What Are Pull-Offs?
Pull-offs are a super common guitar technique that adds additional flavor to your playing. They are often used alongside hammer-ons as part of the legato technique.
For a sample of what this can sound like in a musical context, check out the intro to “The Spirit of Radio” by Rush.
To learn the basics of pull-offs check out this lesson by Nate Savage from Guitareo.
Important takeaways from the lesson are:
Acoustic Guitar Pull-Offs
Tony Polecastro of Acoustic Life shows the pull-off technique with an acoustic guitar.
Alex Skolnik of Testament showing his hammer-on and pull-off technique.
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