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Thread #86272   Message #2567651
Posted By: eddie1
15-Feb-09 - 02:03 PM
Thread Name: brass vs steel guitar strings
Subject: RE: brass vs steel......guitar strings
Hi Richard
Next time you're in a CGCGCE mood, try dropping that E down to C. Yes, it's very slack but gives a wonderful "sitar" kind of sound. Play melody on 1st two strings with other four as drones. I've used this for "Bells of Rhymney", "Sally Free And Easy" and a few other songs.

Eddie