Slap Question....

Discussion in 'General Instruction [BG]' started by Jim Campbell, Apr 7, 2014.


  1. Jim Campbell

    Jim Campbell Banned

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    Youtube,Hold On, Ian Thomas Band on SCTV about 1:30 in the guy does this sweet little slap lick that seems to allow no time to transition from a flat pick????? anyone ever see how he did that.....
  2. JimmyM

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    Sounds to me like he's just yanking on a high string with the middle finger and uses the pick for the low notes. Who knew that dude did that song first? I remembered the skit but I didn't remember he did that song before Santana.
  3. Jim Campbell

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    he's actually dave thomas' brother....tasty lick tho'

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