Quantcast
Favourite guitar solos. - Page 2 - GF - General Forum - The Liverpool Way Jump to content
moof

Favourite guitar solos.

Recommended Posts

[YOUTUBE]ITIfITKGhVw[/YOUTUBE]

 

Stream of Consciousness - Dream Theater

 

[YOUTUBE]SgMmYTIMrZE[/YOUTUBE]

 

Out of the Ashes - Symphony X

 

[YOUTUBE]PG2804ggsI0[/YOUTUBE]

 

Sea of Lies - Symphony X

 

[YOUTUBE]hb5QaCfm7bg[/YOUTUBE]

 

Michael Angelo Batio - No Boundaries

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites

One of the most criminally underrated guitarists.

 

Not playing six million notes per second, not always a bad thing, but fits, and adds, to the song.

 

Possibly my favourite solo ever!

 

N8LZGQ4MkvQ

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites

Great thread this, brilliant mix of some stuff already on my radar and other material thats new to me.

 

I sense a drift towards the middle of the road in some of the last few posts so lets crash straight into the central reservation with this one:

 

 

Btw - as a matter of interest how do you guys embed videos?

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites
[YOUTUBE]Q4X4jlOGG4s[/YOUTUBE]

 

Paradigm Shift-Liquid Tension Experiment

 

Lovin' it. Ruling this thread Moofman.

 

I'm a bit startled my Crapenters (see what I did there?) post didn't get any reaction 'cos I hate that shit... but I guess I'm kinda fascinated by the contradiction that, although its gotta be one of the most inane songs ever, its without doubt the one that caused a lot of twats of my generation to stop in their tracks while listening to the radio and say "hang on a sec - I think I kinda like this guitar shit".

 

As a Belfast boy born & bred I'm lucky enough to have seen Lizzy live on many occasions and with various lineups so I enjoyed those posts. Not a mind-boggling solo from Gorham but really fitting and actually the one track that sums up this lineup as being tighter than a gnatt's ass.

 

 

My entry for the "Best solo I'd like to have seen live" competition. Sykes taking the lead role here with Philo, Gorham & Downey. Fuck me - small pub atmosphere and Holy Christ - being introduced by Frank Carson. Sorry I missed it.

 

YouTube - ‪Thin Lizzy - Cold Sweat GOOD AUDIO‬‏

 

Gotta harp on a bit again here guys and post some more Steve Morse stuff as he is undoubtedly the best guitarist alive.

 

I guarantee you'll actually remember this tune as well as rating the axemanship:

 

YouTube - ‪STEVE MORSE BAND - Simple Simon‬‏

 

Bit faster technique displayed here (to be honest I think hes on a windup its soooo easy and casual) but still with the famous Morse "feel":

 

 

And finally, how to say STFU in the nicest possible way:

 

YouTube - ‪Guitar Center Sessions: Steve Morse & Steve Lukather - "Little Wing" [Part 1]‬‏

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites

"Comfortably Numb" and "Dogs" covered I see. Nice work.

 

Love the short solo at the end of Radiohead's "Just" as well.

 

Edit: And towards the end of "Last Gang in Town" by the mighty Clash.

 

And a very underrated guitarist - the Captain. Not too shabby for a slightly pot bellied beret adorned punk rocker.

 

[YOUTUBE]wGWGhkQOobA[/YOUTUBE]

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites
Lovin' it. Ruling this thread Moofman.

 

I'm a bit startled my Crapenters (see what I did there?) post didn't get any reaction 'cos I hate that shit... but I guess I'm kinda fascinated by the contradiction that, although its gotta be one of the most inane songs ever, its without doubt the one that caused a lot of twats of my generation to stop in their tracks while listening to the radio and say "hang on a sec - I think I kinda like this guitar shit".

 

As a Belfast boy born & bred I'm lucky enough to have seen Lizzy live on many occasions and with various lineups so I enjoyed those posts. Not a mind-boggling solo from Gorham but really fitting and actually the one track that sums up this lineup as being tighter than a gnatt's ass.

 

 

My entry for the "Best solo I'd like to have seen live" competition. Sykes taking the lead role here with Philo, Gorham & Downey. Fuck me - small pub atmosphere and Holy Christ - being introduced by Frank Carson. Sorry I missed it.

 

YouTube - ‪Thin Lizzy - Cold Sweat GOOD AUDIO‬‏

 

Gotta harp on a bit again here guys and post some more Steve Morse stuff as he is undoubtedly the best guitarist alive.

