Guitar Messages by Lincoln Barnes

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  1. Lincoln Barnes (840)
    Equipment Forum · 61 Hits · 7/5/2004 9:29 PM
    Not a problem there Jeremey. I have plans on trying the top competitors to see who has the best pickups that are suited for me. For now though EMG has what it takes to satisfy my sounds and then some. Lincoln
  2. Lincoln Barnes (840)
    Equipment Forum · 63 Hits · 7/4/2004 3:06 AM
    Well I ownt argue that cause I've never tried a Seymour in my life but in the near furure I will. As they say to each his own. I love my EMGs and I have played many on many pickups. Thanks for the response Jeremy. Lincoln
  3. Lincoln Barnes (840)
    Instructional Forum · 110 Hits · 7/4/2004 3:04 AM
    Well I haven't had trouble with my picking hand at least not that bad unless I'm playing lots of Metallica but its my playing hand. The humb like to lock up and is extrememly painful but fortunately it seems to be getting better. I think it is...(more)
  4. Lincoln Barnes (840)
    Instructional Forum · 58 Hits · 7/2/2004 11:33 PM
    I appreciate the warning there Gary but for now I shall se how things go. If they get worse then I assure you changes will be made. I just cant see the point in buying something that is so popular yet so ridiculed and not be given the proper t...(more)
  5. Lincoln Barnes (840)
    Instructional Forum · 62 Hits · 7/2/2004 11:00 PM
    LOL Ognjen. I used to live at a beach redort that was loaded with bikinis during the summer time. Somewhere in the ballpark of about 50,000 of them. WHOA! It was when I lived in Wildwood N.J. I am originally from N.Y. though and that was pr...(more)
  6. Lincoln Barnes (840)
    Artists Forum · 80 Hits · 7/2/2004 6:36 PM
    I couldn't agree with you more Michael. I only liked there first 5 albums after that they were for S%$T. I no longer listen to their new music. I ahave 8 of their albums and only listen to the first five. My favorite solo is from the "The St...(more)
  7. Lincoln Barnes (840)
    Artists Forum · 54 Hits · 7/2/2004 5:37 PM
    You just named two of my biggest idols aside from Kirk Hammet and a handful of others. I know what you mean chief and will enjoy them. You take care Matt. Thanks again. Lincoln
  8. Lincoln Barnes (840)
    Instructional Forum · 87 Hits · 7/2/2004 5:35 PM
    Hey chuck, hello agin. I kind of seperate my sessions now as it is. I play for aout 4 to 6 hours then about 2 to 3 hours later I play for another 2 to 4 more. So I don't play all at once you can see but I think I'm finding out what the proble...(more)
  9. Lincoln Barnes (840)
    Instructional Forum · 50 Hits · 7/2/2004 5:13 PM
    ROFL Chuck. I happen to love spinach. Talk to ya on the next one. Lincoln
  10. Lincoln Barnes (840)
    Instructional Forum · 51 Hits · 7/2/2004 1:44 PM
    I'm using a mouse minimally to use WholeNote but that is about it. I play XBOX a little and I dont shoot guns. LOL. At least not at ppl standing still there is no sport ROFL! Man, I'll tell ya something about those grips. THEY WORK. You ju...(more)
  11. Lincoln Barnes (840)
    Instructional Forum · 18 Hits · 7/2/2004 1:33 PM
    LOL, sheesh, Take it easy man it's only my hand were talking about here. I don't know why they would make devices that say help strenghten your arms, add dexterity, increase speed and your endurance just for the hell of it. To be honeest, I d...(more)
  12. Lincoln Barnes (840)
    Instructional Forum · 23 Hits · 7/2/2004 9:38 AM
    Cool, never been there. Heard alot about it though. What is the weather like there. Its hotter than hell here. About 110. LOL
  13. Lincoln Barnes (840)
    Equipment Forum · 26 Hits · 7/2/2004 9:37 AM
    That sounds interesting ill have to check it out at their website. I can't stand the though of having pickups that are second grade although I will keep the EMGs in my ESPs forever. They just sound so awesome but in the furure when I purchase ...(more)
  14. Lincoln Barnes (840)
    Artists Forum · 18 Hits · 7/2/2004 6:50 AM
    No problemo Matt. I know exactly what you mean by not having to be a speed demon on guitar however, I happen to be becoming one myself but every once ina while I will take the time to reflect on what I have learned and pick up the holy bible (P...(more)
  15. Lincoln Barnes (840)
    Instructional Forum · 25 Hits · 7/2/2004 12:53 AM
    No,I'm pretty sure its not double jointed but I think my pinky might be by the way if flops around on the fretboard. I dont know how you'd know if a finger or thumb was double jointed but I will tell you this it started when I started playing l...(more)
  16. Lincoln Barnes (840)
    Instructional Forum · 21 Hits · 7/1/2004 10:05 PM
    Amen Randy Evans, amen. I already wera my guitar high cause of my size but that is already changing as we speak and hopefully for my health will keep changing. As far as the gripmasters go they do help in some areas believe it or not. I could...(more)
  17. Lincoln Barnes (840)
    Instructional Forum · 21 Hits · 7/1/2004 8:05 PM
    I see, I shall check out the site. Thanks Ognjen. By the way, where the hell are you from with a name like that? LOL cya. Lincoln
  18. Lincoln Barnes (840)
    Instructional Forum · 15 Hits · 7/1/2004 5:38 PM
    Will this strenghten the fingers faster there Charlie? Lincoln
  19. Lincoln Barnes (840)
    Instructional Forum · 15 Hits · 7/1/2004 5:37 PM
    I was always brought up to play hard. I like playing the guitar like I'm using a grappling hook on a building. For some reason it sounds cooler that way but I do hear it is only like that in the beginning then you transcend into a more lighten...(more)
  20. Lincoln Barnes (840)
    Instructional Forum · 16 Hits · 7/1/2004 5:33 PM
    Thanks Charlie, will try it. They just really started about 2 weeks ago and won't go away. It could be that I am pushing myself to the limit but so many other guitarists do it and they don't have these problems so why do I? I dont get it. I'...(more)