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 #99721  by JamminJommy
 Tue Jun 21, 2011 12:51 am


First of all, these guys are monsters!

My question is did Jerry dig as hard into his electric strings as he did that acoustic? He's a dynamic player, but there is definitely some snap to the flatpicking!

Peace,

Jommy
 #99740  by Pete B.
 Tue Jun 21, 2011 8:25 am
JamminJommy wrote: ...My question is did Jerry dig as hard into his electric strings as he did that acoustic?...
Check out this interview, go directly to this question and read on:
[Frets Magazine]On acoustic, do you have to make many compensations in terms of technique with your right-hand picking attack?
[Jerry]Yeah, it’s a whole different ball of wax,...
http://jasobrecht.com/jerry-garcia-the- ... interview/

Woops, maybe I read your question backwards?. Sorry if that article is no help.
 #99745  by vwjodyme
 Tue Jun 21, 2011 9:27 am
AH-HA! I asked the question awhile back about if Jerry used the same pick on acoustic and electric, and there it is in Pete's link...the adamas!