How do you bend the sounds with your harmonica?
A diatonic harmonica is a harmonica that is set in a key signature. This is so people can do improvised harmonica solos just by randomly blowing and it sounds great (or at least in key). Yes I know, your probably thinking as I was when I found this out, "So those country guys that play harmonica and play guitar at the same time are not actually that skilled?". Yes that's correct. A chromatic harmonica contains…
The word 'harmonica' is a common noun, a word for any harmonica of any kind. A proper noun is the name of a specific person, place, thing, or a title; for example: The Harmonica Man (aka Andy Mackie) Harmonica Drive, Zebulon, NC or Harmonica Lane, Santa Rosa, CA Hohner Marine Band Crossover Harmonica "The Glass Harmonice", a novel by Louise Marley
In Motley Crue's Smokin in the boys room, Mick Mars shares the solo with a harmonica track. Though in concert, Vince Neil is the one with the harmonica, he's only faking it. Nikki Sixx is the only one in the band that can play harmonica, so Nikki's harmonica track its blasted through the PA live and Vince fakes harmonica skills. Amazing song!