It Might Get Loud 2

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  1. christy

    christy Senior Stratmaster

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    Hank Marvin
    Joe Bonamassa
    Prince

    Nice age gap :)
     
  2. StratMike10

    StratMike10 Dr. Stratster Gold Supporting Member

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    Your two first choices were mine, but I couldn't think of a young popular innovator... I was tempted to say Dave Grohl or Frusciante because they are intriguing and different, but on second thought, they are too old to be kids :)

    Then I thought Slash meets all the conditions except I'm not so sure he is an innovator though...
     
  3. BigDipper15

    BigDipper15 Senior Stratmaster

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    Can we change the thread title to "who are your 3 favorite guitar players?"
     
  4. Stark

    Stark Still an idiot

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    Make it 3 generations from Strat-Talk:

    Tony Sims
    Mouse
    davidKOS
     
  5. RockerXDX

    RockerXDX Senior Stratmaster

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    Slash
    Angus Young
    Eddie Van Halen
    ::D:

    And

    Clapton
    Gilmour
    Joe Walsh
    ::neutral::

    And

    Billy Gibbons
    John Mayer
    Kirk Hammet
    ::p:
     
  6. Hugh

    Hugh Got Cluck ?

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    Howe certainly wasn't overlooked in the late 70's to early 80's though. He used to win the Guitar Player Mag's Guitarist of the Year on a regular basis.

    Good list, those three.
     
  7. carver

    carver Gone strangling

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    yeah

    We already got the letters.

    Goodkat
    Sevy
    And my self.

    sorry to ruin the surprise
     
  8. Mouse

    Mouse The Knees of Rock

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    One of these three just doesn't belong...:D
     
  9. QuiteMoist

    QuiteMoist Strat-Talker

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    Google works as an amazing spell checker.
     
  10. carver

    carver Gone strangling

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    at least your video would have guitar playing in it, the one i would be in would be nothing but a bunch of hens sitting around a table clucking away with guitars in the corner of the room. kinda like "between two ferns" but the ferns will be guitars
     
  11. Mouse

    Mouse The Knees of Rock

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    LOL. I'm thinking Sevy will have a paper with -> :rolleyes: printed on it that he holds up before he speaks :D

    I picture mine being me asking those guys how they came up with all their great original music. What are they going to ask me?

    TSims: Say, how did you play that cover of Day Tripper?

    Mouse: Easy, let me show you. Daaa, da dum da doo...crap, hold on...Daaa, da doo da ddaadaa...damn it, one sec...Daaa, da da da da...son of a...I swear I know this one.
     
  12. Stark

    Stark Still an idiot

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    Nope! Three current S-T dudes, three generations - Tony has rock 'n roll guitar nailed, David is The MAN for prog guitar and has been gigging for decades and YOU can really motor, and think outside your comfort zone, which anyone can see in your challenge vids.

    :D
     
  13. drumrgonguitar

    drumrgonguitar Strat-Talk Member

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    OOOHHH yes, Thats a good trio there. Im really starting to like Mayer, always loved Nancy, And the work Mike Campbell did on the "MOJO" Album was unreal.
     
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    drumrgonguitar Strat-Talk Member

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    Wasnt worried about the spelling , Im sure everybody on this forum knows these names, however there spelled. Ile work on that.. LOL
     
  15. bamoore07

    bamoore07 Strat-Talk Member

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    Agree. But...

    How about:

    Jeff Beck– the grizzled wizard of guitar who has been at it for 40+ years, explored an incredible variety of genres, never stops refining his approach, and to this day hasn't lost his edge.

    Slash– revered as a God of the Les Paul by the masses, he's been to the top of the mountain and keeps on jammin'. The milieu may benefit from an injection of the ethos of rock n' roll excess.

    Derek Trucks– grew up as a guitar prodigy and breaths music as life itself. Seems to be very humble and spiritual in a "oneness" sort of way. Obviously a phenomenal musician, I would love to hear him mix it up with Beck.

    I think these guys could share some very interesting anecdotal as well as musical exchanges.
     
  16. ashcastermetal

    ashcastermetal Senior Stratmaster

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    Honestly, the last It Might Get Loud was 33% good, that was Jimmy Page, the other two are in no way "great" so I don't see them making another one that would be better. Although the concept was good, they botched it.

    "I view the strat like an acoustic instrument. It's up to you to get the sounds" Y.J.M.
     
  17. go49ners

    go49ners Senior Stratmaster

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    I agree that Jimmy Page was great in this movie, but Jack White and The Edge were at least interesting, and I am in no way a big fan of either one of those guys.

    If you look at it from a subjective point of view: Jack White has a huge following, he's interesting (some call it "weird"), he has an incredibly unique style, and he's very passionate about what he does and blues music. The Edge has an interesting story because he plays in one of the biggest rock bands of all time - even if he's not the greatest guitar player of all time. The stories behind each of these guys are very interesting whether you like them or not. I loved the movie and wish there would be more music/guitar related documentaries out there.
     
  18. PetesWindmill

    PetesWindmill Senior Stratmaster

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    All the reason to make another, better one.
    Each player should have a different style and sound, and must have one quality that defines their music.

    Gilmour- Emotion
    Lifeson- Complexity
    Johnson- Technicality

    These guys are well suited for it. They still play live, have a large following and a separate style. Gilmour uses effects like crazy. Lifeson uses them very sparingly, and Johnson uses a full setup of different amps and totally different effects for all his sounds.

    Gilmour uses a Strat
    Lifeson uses everything, including Hentor Sportscasters (HSS Strats).
    Johnson plays Strats live but records with many different instruments.

    Amps... Gilmour uses Hiwatts, Lifeson uses H&Ks (Switchblade is his preference now I think), and EJ uses Marshalls and Fenders.
     
  19. davidKOS

    davidKOS not posting these days

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    I remember, he won 5 times in a row and was retired to the "Gallery of Greats"

    None of the young players even know who he is any more.


    Yeah, me! :oops::oops::p:D:rolleyes:;)
     
  20. midifarm

    midifarm Commercial Suspension

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    David Gilmour, EVH and Dave Grohl.