The Mudcat Café TM
Thread #99350   Message #1978110
Posted By: treewind
24-Feb-07 - 01:21 PM
Thread Name: We need a word for finger-squeaks
Subject: RE: We need a word for finger-squeaks
I thought it was was usually called fret noise (e.g. by sound and recording engineers).

Yes, I know it's not all made by frets; most of it comes from rubbing wound strings, but everybody knows what you mean when you call it that.

Anahata