Guitar Messages by Shawn Strickland

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  1. Shawn Strickland (2570)
    Instructional Forum · 32 Hits · 1/12/2007 12:13 PM
    I remember having a tough time getting bending down. It just took time, then it was .09's - now it's .10's (strat length) or .11's
  2. Shawn Strickland (2570)
    Instructional Forum · 26 Hits · 5/9/2006 3:31 PM
    What strings are you ripping on? I could imagine if you're playing on some thick suckers it will be very hard indeed.
  3. Shawn Strickland (2570)
    Building/Repair Forum · 92 Hits · 12/11/2004 12:03 AM
    Lol... yeah I try to gap my time on the internet, glad to see you all here though, I am pretty much converted to jazz by now, but I really love it an plan on going to University of North Texas for their astound jazz program (I want to be a Do...(more)
  4. Shawn Strickland (2570)
    Building/Repair Forum · 105 Hits · 12/6/2004 4:46 PM
    I have to tell you, my little Peavy Classic 30 I've had for years is the perfect jazz amp. I've got some groove tubes in there and it sounds reall great with jazz, but that tweed covering (Which was the only option a few years ago) is gettin...(more)
  5. Shawn Strickland (2570)
    Announcements Forum · 113 Hits · 6/13/2004 6:26 AM
    Well. Wow. I came back for a few months last year, and was incredibly active in 2002, and now I'm coming back again. Interesting. Well, I guess I'll say hello again for a good while. I just wanted those interested to know that I have a site...(more)
  6. Shawn Strickland (2570)
    Instructional Forum · 147 Hits · 11/12/2003 8:25 PM
    Hello all, this goes for the other kids in high school in jazz bands throughout. I don't mean to sound mean, but it's all of you (us). Try voicing two ro three note chords focusing on the 3rd and 7th and the extensions if there are some, and t...(more)
  7. Shawn Strickland (2570)
    Miscellaneous Forum · 140 Hits · 7/30/2003 1:41 AM
    People need picks. Lost of picks. People lose picks. People want customized picks. People want to try new picks. I thought of an answer; create a web-based e-store that sells picks and other accessories related to all pick-played instrument...(more)
  8. Shawn Strickland (2570)
    Miscellaneous Forum · 132 Hits · 4/8/2003 11:15 PM
    AAAAAA The tuning of Sadaam's last cry...
  9. Shawn Strickland (2570)
    Miscellaneous Forum · 138 Hits · 4/1/2003 9:59 PM
    Hello all here. I am getting a little concerned here, I really don't wish to be deaf before I get out of my teenage years!!!! I've noticed a lot more lately that my hearing seems to be more selective it seems. Not really less of hearing as one...(more)
  10. Shawn Strickland (2570)
    For Sale/WTB Forum · 211 Hits · 3/23/2003 2:34 AM
    This beauty needs a new home since she was never used.<font color="#FF0000"> The pure beauty of this Ibanez Universe shows that no scratches, dings, chips, etc. exist or have ever existed in it's lifetime.</font>color&gt; The guitar is a year 20...(more)
  11. Shawn Strickland (2570)
    Equipment Forum · 103 Hits · 2/19/2003 7:47 PM
    Charlie Hunter does a duo thing with a drummer and it's amazing. You will have to get a CD or hear a song or something. -Shawn
  12. Shawn Strickland (2570)
    Instructional Forum · 93 Hits · 2/19/2003 7:44 PM
    haha. -Shawn
  13. Shawn Strickland (2570)
    Instructional Forum · 56 Hits · 2/18/2003 10:11 PM
    Oh man, I could kiss you I thank you so much now, but I think I'll pass. :) Thanks again and again, I'm sure that I'll have it up on my site when it is all recorded. Thanks once again. -Shawn
  14. Shawn Strickland (2570)
    Theory Forum · 59 Hits · 2/17/2003 11:30 PM
    Playing a mode over a chord is just an easy way for many to think of the different notes and such that would work theoretically speaking. Using the ideas in your head and passing tones and whatever else, maybe you would call it your "mojo" is w...(more)
  15. Shawn Strickland (2570)
    Instructional Forum · 104 Hits · 2/17/2003 2:46 AM
    I've ran across the prlude to this wonderful suite and I just love it. I went to Barnes and Noble Saturday and looked for somebody who played it on guitar the entire suit. I was not lucky enough, however I did find a fine cello player who reco...(more)
  16. Shawn Strickland (2570)
    Miscellaneous Forum · 41 Hits · 2/16/2003 3:01 PM
    ha.....smartass -Shawn
  17. Shawn Strickland (2570)
    Miscellaneous Forum · 42 Hits · 2/15/2003 11:51 PM
    .......(hags, coughs, etc...) Ever heard of Django Reinhardt? The French Jazz Guitarist that was very popular where ever he went. He also was a Gypsy, what a mix Gypsy-French... And he did this all with two working fingers on his left hand si...(more)
  18. Shawn Strickland (2570)
    Miscellaneous Forum · 35 Hits · 2/15/2003 11:48 PM
    Yes, they love jazz for some reason, I wish I could go there sometime. Then that would make me an american guitar player in france... -Shawn
  19. Shawn Strickland (2570)
    Miscellaneous Forum · 32 Hits · 2/15/2003 11:46 PM
    Oh, and guitare is feminine so it's la guitare. Sorry I forgot to look until now. -Shawn
  20. Shawn Strickland (2570)
    Miscellaneous Forum · 29 Hits · 2/15/2003 11:46 PM
    Yes, it means I played guitar. But guitarre isn't spelt that, it's just guitare with that extra e on the end. I am beginning to speak french quite well now. I've been doing it for a couple three years now in school. But I am in "advanced" fr...(more)