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slide guitar

n
(Music, other) a technique of guitar playing derived from bottleneck, using a steel or glass tube on one finger across the frets
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Besides the very personal emotions that characterise most of his songs, Harper's other trademark is his searing guitar-he often plays a Weissenborn, a special (and rare) kind of lap slide guitar that has a unique sound that other slide guitars cannot deliver.
James Swing will discuss the instrument, including resonator and electric slide guitars, and help tune guitars for ages 12 and up, 3:45-4:45 p.
The vocals are authentic enough to belong to a prison chain-gang and there are two slide guitars, banjo, piano, trombone and harmonica in what amounts to a mini-orchestra.
Domino's clear, uninflected delivery glides over a mix of stand-up bass, dance beats, slide guitars, and banjo, and breathes new life into timeless songs.
Beck Hansen steals from all kinds of sources - his beats are hip-hop, his slide guitars come from the country-blues men Lightnin' Hopkins and Mississippi John Hurt, and his lazy delivery is pure Bob Dylan.
Photo: (1) On ``Loser,'' from the album ``Mellow Gold,'' Beck Hansen steals from all kinds of sources for his hip-hop beats, slide guitars and lazy delivery.