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  • n. Plural form of fingerpick.
  • v. Third-person singular simple present indicative form of fingerpick.


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  • And beyond built-in fingerpicks, there are other ways Turnquist goes to great lengths for a natural sound—Hallway's instrumentation is absent of anything electronic, and its recording was done with analog tape and double-tracking methods.

    Alexandra Marvar: Alexander Turnquist's 'Hallway of Mirrors': Harmonics, Reverb and Acrylic Nails

  • Munky even fingerpicks certain instrumental passages, while trying out new tones on echo-y soundscapes.

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  • He plays with fingerpicks on the thumb and two fingers of the right hand, using the guitar to produce unusual percussive sounds and harmonic effects.


  • Also in the basket are misc .. picks, tuners, capo, glass slide, thumb and fingerpicks, nail clippers and wire snips.

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  • This one is to prove that an OM can take the place of a guitar if needs must, played fingerstyle with fingerpicks.

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  • Uke fingerpicks well, is versatile for different styles of music, small, light, portable and nice to play.

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  • That's like saying that banjo players who use fingerpicks haven't fully developed their fingernails, or some such.

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  • Obviously, Matsson has heard a Dylan record or 10, but live he also nails the legend's early swagger, singing through a smirk as he deftly fingerpicks his acoustic, pacing the stage like a caged animal between verses.

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  • But actually, it does seem a good starter instrument for kids - it's small; it sounds pretty without much effort, which will keep them interested (this worked for me, even though I started as a teenager); it doesn't require tricky accessories like a bow or fingerpicks; it's different from what the other kids are doing with guitars and pianos; it has a rich tradition and fascinating history; there are wonderful online resources available replete with information and support and knowledgeable people - hey, with all that going for it, if I didn't already play it, I'd be tempted to try it myself!

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