That’s a really good idea, I do pinch quite strongly yeah. I’ve tried lessening the grip but years of self-taught bad habits are hard to iron out. I’ll start doing the no-thumb thing you’ve suggested and see how things go.
I’ll try lighter strings as well. I mainly play in Open C with 10-52’s...
Thanks for all the answers!
I spent a bit more time with a Strandberg in a store today and after putting my hand through some exercises, it hurt just like it did on every other guitar, so I guess it’s not gonna help.
I like the sound of trying a bigger neck, I just need to think of what...
I recently got diagnosed with inflamed tendons and crepitus in my left hand and wrist. I've been doing some exercises while I wait for physio, but I was also told to stop playing guitar etc. at least until they see if the physio helps, but I was told it's unlikely I'll be completely...
I'm wanting to buy a set of Bareknuckle Juggernauts for my Charvel Joe Duplantier model, I just wanna make sure I'm getting everything right here before I pull the trigger, so looking for some help!
The guitar itself just has a volume control and a 3 way switch, no tone control... so...
Took delivery of this at the end of 2020. Custom Shop King V made for Christian Olde Wolbers. The story about it has been told a few times on this forum from previous owners, so I'll just say this thing is amazing.
I'll certainly consider it depending on price and condition. Although I imagine you're wanting a fair amount more than what the standard COW7's go for?
Any photos handy regardless? Would love to see it.
Gear/Guitar Wanted: Jackson Christian Olde Wolbers COW7 (Ideally in Red, or Silverburst, will entertain Black models, but not Camo.)
Additional Accessories (hardshell case etc): Case would be great.
Your Location (City,State or City,Country): Scotland, UK.
International OK?: Will entertain EU...
He will have absolutely no problem with it whatsoever. They were never not on good terms. He just retired it as his mindset changed as he got older. He's still super proud of SYL.
Enjoy the clinic, I've been to one before and they're a lot of fun.