Periphery Megathread: Everything Periphery

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  1. Andrew Lloyd Webber

    Andrew Lloyd Webber Pussy Melter

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    Though they may not have lived up to your expectations, you can take comfort in knowing your child is doing what makes them happy.
     
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    prlgmnr ...that kind of idea

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    This isn't relevant to the actual thread topic as such, but whenever people are arguing about how famous/successful Dream Theater are, I always think of their collective faces when they asked Marco Minneman what his favourite Dream Theater song was, and he says he's never heard any.
     
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    I'm glad you understand, and thanks man!
     
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    Albake21 "Just get a used Ibanez Prestige."

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    The Icarus EP is playable again on Spotify!
     
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    Frostbite Periphery Shill

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    Holy shit finally
     
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    tpl2000 Uhn Tiss Uhn Tiss.

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    Hey guys, just wanted to know if anyone know which songs Periphery did, that sounded good, weren't straight noise metal, and were on six-strings. I've listened to them for a while, and I feel like it would be worth learning a fair bit of their music, but I'm lacking a 7/8 string and don't really like playing noise metal.

    So, any suggestions or recommendations are welcome! (I'm in the middle of learning Scarlet, currently.)
     
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    The way the news goes
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    Omega
     
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    a lot of their songs are on six strings.
     
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    Isn't Jetpack Was Yes played on a 6-string?
     
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    6-string drop C is their most used tuning along with 7-string drop G#.
    https://www.reddit.com/r/Djent/comments/5jsicn/every_periphery_tuning/
     
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    prlgmnr ...that kind of idea

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    Can anyone tell me which songs Periphery did that were """straight"" "noise metal""?
     
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    The Bad Thing is all six string I believe. My favorite riff of theirs.
     
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    Learn music from a band you like instead?
     
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    BigBossAF Kept you waiting, huh?

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    Scarlet, All New Materials, The Bad Thing, The Way the news goes are a couple good ones on sixers ^^
     
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    tpl2000 Uhn Tiss Uhn Tiss.

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    To be clear on what I meant by what I said, I don't like playing noise metal. I'm okay with listening to it. Even with songs where the guitar doesn't seem to have any basis on theory, they compensate with vocals most of the time (see: Make Total Destroy)

    So, I'm not saying I dislike Periphery. I'm just saying I need stuff with theory.
     
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    Blotted Science?
     
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    tpl2000 Uhn Tiss Uhn Tiss.

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    Mr. Jarzombek, as I recall? I like him a fair bit, including his guest solo with Obscura, and work with Spastic Ink.
     
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    If you think there isn't theory behind Periphery songs, learn more theory.
     
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    Mile Zero off Periphery II is Drop C and fun to play along with:
     
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    Why do people constantly think I'm saying they don't use theory at all?

    I just said they use theory. Sometimes they don't, but usually they do. Anyways...
     

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