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by SPDMTL
Thu Apr 24, 2008 8:59 am
Forum: General Music Discussion
Topic: Guitarist similar to Vai's style
Replies: 33
Views: 13173

I'd have to say this guy, Jonas, sounds like a cross between
Reb Beach and Steve Morse in his soloing style. Pretty cool! :D
by SPDMTL
Mon Mar 20, 2006 11:06 am
Forum: General Music Discussion
Topic: Cover-Beats-Cover Thread, is your call!
Replies: 10
Views: 1539

How about Fear Factory's cover of Gary Neuman's "Cars"? I thought that was awesome!
by SPDMTL
Wed Mar 15, 2006 5:57 pm
Forum: Studios, Gear, Amps and Effects
Topic: Makeover my setup - and need updated advice...
Replies: 3
Views: 957

Gotta tell ya though. I used to play out with my GT-5 and a tubed power amp(P.A) through a 4x12 and my other guitarist had a Mesa triple rectifier and many. many people used to tell me that my sound was massive and brutal. My other guitarist used to get pissed 'cause he'd spent a wad of cash on his ...
by SPDMTL
Mon Mar 13, 2006 3:08 pm
Forum: General Music Discussion
Topic: Woah, just got back from my very first Buckethead concert!
Replies: 19
Views: 3835

Going to see "his bucketness" tomorrow night at the State Theater in downtown St. Petersberg, Fla. Should be a good show! :D
by SPDMTL
Thu Jul 07, 2005 10:50 am
Forum: General Music Discussion
Topic: Warren DeMartini! (RATT is back)
Replies: 14
Views: 3231

Has , what's his name, Robin Crosby died yet? I hadn't heard anything :cry:
by SPDMTL
Thu Jul 07, 2005 10:31 am
Forum: General Music Discussion
Topic: Portnoy, Vai and Hamm
Replies: 18
Views: 3101

Sheehan's playing is the best for Steve's imho...[/quote] I dunno, I'm not diggin Mr. Sheehan's bass tone. Never have. While I like his playing tremendously, I just think his tone is too thin. Especially compared to Stus' tone. Maybe Sheehan's tone is like that 'cause of how fast he is. You know, fa...
by SPDMTL
Wed Dec 29, 2004 11:45 am
Forum: General Music Discussion
Topic: have you ever cried by listening any song
Replies: 53
Views: 8970

The first time I heard "Whispering a Prayer" I welled up pretty good! :cry:
by SPDMTL
Wed Aug 11, 2004 11:41 am
Forum: General Music Discussion
Topic: JEMFESTradio SHOW (STEVE VAI) 12.Sept. submit questions!!
Replies: 40
Views: 7558

How about," So, Dr. Vai, back in the day around the time you first started playing guitar, what were your resources for learning?" "Were they Mel Bay guitar books or did you find music sheets at, let's say, the library? " I know Joe was your teacher early on, but, could you already read music or wer...
by SPDMTL
Tue Aug 03, 2004 2:49 pm
Forum: General Music Discussion
Topic: Most under-rated guitarist...
Replies: 39
Views: 8879

I'd have to say Elliot Easton of the Cars!
by SPDMTL
Tue Aug 03, 2004 2:46 pm
Forum: General Music Discussion
Topic: What's the longest Concert by a Single Artist You've Seen
Replies: 25
Views: 4911

It'd have to be RUSH------- 3 1/2 hrs. at the new Ford Amplitheater in
Tampa! Awesome! 8)
by SPDMTL
Mon Jul 12, 2004 4:44 pm
Forum: General Music Discussion
Topic: FAVOURITE AC/DC TRACK
Replies: 26
Views: 5485

Back In Black ! 8) The song AND the whole album! :wink:
by SPDMTL
Mon Jul 12, 2004 12:35 pm
Forum: General Music Discussion
Topic: Any Rush fans?
Replies: 28
Views: 7228

Power Windows !!! Absolutely one of my favorite RUSH albums! 8)
by SPDMTL
Thu Jul 08, 2004 11:36 am
Forum: Studios, Gear, Amps and Effects
Topic: how to mix strings with guitars please help me ?
Replies: 2
Views: 1281

EQ and panning :wink:
by SPDMTL
Mon Jul 05, 2004 6:52 pm
Forum: General Music Discussion
Topic: FIRST RECORD YOU OWNED?
Replies: 102
Views: 14012

First vinyl was Sabbath Bloody Sabbath then,
Aerosmith "Toys" then,
Ted Nugent "Double Live Gonzo" :wink:
Great stuff!!

P.S. Oh yeah, almost forgot, first CD was Blizzard Of Oz
by SPDMTL
Thu Jun 24, 2004 12:16 pm
Forum: Studios, Gear, Amps and Effects
Topic: Drums in a studio - biggest problems
Replies: 8
Views: 2849

Expect the "hairy-toothed nightmare" first and formost, so when things start to go good it won't be so bad. New drum heads are a good idea. You might want to think about putting them on a week before the studio so they have time to stretch. Don't bother renting the mics in advance 'cause the drum ro...