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#1023952 - 01/20/11 03:47 AM happiness is a warm gun
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damn this song is really scarry now. the white album is very scarry in tone in so many ways..martha dear is so wings sounding... and george is so distant in everything. and ringo is doing more clowning and tasty touches like the brushes glass onion i think..and John is soooo great voice on this album its like he learned to record his voice so wonderfully n this album. so tired eveerything really.
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#1023955 - 01/20/11 03:50 AM Re: happiness is a warm gun [Re: grachus]
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listenning to blackbird
been teaching it this year and dont quiet have the true feel for it yet. close but not the nice flick rythm bit. what was the guitar he recorded with?/
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#1023957 - 01/20/11 03:57 AM Re: happiness is a warm gun [Re: grachus]
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dont pass me by is really really bad.
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#1023958 - 01/20/11 04:03 AM Re: happiness is a warm gun [Re: grachus]
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julia is really an underappreciated guitar song
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#1023968 - 01/20/11 06:16 AM Re: happiness is a warm gun [Re: grachus]
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 Originally Posted By: grachus
listenning to blackbird
been teaching it this year and dont quiet have the true feel for it yet. close but not the nice flick rythm bit. what was the guitar he recorded with?/


If you have access to the video anthology, there is a tiny snippet of a moment where Paul is playing the guitar part to Blackbird, sitting on a bench during an interview (if memory serves).... This is where I discovered the trick to making the rhythmic feel of the picking pattern work the way he plays it.

That may possibly also be the guitar he used on the recording.
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#1026802 - 02/04/11 09:16 PM Re: happiness is a warm gun [Re: uptildawn]
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I thought it was an Epiphone.
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#1038358 - 04/12/11 07:23 PM Re: happiness is a warm gun [Re: ickalien]
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nope it is a solo performance with McCartney playing a Martin D 28 acoustic guitar, It is in the key of G
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#1038424 - 04/13/11 02:31 AM Re: happiness is a warm gun [Re: glensimonds]
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Martin D-28?... interesting to know.
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#1038432 - 04/13/11 04:16 AM Re: happiness is a warm gun [Re: uptildawn]
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Here's an old video in the studio:

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=3uqGCqMYaHQ

and a newer one:

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=RDxfjUEBT9I&NR=1

The newer one shows a close-up of his strumming hand.


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#1041211 - 05/01/11 05:15 PM Re: happiness is a warm gun [Re: airproofing]
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In the older one it is the Epiphone he used.
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#1117107 - 04/12/12 07:46 PM Re: happiness is a warm gun [Re: ickalien]
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McCartney had Epiphone Texan from about 1965 (used it for Yesterday)
and had Martin D-28 (or was it D-18) from about 1968 or so.
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