What is the tuning for in the end?
As with many Linkin Park songs, the tuning is dropped “C#” tuning. Those notes are, starting from the 6th string C# G# C# F# A# D#. The opening piano chord progression works very well on the guitar and is not very difficult to play either.
What is Double Drop D tuning on a guitar?
Double drop D tuning: DADGBD, also known simply as double drop D, is an alternative guitar tuning: E strings are tuned down (“dropped”) one whole step (2 frets) to D rather than E as in standard tuning (EADGBE).
What is the G7 chord?
The G7 chord is comprised of the same three chords that make up the G major chord (G, B, and D), plus the addition of a seventh interval – the F note. When strumming a G7, listen for these four notes that are blended together to form the full chord: G, B, D and F.
Is drop tuning bad for your guitar?
Drop tuning may affect the intonation of the guitar but that is in no way breaking the guitar, and can be fixed relatively easily. Not at all, I’ve used many, many guitars throughout the years. All of which could hold tone, and had relatively decent intonation. I would (and still do) switch between tunings.
What tuning does Tony Iommi use?
First, he started down-tuning his guitar, to D# and C# standard. This lowered the tension against his fingers, making it easier for him to play for longer periods of time. Iommi and the rest of Black Sabbath found out that these lower tunings also made the music sound heavier, and an entire genre of music was born.