 

I guarantee you'll actually remember this tune as well as rating the axemanship:

 

YouTube - ‪STEVE MORSE BAND - Simple Simon‬‏

 

Bit faster technique displayed here (to be honest I think hes on a windup its soooo easy and casual) but still with the famous Morse "feel":

 

 

And finally, how to say STFU in the nicest possible way:

 

YouTube - ‪Guitar Center Sessions: Steve Morse & Steve Lukather - "Little Wing" [Part 1]‬‏

 

Heh, had a bit of a chuckle at the carpenters bit, i'm not too fond myself. Very close to agreeing with you on Morse. It's been said alot of guitar guys of my ilk (not sure i've chosen the right word there) were influenced by the Al's and the Steve's - Al Di Meola, Allan Holdsworth, Alex Lifeson, Steve Howe, Steve Morse and Steve Vai. Even though they were a bit before my time I think it still applies. Great guitar playing always stands the test of time. Then I heard Petrucci in about 2000/2001 (seems so recent) and I was blown away.

 

Been a bit reminiscent, this thread. Sort of reminds me of why I started playing. Good stuff.

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites

Oh yeah, and to imbed vids from youtube

 

=http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=2KV3oSkdBGg&feature=youtube_gdata_player]YouTube - ‪Thin Lizzy Scott Gorham Dancing in The Moonlight 07‬‏

 

Just copy the numbers and letters between ?v= and the & so in this case it would be 2KV3oSkdBGg

 

And put that between [YOUTUBE] [/YOUTUBE ] (without the space)

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites
Guest The Chimp

 

Here's it fixed mate. Was also on the first page but well worth another look.

 

[YOUTUBE]E4RpM8ggoSs&feature=fvst[/YOUTUBE]

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites
Guest The Chimp
Thanks Chimp would rep ya if I could.

 

Nah, it's all good buddy. When you're pasting a youtube link all you need is the letters after the = sign. So instead of posting the full link (http: //www. youtube. com / watch?v = DKbPUzhWeeI) you just need to post "DKbPUzhWeeI" in the Youtube tags. Like below.

 

 

[YOUTUBE]DKbPUzhWeeI[/YOUTUBE]

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites

Create an account or sign in to comment

You need to be a member in order to leave a comment

Create an account

Sign up for a new account in our community. It's easy!

Register a new account

Sign in

Already have an account? Sign in here.

Sign In Now

  • Available Subscriptions

  • Last Match Report

  • Latest Posts

    • I want the prospective titles. One's in the bag. Another one took a hit in Madrid a few hours back, and is in the balance. These things - and even the FA Cup - are in our hands, not a tribunal's.
    • They didn't retrospectively award the win to the second place finisher in the Tour de France after stripping Armstrong.  So in that case you do want us to claim the trophies?   Melbourne Storm were stripped of two Rugby League titles down here for breaching the salary cap and dodgily paying players through third parties.  Pretty similar to City, although much lower figures.  I don't think the runners up were then awarded the trophy. 
    • Andy Robertson has lit the fuse for what should be an explosive second leg of the Champions League last 16 clash with Atletico Madrid in three weeks time.

      A scrappy goal to Saul Niguez in the fourth minute was symbolic of the contest and that suited Atletico to a tee as they were able to slow the pace considerably which naturally frustrated the visitors who failed to register a shot on target throughout the ninety minutes.

      There is little doubt Jürgen Klopp would have told his players beforehand not to fall for their playacting and dubious antics, but it is easier said than done in the heat of the battle.

      Sadio Mane was taken off at half time for risk of getting a second yellow card while Klopp himself got booked on the touchline.

      The straight talking left-back left nobody in any illusions of what he thought of the,home teams’ antics after the game in which Liverpool fell to just their third defeat of the season.

      The Mirror reported Robertson as saying:

      “The corner just ricocheted, it was tight but onside.   "We gave them the best possible start and that get the fans behind them and then they start falling over and getting under the skin a bit.

      “We put in a decent performance and we know we can be better. We've got a second leg to put it right."  

      Robertson also picked up on the reactions of the Atletico players after the game and gave them a little word of warning.

      “They celebrated as if they won the tie after the game. 

      “They are coming to Anfield and we know our fans will be there."

      Klopp was absolutely furious with the lack of protection that the Senegal star got on the evening.

      “He [Sadio Mane] was targeted. It was clear. They wanted to make sure he got a yellow card.

      “It is only half time but you need to be really strong as a referee in this atmosphere. 

      “We speak about Anfield and the power a stadium can have, and tonight we saw it. 

      “They got a result, the stadium wasn't here to see sensational football, they got the result and so they are happy.

      “Already in the first 30 minutes three of their players went to the ground I don't know what for. Nobody to blame.

      “I am fine, 1-0 down at half time we have the longest half time break and we will use that. 

      “Welcome to Anfield. It is not over yet."
      View full article
    • Oblak gifted us a goal - Mo's touch let him down.   He will be disappointed when he looks back on that.
    • Also, sides with quality in Europe have been able to nullify us pretty easily by playing a flat 4-4-2. Becoming a bit of a trend. 2 goals in 5 matches against Napoli and Atletico, and especially tonight we couldn't make a dent.    Something needs to be done about that but I have no doubt the home game will be different.
  • Latest Round Up

  • Popular Contributors

×