Why tapered guitar necks anyway? In this video Dave Bunker explains whether it is important or not.
Parallel Guitar Strings on a straight neck make fingering easier from the first to the eighth fret by widening the distance between strings.
The guitar capo changes chord pitch on the guitar. Watch Dave Bunker as he gives his explanation.
I was honored to see Stanley Jordan reply to my answer (posted on YouTube and Quora). While Jordan and van Halen did not invent tapping, they both embody the very best of its potential. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=2fw0jq4VAkg Photo Credits in order: Gretsch, Joe Mabel, and Carl Lender
The Dave Bunker Band, for most of the ten years at the Golden Nugget, was to do what was called swing-relief. We would do five shows a day from Wednesday through Saturday. We would then headline on Sunday going directly into the graveyard shift and get off at 6:00 am on Monday morning. We were […]