"Daryl, I got into a guitar store while I was on vacation, and I hadn't brought my BlueChip. I tried to lay down some fiddle tunes on a couple of the guitars in the store and was quickly reminded why I play the BlueChip all the time. It was like…"
"Ordered one last night to try (the large triangle). I didn't know for sure what thickness to order. I like medium picks for acoustic guitar so I ordered a 1.25mm. Hope that correlates to a medium. I'm anxious to try it out.
"The longer you play the Blue Chip, the more you will hear. Actually, you'll probably have a few doubts about how good it is until you've played it spell. Your licks will speed up, clean up and you'll learn how to handle the pick. It…"
""the price will go up even more!"
I know you're kidding and all, but I thought I should add this: The reason Blue Chip picks are expensive isn't because they are "better than the other guys". The reason is that they…"
Found a solution to an often mentioned problem when having installed a piezo type bridge plate pickup transducer. The consensus of several Internet responders who have done this is that while the sound from strings 2 through 6 is good, the high e-string is way too quiet with no real ring, sustain, etc. Some have suggested moving the transducer for that string away from a brace, Adding a 4th transducer, a not so easy job, etc.I recently installed a JJB pickup (jjbelectronics) in a 40 year old…See More
I play two-thirds of a guitar. I have some wrist issues with fretting the 6th string. I enjoy finger picking but have been an avid follower of Flatpicking Guitar Magazine for about 6 years. I find Dan Huckabee's beginners arrangements great for the bari-uke. I have also found much of Adam Granger's work suits my DGBE tuning.I once took a class from Dan Miller in Palo Alto, California and he told me that his daughter was playing the baritone uke. I have e-mailed Adam about his new FGM…See More
"I have a left handed Blue Chip TAD 3R 40 pick and I find it a great pick to use, no scraping and quick on the strings. The only problem is that the tone is quite bass-y which is great for lead picking or Mandolin but not so good for rhythm…"