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Hey people, which song you considerate the simbol of Steve for speed?
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That´s a tough question.
I´d say "I know you´re here" or "The Black forest".
I know, I know..they´re not THAT fast but still..
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hmm.....jibboom i quess 8) but there soooo many others.

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And what about Juice?
There are lots of fast tapping parts in it.

Jibboom?
Well..that main "riff" is really easy to play.
It may sound fast but almost anyone can play it.
Of course it depends on how long you have been playing.
And I´ve been playing for a year now.
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hmm can you do sweep-picking. :?

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Melissa's Garden....that huge acoustic run is, whof! :shock: The whole song isn't quick, but it sure as heck shows what he can do!
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how about Bad Horsie? 64th note triplets.... wow
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Some parts in Tender Surrender are ridiculously fast, The Riddle!!!
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Yup. Bad horsie´s tapping solo is awesome!
Is anyone here able to play it :)?
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i haven't tried it, but by listening to it, i think its probably one of vai's easier tapping solos. most of his stuff is just all over the place but this seems to stay on 2 strings and move pretty slowly from place to place.
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most of the tapping parts steve plays aren't too hard to figure out i'd say, they're usually just up to 5-6 notes played really quickly in a pretty instinctive order. it's when he starts going atonal (i think that's the right term) that i start getting confused.


for that reason i'd love to be able to play 'Speeding' all the way through perfectly. for me, that embodies Vai's speed metal-esque edge. anyone know of a tab for that song?
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for that reason i'd love to be able to play 'Speeding' all the way through perfectly. for me, that embodies Vai's speed metal-esque edge. anyone know of a tab for that song?[/quote]

Have u tab?
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I believe 'Kill The Guy With The Ball' highlights Steve Vai's speed in a thrash/rhythmatic way.

The Riddle, Juice, Bad Horsie, Greasy Kids Stuff, Jibboom, Tender Surrender (tapping/hammer on solo), and Speeding (of course) are some of Vai's greatest speed tunes. :wink:

-Sean
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Not a lot of Vai's songs are fast all the way through, ecxept for Jibbom and Kill The Guy With The Ball. The song that poped into my head when i read this forum was For The Love Of God. All the solos in the song between 3:12 and 4:35 are pretty fast. Also the solo in The Audience Is Listening where he uses major Wah.



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jibboom pretty fast song
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