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by Obsidious
Fri Sep 18, 2009 5:33 pm
Forum: Techniques, Playing Styles and Music Theory
Topic: Steve Vai Scale??
Replies: 16
Views: 19757

Re: Steve Vai Scale??

Wow, the ideas surrounding the Xavian scale are the kind I've been meaning to explore for a while now. I feel both chuffed and disappointed that Vai already thought of it.
by Obsidious
Wed May 27, 2009 10:03 pm
Forum: General Music Discussion
Topic: Renowned guitarist who don't use effects
Replies: 74
Views: 15821

Re: Renowned guitarist who don't use effects

Well, I can't think of a more appropriate time for this.

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by Obsidious
Thu Feb 05, 2009 2:16 pm
Forum: Techniques, Playing Styles and Music Theory
Topic: Learning the modes
Replies: 46
Views: 17217

Re: Learning the modes

I had a quick look but didn't directly see this. Mode tutoring is one of the things I specialise in, and one of the things I hate seeing taught in a certain way. The 'C Ionian, D Dorian' etc is great for kids, but it sets you up for trouble. The only way to really use and appreciate the modes is to...
by Obsidious
Sun Nov 23, 2008 1:17 pm
Forum: General Music Discussion
Topic: I love this dude. Any recommendations?
Replies: 6
Views: 1797

Re: I love this dude. Any recommendations?

Okay, now I feel frikking dumb. :lol:
by Obsidious
Sun Nov 23, 2008 12:18 pm
Forum: General Music Discussion
Topic: John 5-G3
Replies: 32
Views: 6965

Re: John 5-G3

GG, Bumblefoot, Kotzen, Ekhlundh, Chris Feener.
by Obsidious
Sun Nov 23, 2008 11:49 am
Forum: General Music Discussion
Topic: Mr. Bungle
Replies: 7
Views: 2064

Re: Mr. Bungle

The song Squeeze Me Macaroni rules.
by Obsidious
Sun Nov 23, 2008 11:48 am
Forum: General Music Discussion
Topic: I love this dude. Any recommendations?
Replies: 6
Views: 1797

I love this dude. Any recommendations?

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=6VAkOhXIsI0

Wonderful guitarist in my opinion but I only have a handful of songs by him. Any good place to start? By the way, I like this version better than the original, has he released this version on a live album or something, can I get of an Mp3 of this version?
by Obsidious
Sun Nov 23, 2008 11:40 am
Forum: General Music Discussion
Topic: Linkin Park.
Replies: 22
Views: 4477

Re: Linkin Park.

Whomever doesn't think there are VAST ammounts of intellectual input into their music,...is a monkey. they cover something for like EVERY genre,...which isn't so easy to pull off musically,.....wait ,...I know,.. You've sold more records than Chester and Mike huh? and how do records get sold??? acc...
by Obsidious
Sun Nov 23, 2008 8:01 am
Forum: General Music Discussion
Topic: Linkin Park.
Replies: 22
Views: 4477

Re: Linkin Park.

The sheer inaneness, mediocrity and musical tonedeafness demonstrated by LP can be summed up eloquently, poetically and briefly with a single syllable that mirrors how shallow and lacking of intelligence or complexity their music is:
Ew.....
by Obsidious
Wed Nov 05, 2008 12:07 pm
Forum: General Music Discussion
Topic: Greatest Guitar Solo Tunes (to play in front of girls)
Replies: 39
Views: 8698

Re: Greatest Guitar Solo Tunes (to play in front of girls)

Hi there, Do You know any really great solo stuff to play in front of girls/parents (my or hers ;) ) on acoustic (for a while, let's focus on that one). I really want to play something really heart touching, that would go through skin color, beliefs, religion and so on. Something, that would touch ...
by Obsidious
Wed Nov 05, 2008 11:15 am
Forum: General Music Discussion
Topic: John 5-G3
Replies: 32
Views: 6965

no Nice and friendly. Anyway, I'd like to see him do G3 as I think the whole G3 franchise needs a kick in the ass. Personally, I'd like to see Richie Kotzen come in. Dot. Hmm..... You know what I'd like ( going off into G5 now)? Devin Townsend, Mattias Eklundh, Bumblefoot, Vai and Abbath The Immort...
by Obsidious
Wed Nov 05, 2008 11:13 am
Forum: General Music Discussion
Topic: Buckethead vs John Petrucci
Replies: 43
Views: 10842

They should let their powers combine to form a super guitarist to unleash unto the world called...


BUCKETRUCCI!
by Obsidious
Thu Mar 13, 2008 9:55 pm
Forum: General Music Discussion
Topic: The Soul of the Guitar
Replies: 20
Views: 5949

burnt out wrote:
"What is the soul of the guitar?"
I wanna say the butthole :shock:
WhaddaHell? :lol:
by Obsidious
Tue Feb 26, 2008 11:24 am
Forum: General Music Discussion
Topic: Megadeth last night in Glasgow
Replies: 29
Views: 6188

You lucky lucky lucky lucky lucky lucky lucky lucky lucky lucky lucky lucky person. I'm shining a brilliant green of unparalleled envy.
by Obsidious
Sun Feb 10, 2008 6:09 am
Forum: General Music Discussion
Topic: Bohemian Rhapsody done with 25 most anoying voices!
Replies: 12
Views: 2850

jam-man wrote:
Big Bad Bill wrote:That's brilliant! However Ozzy had a London/southern accent whereas he should've had a Black Country (Birmingham) accent-they are very different!
Mmmm...right... :lol:
Well, I think it didn't sound like Ozzy at all.