whats a lick?

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  1. rezaramon

    rezaramon New Member

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    i heard gnr talking bout licks, wat exactly is a lick, and how is it different from a riff?
  2. Strangehold

    Strangehold New Member

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    a lick is when you touch something with your tongue.....a riff is a solo on a guitar..... duh....



    ryankoy
  3. Zandro

    Zandro New Member

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    Thanks a bunch for being no help. ;)

    What I get from a dictionary is that a lick is slang for a portion of a melody or improvised solo. Here's a better definition:

  4. Strangehold

    Strangehold New Member

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    well i guess......if you want to get into details

    ryankoy

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