plectrum


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a small thin device (of metal or plastic or ivory) used to pluck a stringed instrument

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Michael & Rudinsky 1972; Ryker & Rudinsky 1976a), consisting of a file on the underside of the posterior elytra (located at the winglock) and the plectrum located along the posterior margin of the seventh tergite (Fig.
Punch a hole through an old bank card and the Pickmaster creates a perfectly rounded plectrum measuring 3cm by 2.
MICHAEL WEARS A JACKET BY BURBERRY LONDON, SHIRT BY ORI0INAL PEN0UIN, SWEATER BY PLECTRUM BY BEN SHERMAN, PANTS BY CARLOS CAMPOS, SHOES BY CLARKS.
The International, in December, has a sort of plectrum shape.
Items included a signed credit card (over pounds 7K), his 1956 Lincoln Continental (around pounds 167K), a guitar plectrum (over pounds 6K) and his first piano (around pounds 60K).
Brandon Seabrook's plectrum banjo and Pete Rende's electric Fender Rhodes piano each lend a different kind of nostalgia to Udden's compositions, and the impression one takes away from this deeply affecting album is that if it really is not possible to go home again, the attempt to do so can nevertheless produce truly wonderful music.
Franz Ferdinand, The Gaslight Anthem, Klaxons and Biffy Clyro are just some of the artists who have donated to VIP - Very Important Plectrums - each plectrum framed with band imagery and a hand written statement of authenticity on where and when the plectrum was used.
She could see that a lobster plectrum moves jerkily and that sound comes only when the plectrum slides, not when it sticks.
However, with the 5800, Nokia may gain significant traction because the resistive touchscreen can be used with a finger, stylus or plectrum, meeting the needs of users across a diverse range of culturally-different regions.
There is still some online trace of the Purple Rain singer on the web though as his last two albums, Art Official Age and Plectrum Electrum are still available on Spotify.
He performed a secret gig at the capital's Electric Ballroom in February to plug his latest album, Plectrum Electrum.
You can get plectrum-happy with this Pickmaster plectrum punch which stamps guitar picks out of old credit cards.
PLECTRUM BY BEN SHERMAN available at Ben Sherman, NYC
Choose from eight classic rock tunes inside, pass your plectrum over the buckle and you'll achieve a sound that's almost in time with the music.