Alternate tuning?????

Discussion in 'Technique [BG]' started by po3t, Aug 7, 2002.

  1. po3t


    Jul 24, 2002
    Marion, NC
    Is there a logical or theory solid reason for alternate tunings.

    I mean other than it sounds cool. How did Alt tuning start, some tech tune a guitar or bass wrong as a joke and it sounded cool, or what.:confused:
  2. cap


    Aug 8, 2001
    Hickam Hawaii
    For me, I like the lower note of "D" in drop d for the deeper sound, not to mention it makes hitting the octaves on those notes alot easer due to the fact that you have 2 strings on the same note, one octave higher...but thats me