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How to Play 1200 by Mushroomhead (Guitar Lesson)

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Dave Felton

1200

From Mushroomhead's 2007 release Savior Sorrow, "1200" is crushing from start to finish.

Taught by Dave Felton in Songs with Dave Felton seriesLength: 13:22Difficulty: 2.0 of 5


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jbeiteljbeitel replied

i don't like any of your lessons really because the songs are on a 7 string

evilmpevilmp replied

He is awesome to see live, this video is the first time I have ever been able to see his pick hand. Live he flies blazing speed and precision. Very talented band to say the least they are the real deal.

olseawolfolseawolf replied

Booo! He plays them on a 7 so they should be taught on a 7. i never cease to be amazed...

evilmpevilmp replied

I had a seven string Jeff Loomis signature had to get rid of it fretboards on any 7 string are insanely big and take a lot more skill and talent. Arpeggio's are increasingly more diffcult at higher speeds on a 7 too.

jbeiteljbeitel replied

you should do one with a 6 string

beck_flanderbeck_flander replied

awsome lesson

edenajbedenajb replied

nevermind, just realised it's a 7 string guitar.

edenajbedenajb replied

hiya, i'm confused at the start of scene 2 where you say that it starts at the open b string on the 1st fret. Don't you mean the open E string and the first fret being F ??

chrisdeb95chrisdeb95 replied

That "ROCKED" more Gravey please.

MarkBrennanMarkBrennan replied

To play Mushroomhead's tunes (or any 7 string tune) on a six string, tune your bottom three strings down to the tuning of the bottom three of a 7 string: low E down to B, A down to E, and your D down to A. Leave your top three strings in standard tuning. You might need heavier guage strings on the bottom three to do this. Thanks to Dennis Hodges for the suggestion.

brandon saucedobrandon saucedo replied

What tuning is this?

MarkBrennanMarkBrennan replied

Gravy uses standard 7 string tuning (BEADGBE), but he is tuned down a half step (A#D#G#C#F#A#D#).

anarchyanarchy replied

Never mind, looked it up.

anarchyanarchy replied

What tuning is this in ?

mkorsmomkorsmo replied

Time to build that custom 7 string telecaster.

kevinacekevinace replied

I know...JamPlay is an expensive habit.

kevinacekevinace replied

*head bangs to scene 5*

rockerdonrockerdon replied

LOL

Songs with Dave Felton

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Sun Doesn't RiseLesson 1

Sun Doesn't Rise

Learn this Mushroomhead fan favorite from the man himself. Mr. Dave Felton takes you step by step through "Sun Doesn't Rise."

Length: 19:50 Difficulty: 2.5 Members Only
1200Lesson 2

1200

From Mushroomhead's 2007 release Savior Sorrow, "1200" is crushing from start to finish.

Length: 13:22 Difficulty: 2.0 Members Only
Wake UsLesson 3

Wake Us

Get your 7 strings out! Dave Felton teaches his song,"Wake Us," from Dave's Heavy Duty Demo.

Length: 21:15 Difficulty: 3.0 Members Only
On The LineLesson 4

On The Line

Dave Felton teaches this 7 string monster from his band "(216)".

Length: 23:56 Difficulty: 2.0 Members Only
Along The WayLesson 5

Along The Way

Dave teaches "Along The Way" from his band, Mushroomhead. This song was released on the Scorpion King movie soundtrack.

Length: 23:22 Difficulty: 2.0 Members Only
Dave Felton

About Dave Felton View Full Biography Dave Felton plays guitar in a cleveland, ohio band called "Mushroomhead". Dave has a real take it or leave approach on guitar playing. Dave Felton's lessons on JamPlay are on various "Mushroomhead" songs. If you are a fan of Mushroomhead or metal in general you can walk away with something from Dave's lessons!

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