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I Want to Learn How to Play the Guitar

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    I want to know how to play guitar right now, RIGHT NOW haha i don't want to learn it is hard. i practice from time to time but that is not enough i really really want to learn and...
    SAVEtheHER0 SAVEtheHER0 16-17, F Mar 29

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    I am learning how to play guitar via the game Rocksmith 2014. So far I am improving slowly. I still haven't learned how to do chords yet though.
    superalanliu superalanliu 22-25, M 1 Response Mar 28

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    The most fundamentally trans-formative decision I ever made was to learn to play. Every aspect of my life has been changed since from who I know, what I have done and future...
    Beaver318 Beaver318 36-40, M 2 Responses Mar 29

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    I spend more time playing guitar than I do doing anything else except sleeping. And on busy weeks I'll spend more time playing than sleeping. It's a pretty awesome way to make a...
    proguitar proguitar 51-55, M 2 Responses Mar 21

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    I want to learn how to play the piano because I want to play a duet of Heart and Soul with my partner on our wedding. :)
    DreamerX01 DreamerX01 22-25, F 1 Response Mar 16

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    I have never played a stringed instrument before, so learning to play the ukulele has been a challenge, but fun! I have been playing for about a month now, and can play a few songs...
    ashlee2184 ashlee2184 26-30, F Mar 18

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    I love to cook and I know how to cook but I want to learn how to cool different food from different counters^_^:)
    Nyamal Nyamal 13-15, F 3 days ago

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    I am such a bad cooker 😭😭💔 I really need to learn how to cook 💔 even when I do the same as the written recipes it's taste badly 😓
    DrHope DrHope 18-21, F 3 days ago

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    I self taught myself the piano, and then ukulele. Now onto guitar! The guitar is actually pretty similar to the ukulele, or for me anyway. It's a lot of fun learning songs. Once...
    HawaiianPunchz HawaiianPunchz 16-17, F Mar 22

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    I tried teaching myself a few years ago but gave up on it shortly after I started. I want to learn again to have a new hobby and because I also sing and I want to play music in a...
    thewindowshopper thewindowshopper 18-21, F 2 Responses Mar 28

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    One of my dreams actually but I don't have the time to learn, if ever I have that so called time, that time always go to something else. I should have done this way way back before...
    nyliemax nyliemax 18-21 Apr 6

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    Music performance has been part of my life since I was a child. But ten years ago, when I started my own business, I got busy and just stopped cold. I have a basement full of...
    TandSMichael TandSMichael 51-55, M 1 Response Mar 31

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    Does anyone else know how to play "Crazy On You" by Heart? There is a video of Nancy Wilson playing/teaching it on YouTube.
    guitarist410 guitarist410 16-17, M 1 Response Mar 26

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    I always do a little strumming on my guitar before bed. It's a great way to end a crappy day and it helps me sleep so much better.
    Dmac92 Dmac92 22-25, M 2 Responses Apr 2

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    I have been practicing and self taught from youtube! I love guitar and singing. I just got the Big baby Taylor right here. Gonna call John Mayer tonight if we can jam !
    spongechannie spongechannie 22-25, F 1 Response 3 days ago

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    Phunkdified - Ben LappsI wish I could play this xD dream...
    Chirogymnast Chirogymnast 18-21, F 1 Response Mar 31

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    when i'm scared or stressed out, it relaxes me. I suck at it I just love getting my black Les Paul down and playing along to my Ipod
    StephanieDan StephanieDan 36-40, M 1 Response Apr 5

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    After my divorce that turned my world upside down, leaving me with little to no money, without my kids sent me on a downward spiral that was coming to an abrupt ending until I met...
    DC0813 DC0813 22-25, M Mar 28

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    This is one of my goals for this year i really have to learn!
    FunnyEnglish FunnyEnglish 22-25, F 2 Responses 3 days ago

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    To get Ecto-tokens you'll want to worship Ectofuntus. Fill your inventory with nine buckets, nine pots, and nine bones. You also need to be wearing a Ghost Speak Amulet to get Ecto...
    bnsshop13 bnsshop13 18-21, F Apr 7

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    Hi am looking for girl gamers to play Xbox 360 or ps3 with and if u got ps4 and the reason for me want girl gamers cos I get on with girls easer than I do with guys so let me know...
    scottishbigguy scottishbigguy 22-25, M 6 days ago

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    I love it, and I'm progressing well! It's about a month I've started and at the beginning I had difficulties to read the notes, but now I have no problem :) The only downside is...
    Ehmoo Ehmoo 36-40, F Mar 22

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    I also sing and dance... but ya know.. Lol I love all four equally XD
    AshIsTheName AshIsTheName 16-17, M 1 Response Mar 21

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    It's so much fun!! http://youtu.be/dR5gX08GwOI
    GSSB GSSB 22-25, F 6 days ago

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    Such a beautiful touching sound this instrument creates Connects directly to your soul Limited notes but for good reason Perfect sound Breath effortlessly into it for the most...
    summerdaniella summerdaniella 18-21, F Apr 1

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    I would like to be friends with anyone who would message in French to practice the language.
    ezmoney ezmoney 56-60, M 1 Response Mar 26

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    I haven't (consciously) been able to do it yet, but I am expanding my knowledge on astral projection every day. It excites me and I can't wait until I succeed and get to explore a...
    Biaa Biaa 22-25, F 1 Response 5 days ago

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    This time I will not accept criticism willingly This time I will respect myself This time I will do what is best for me This time I will be what I really am This time I will...
    dispossessed dispossessed 46-50, F 1 Response 5 days ago

