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Old 02-10-2020, 01:59 PM
Mr.Woody Mr.Woody is offline
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Default My favorite way to use a capo

Do this all the dang time!
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Old 02-15-2020, 07:38 AM
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This is essentially Drop D tuning but up a whole step because rather than tune the low E to a D, he's raising all the other strings up a step with the capo.
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Old 02-16-2020, 08:31 PM
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Oh.

I was sure the answer was going to be "for cracking walnuts!" or like that.
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Old 02-17-2020, 07:08 AM
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Yes, and use a 2nd capo for the low E string if you want to capo further up the neck. A friend uses this all the time. What is great is that your chord fingerings don't have to change, except to thumb wrap (or mute) the low E string to the 2nd fret when playing chords that require the 'E' note.
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