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  1. Axescour

    Tips for transcribing that helped me

    Pretty sure unless you copied something that’s being sold elsewhere and started sharing it, you can’t get in trouble :). Also, it's up to the publisher whether or not other tabs that aren't theirs for certain songs can be posted on tab-sharing websites.
  2. Axescour

    Tips for transcribing that helped me

    That program looks great! Never had heard of it before, the only downside is you have to buy it whereas riffstation is free. I bought it anyways and already looks better and you can do more with it it seems.
  3. Axescour

    Tips for transcribing that helped me

    No problem! Maybe eventually you won't have to look at live videos anymore, I hardly do so nowadays and don't be afraid to look at other tabs either, it helped me a lot in the beginning as well. Also, I didn't write this, the guy that trained me did. :)
  4. Axescour

    Tips for transcribing that helped me

    Some general things about tabs I've learned over the years: Some people put a lot of stock in "Official Tab Books". I've read people say that means the band themselves put them out or checked the tabs. While there are some that may be like that, the 'official' just means it's legal. I'm not an...
  5. Axescour

    Tips for transcribing that helped me

    There are a few things you can do to determine the tuning. Research ... if a band usually uses some tuning then it's safe to at least start with that assumption. Listen through the song and see if you can hear any riff that's probably pedaling the low string note. Examples are like for the...
  6. Axescour

    Tips for transcribing that helped me

    Hello, I’m a full time transcriber and wanted to share these tips on transcribing that helped me when learning. This was authored by Russ Elton (Trivium’s official transcriber) and he helped train me until I was ready to transcribe on my own. I‘ll also answer any questions any of you might have...
  7. Axescour

    Greetings Synners

    Thank you everyone for the warm welcome! :) About the transcribing: It definitely is not an easy task at first, but with hard work and patience you'd be surprised what you can end up doing. :) I only started transcribing last April and already have a discord server where I share my tabs with...
  8. Axescour

    Greetings Synners

    Hello there! I'm Joe. I've been looking around for a place to get better at guitar and this looks like the spot. I've been playing for 12 years but lack in the lead playing department. I also transcribe guitar by ear at a professional quality level after being trained by the guy (Russ Elton)...