recorded on Joe Whyte's "Heavyweight" album back in 1999 or thereabout.
Comment by Dan S. on January 11, 2011 at 7:59am

Tim -

 

Yes. A good teacher will definitely get you moving. But judging by your comment, I'm wondering what your goals are? What do you want to do with the guitar? A teacher will help you do that..., once you figure it out.

 

But practice--deliberate daily practice--is part of the equation.

Talent is Overrated

 

Check out my Lessons page for ideas, and good luck -

http://danskidmore.com/Lessons_new.html

 

Dan S.

 

MY AOM interview:

http://artofmanliness.com/2009/06/25/so-you-want-my-job-guitarist/

 

Members (211)

 
 
 

Latest Activity

Sumner25 replied to Sumner25's discussion Exercise for bad disk in the group Exercise
"Thanks, this looks great. I'll give them a try."
2 hours ago
Shane replied to Sumner25's discussion Exercise for bad disk in the group Exercise
"Dr. Stuart McGill's Big Three."
2 hours ago
Sumner25 added a discussion to the group Exercise
Thumbnail

Exercise for bad disk

Hi, there,I have what I believe is a stressed disk in my lower back. It is aggravated by lifting up straight in front. Carrying boxes, picking up things from the floor, and similar motions are anywhere from challenging to impossible when it is acting up. Anybody have suggestions for a workout regimen to strengthen my core without stressing my spine? Burpees, for example, seem to make things worse. I think a stronger core would take some of the load from my spine and keep the pain to a…See More
2 hours ago
Profile IconSumner25, David Varella and Bear77 joined Steven C.'s group
Thumbnail

Exercise

Exercise is a crucial part of maintaining a manly physique. Join up to share ideas, get support and discuss plans with other men.See More
3 hours ago
Bearwolf joined Matthew Robertson's group
Thumbnail

Traditional Catholic Men

This is a group for traditional Catholic men to share their experiences, ask questions and help each other keep the faith.
3 hours ago
Chatmonkey replied to Chatmonkey's discussion Young 'boy', Looking for guidance.
"You are exactly right Ge. Despite my cheap living conditions currently, living expense is something that I have in the past made the mistake of indulging in as I tell myself 'i'll eventually have enough to cover it'. I always want to…"
5 hours ago
Gentleman Engineer replied to Chatmonkey's discussion Young 'boy', Looking for guidance.
"One would likely discern the expenses of residence within Toronto to exceed that of Regina."
5 hours ago
Pale Horse replied to Pope Paul's discussion 10 Rules to Being a Gentleman in 2015
"Yes."
5 hours ago

© 2014   Created by Brett McKay.   Powered by

Badges  |  Report an Issue  |  Terms of Service