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Vai's Greatest song, you decide!

#1 Post by MrConnelly » Tue May 15, 2007 4:48 am

Hey all!

This has probably been done before, but hey humour me!

What do you think Steve Vai's best ever song is (so far)?

I'm gonna go for Tender Surrender, although this changes on a daily basis. He has so many.

Cheers.

Steve

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#2 Post by rg350dx » Tue May 15, 2007 6:11 am

i forgot which one it is but its one with singing. i know people dont like his vocal stuff as much as his non vocal stuff, but i really like the song im thinking of. also freak show excess is awesome. :guitar

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#3 Post by Zebula77 » Tue May 15, 2007 7:06 am

Impossible to pinpoint any song, really. But like, straight off the top of my mind, Touching Tongues. That's just a perfect song, isn't it? I mean, every single note is just like candy exploding in my ears.

And I mean that in a good way. :lol:

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#4 Post by SPQR » Tue May 15, 2007 7:15 am

too many to select one, there are actually albums with no bad songs whatsoever lol :lol:

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#5 Post by BorgAngel » Tue May 15, 2007 7:31 am

For The Love Of God
Freak Show Excess
Ballerina 12/24 That song is TO happy :D
Touching Tongues

To be hones... To many brilliant songs...

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#6 Post by guyver_dio » Tue May 15, 2007 8:12 am

Sisters and Tender Surrender.....I like to mellow out

Best party/rockin' vai tune though has to be I'm The Hell Outta Here. That gets me so pumped. I think it also has to be one of the best rhythm riffs he's ever written since the DLR days. Simple and catchy, the ultimate thing a writer can achieve.

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#7 Post by valkor » Tue May 15, 2007 8:29 am

my top 5:

warm regards
i would love to
liberty
erotic nightmares
rescue me or bury me

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#8 Post by Drumolator » Tue May 15, 2007 2:39 pm

My favorite right now is "For the Love of God", but honorable mention goes out to "Juice" and "Answers". Peace.

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#9 Post by notavirtuoso » Tue May 15, 2007 2:46 pm

today....Warm Regards

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#10 Post by Zeds.Ded » Tue May 15, 2007 3:01 pm

over the last week its been Boston Rain melody

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#11 Post by VaiEvo » Tue May 15, 2007 7:46 pm

Hmm... it's between these:

An Earth Dweller's Return (Tone)
For the Love of God (Emotional)
Building the Church (Technical)
Freak Show Excess (Love the Intro)

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#12 Post by Bryceybhoy » Wed May 16, 2007 7:34 am

I don't know what people see in Freak Show Excess. To me, it's one of his worst songs in recent years....but that's just me. I can't stand it, but most guys live it. Funny, eh?

Best song? The Animal.

End of discussion!

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#13 Post by BoonDog » Wed May 16, 2007 7:53 am

Babushka

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#14 Post by EyE » Wed May 16, 2007 8:06 am

Man that's hard!! There are so many! My favorite now is "I'm Becomming", allthough I'm listening alot to Frangelica, Is It Over Yet, Gentle Ways and a few others from AH. Incantation, Freak Show Excess, Dying For Your Love are also great songs so it's very hard for me to say "Best Vai Song"! They all have a twist. :wink:

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#15 Post by Shy Boy » Wed May 16, 2007 10:05 am

Tender Surrender, Windows to the Soul, or Whispering A Prayer.

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