Possible guitarists for the next G3 Show..

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#226 Post by Bono » Tue Jun 20, 2006 11:05 am

Don't take this as official by any means, but I was at the meet & greet last night where Joe was asked about the next G3 - he said it's planned to be him, Eric Johnson and John Petrucci (no Steve Vai) - starting in South America towards the end of the year and moving to Australia. After Christmas, they'll move to the US and then to Europe for a Summer tour - though he didn't say the lineup would stay the same throughout.

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#227 Post by PEANUT » Tue Jun 20, 2006 3:25 pm

Bono wrote:Don't take this as official by any means, but I was at the meet & greet last night where Joe was asked about the next G3 - he said it's planned to be him, Eric Johnson and John Petrucci (no Steve Vai) - starting in South America towards the end of the year and moving to Australia. After Christmas, they'll move to the US and then to Europe for a Summer tour - though he didn't say the lineup would stay the same throughout.
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love to see

#228 Post by mayuka » Tue Jun 20, 2006 8:16 pm

I would defenitly love to see Vau, Satriani, and John 5 or Steve Stevens. I dunno about eddie van halen. He's a badass guitarist but do u reall want to hear eruption over and over again. He's just one of thos badass band guitarist not solo.

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#229 Post by Bono » Tue Jun 20, 2006 11:04 pm

Forgot to mention - he said he would love to have Van Halen or Kirk Hammet but thinks they'd be too big a draw to bring along.

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#230 Post by MatJB » Wed Jun 21, 2006 3:23 am

"Too big a draw?" how does that work? Surely getting the G3 tour more exposure would be a good thing....

Ah well, I much prefer Eric Johnson and JP anyway.

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#231 Post by Landonech » Sun Jun 25, 2006 9:44 pm

I would love to see Andy Timmons play.

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#232 Post by The Prez » Thu Jun 29, 2006 1:44 pm

Landonech wrote:I would love to see Andy Timmons play.
I'd prefer Andy Summers. good musician.

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#233 Post by thecrumb » Fri Jun 30, 2006 9:55 am

I'd love to see EVH hit the road just to get out of whatever slump he's in now. I'd pay $$$ to do nothing more than watch Eddie sit on stage and noodle around for 45min... as long as he was sober and serious about what he was doing.

Jeff Beck would be fantastic to see in a small venue.

I'm late to this thread but has anyone mentioned Dweezil Zappa? Steve and Dweezil could do a mini "Zappa Plays Zappa" tour - and Dweezil has quite a bit of instrumental stuff he could do...

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#234 Post by jemmaster7 » Fri Jun 30, 2006 9:59 am

It would be cool to see Paul Gilbert with em

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#235 Post by Luc » Mon Jul 03, 2006 2:48 am

Either:

-Paul Gilbert
-Marty Friedman
-Vinnie Moore
-Greg Howe

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#236 Post by AE86BOI » Sat Jul 08, 2006 6:05 am

slash......lol

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#237 Post by slash89 » Sat Jul 08, 2006 2:10 pm

AE86BOI wrote:slash......lol
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#238 Post by ibanezrg » Mon Jul 31, 2006 11:31 am

i would like to see marty friedman or paul gilbert, i would also like to see tony macalpine doing more stuff than back-up :wink:

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#239 Post by Tayhan » Mon Jul 31, 2006 11:42 am

Luc wrote:Either:

-Paul Gilbert
-Marty Friedman
-Vinnie Moore
-Greg Howe
Greg Howe would also be my choice. That man is incredible.

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#240 Post by jam-man » Mon Jul 31, 2006 11:59 am

Imagine this:

G3: Steve Vai
Joe Satriani
Jimi Hendrix (if he was still alive, ofcourse)

:shock:

Wouldn't that be great!?

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