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    I think the first time I experienced playing guitar was when I was younger and had my neighbours boyfriend give me 'a lesson', basically I think he showed me some chords and things...
    KT98 KT98 13-15, F Mar 29

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    I've been playing guitar since highschool. I just learned with my mom's 101chart from the year 1994. I badly wanted to learn further of more than that. That's why I'm saving some...
    patooooots patooooots 18-21, F Mar 23

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    I learned how to play the saxophone a loooong time ago. I decided to use some of that musical ability and attempt the guitar. I started to learn TABS to some of my favorite songs...
    Igotsnikt Igotsnikt 36-40, M Mar 18

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    I played guitar when i was little. Years have passed and i still remember the songs and the chords. My guitar is home alone and i am at college learning and stuff. Sometimes i wish...
    Oti91 Oti91 22-25, M 1 Response a week ago

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    I know it's quite odd that I find piano a lifesaver, but anyways hi. I really enjoy playing piano, technically it's a keyboard but they are very similar. Another instrument I would...
    snowflakekeri snowflakekeri 13-15, F 1 Response Mar 30

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    1. I have two dogs. 2. I have REALLY bad memory 3. I'm very introverted 4. I try to be more open the last 2 years. 5. I haven't seen my father for 10 years. 6. The person I love...
    toughbaby toughbaby 18-21, F 1 Response Apr 3

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    An addition to the 100 things I already shared.. 1. I love playing video games 2. My favourites are the GTA Games 3. I enjoy talking about nerdy things 4. Even when I'm really sad...
    Ortolan Ortolan 26-30, F 1 Response Apr 2

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    Hey. This is my first story on EP, so I'd like to tell about myself. Ok, so, who am I? Here, just call me samoralsophy. I believe in God and consider myself a Christian, but I do...
    samoralsophy samoralsophy 18-21, M 1 Response Mar 25

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    Oh, Guitars. They're just awesome. I use to have a boyfriend who played guitar. I'd fall in love all over again. Lol
    Philli8807 Philli8807 22-25, F 1 Response Apr 7

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    I don't know why, but something about a guy that plays guitar is just attractive ^.^
    EmoSakurachan EmoSakurachan 16-17, F Mar 30

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    There I was, smiling, laughing and playing. Not doing anything wrong. Out of nowhere I was tagged again, this time by Nelladell. What did I do to deserve this nastiness... And more...
    oldfarmguy oldfarmguy 56-60, M 2 Responses Mar 31

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    1.) My name is Alyssa Brooke. 2.) My initials are ABC. 3.) I have a smiley piercing.c: 4.) I'm bullied 5.) I don't have real life friends. 6.) I'm friends with my idol. 7.) Twitter...
    Alyssa5SOS Alyssa5SOS 13-15, F 2 Responses Mar 16

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    1) I grew up a hippie kid and traveled around the US and Mexico in psychedelic converted camper named 'Mother'. 2) I speak mostly fluent Spanish. (I've forgotten some.) 3) I...
    puck61 puck61 51-55, M 8 Responses Mar 26

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    I would very much like to find one or a few persons that would be interested in creating some music together. Just as a hobby of course, nothing commercial and over the net so it...
    tooloaded tooloaded 22-25, M a week ago

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    I play guitar and piano. Now I'm trying to play the drums and violin. I'm having so much fun. :)
    rinadrummer rinadrummer 18-21, F a week ago

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    I was a part of two different bands in high school. The first one I'd actually been a part of since middle school - I sang, played piano, and occasionally played guitar. We...
    ShesAVeryKinkyGirl ShesAVeryKinkyGirl 26-30, F 3 days ago

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    Hello to everyone who reads this, but anyway, I'm 17, I'm a nice guy, also a furry, yea, idc what you think of that, you can call me sick or depraved like most others, but hey it's...
    Drifter15 Drifter15 16-17, M 1 Response Mar 17

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    So Ever since, at the tender age of 5, I was young I wanted to learn to play the piano. An finally I did. I've been playing for 2 years and so on. My high school offers piano...
    sweetchase12 sweetchase12 16-17, F 1 Response Mar 22

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    I want a girl who I can just talk about music with and wont get annoyed when I talk about Mumford & Sons a lot or when I play guitar for hours
    Sratomasfer1 Sratomasfer1 16-17, M Mar 24

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    Well this is some long introduction of me or things about me. So let's start :-) Im Mj an asian girl who have seen many bad things in life. I have done so many mistakes in my life...
    PartyPoison04 PartyPoison04 13-15, F 1 Response Mar 31

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    here are some advices for you all and stop looking at the clock! I'll finish soon. 1- Never fall for a teacher, especially in literature class, bad idea. 2- Always respect your...
    Donotletmego Donotletmego 26-30, F Apr 2

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    Interesting... Here's mine! 1 - I am afraid of clowns 2- I have been to almost all 50 states 3- I love coffee 4- I eat mostly organic foods 5- I love to cook for people 6- I...
    Jerseygirl72 Jerseygirl72 41-45 2 Responses Apr 5

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    (There is another copy of this on the site from my previous account, which was accidentally deleted) 1: My name is Rhodri (rod-ree) (A lot of people have trouble pronouncing and...
    PoeticTorture PoeticTorture 18-21, M 1 Response Mar 16

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    And now it's my turn. Sarahbellas tagged me after I said sure why not. I'm supposed to share 5 things about myself. This is meant to be light hearted and fun Im sure. However my...
    1490wayb 1490wayb 46-50, M 2 Responses Mar 16