Is this pain in my first ring finger knuckle from guitar playing normal? [more inside]
I'm looking for songs that will help me incorporate fingerpicking into my guitar practice. What are some good songs to start out on? [more inside]
How can I, a male who used his hands a lot, keep longish fingernails for guitar? [more inside]
Hope me with a certain aspect of fingerpicking on my guitar!
I do not use a plectrum. At all. Everything I play (and I am in the initial - mid level proficiency stage) whether it is chords, scales, full songs, licks - I play them on my acoustic with my right hand fingers. I feel fine doing this, and I know that I am probably never going to play an electric.
Should I be worried about anything in the future (besides the low volume as compared to a pick)?
Bluegrass Filter: Banjo specifically. Frailing vs. clawhammer vs. threefinger. What exactly are these methods? And how do they differ? [more inside]