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Music => Musicians' Section => Topic started by: Ak!mbo on November 01, 2007, 04:53:38 pm

Title: Help w/ chords..
Post by: Ak!mbo on November 01, 2007, 04:53:38 pm
So, I'm kind of self taught in everything I do, for better or worse (my punk attitude keeps me convinced it's all for the better though..
I've made a song which goes over a few chords that I'm probably presenting to my band tonight, butr I don't know thier names.
I've always showed them what I've made using my hands, like "Nono, that finger goes there and this coveres those two strings.. no, one fret up.. I mean down.. I meant the other finger..." and it's getting a little dull..

Chords are:

In standard E-tuning (Don't know what the fifth string is called, lol)
E: 0     X      X
A: 2     3      0
D: 2     2      2
G: 0     0      2
?: 3     1      1
E: 3     0      0
If that made any sense :P
I'm not that good at tabs either.
The first one is obviously E-something, the second one I know is real, because I use it when playing "Passenger" by Iggy Pop, the third one is A-something...
Thanks.

Edit: Changed the last chord..
Title: Re: Help w/ chords..
Post by: Jack Lupino on November 01, 2007, 05:58:54 pm
The question mark is a B, and the first chord is an E major variation.. third chord is an A minor.
Title: Re: Help w/ chords..
Post by: Niccho on November 01, 2007, 07:59:06 pm
The first one is Em7
Title: Re: Help w/ chords..
Post by: Ak!mbo on November 04, 2007, 11:36:10 pm
So it's Em7, something, and then A minor?
Title: Re: Help w/ chords..
Post by: Jack Lupino on November 04, 2007, 11:52:41 pm
Yeah. We're experts at this, don't you agree? :)
Title: Re: Help w/ chords..
Post by: Ak!mbo on November 05, 2007, 02:03:59 pm
You've been great!
Title: Re: Help w/ chords..
Post by: Niccho on November 05, 2007, 05:33:24 pm
Em7, C major, A minor

There!
Title: Re: Help w/ chords..
Post by: Jack Lupino on November 05, 2007, 10:02:19 pm
Yay for niccho! +1
Title: Re: Help w/ chords..
Post by: Niccho on November 05, 2007, 10:12:34 pm
Yay for niccho! +1


What's my prize?
Title: Re: Help w/ chords..
Post by: Jack Lupino on November 05, 2007, 11:28:31 pm
1 karma point, you nit. :)
Title: Re: Help w/ chords..
Post by: Ak!mbo on November 06, 2007, 03:25:45 pm
Cheers!
We went for an old song that we'd "abandoned" instead of focusing on new material, but I start playing guitar in a brand new band on Sunday, so the chords might come to good use.
Now, of course, I don't need their names :P
Never mind, I'm just a tad wiser now!
Title: Re: Help w/ chords..
Post by: Jack Lupino on November 06, 2007, 03:34:33 pm
Try finding some sites that list the most common chords :)