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by theollieb
Tue Dec 18, 2007 5:03 pm
Forum: Techniques, Playing Styles and Music Theory
Topic: Is Steve improvising or are his solos written out?
Replies: 22
Views: 7629

I think he plans it out but some of his stuff sounds sort of improvised 'cause it doesn't show a direct relation to the song harmonywise, except for the fact that it's in the right key. His solos direct more to what he's feeling in what the music's illustrating, you know?
by theollieb
Mon Dec 10, 2007 1:53 pm
Forum: Techniques, Playing Styles and Music Theory
Topic: NEED HELP, PLEASE!
Replies: 4
Views: 2154

Re: NEED HELP, PLEASE!

Hi, guys! I'm a violonist from Romania. I was wonder if someone can help with a negavite, a non -guitar version for "For the Love of God" song. I wanna replace the guitar, with the violin. This is just for personal use , non-commercial. I don't wanna make money using Steve's talent. I'm just a big ...
by theollieb
Wed Nov 28, 2007 6:22 pm
Forum: General Music Discussion
Topic: Dragon Force vs Symphony x
Replies: 31
Views: 9293

Symphony X def. But they're totally different genres. Symphony X is like orchestra/metal fusion and Dragonforce is like... Speed metal. With bad lyrics.

Edit: lol and mayuka... How can a couch help develop a voice hahah. I think you mean coach though right?
by theollieb
Mon Nov 26, 2007 3:54 pm
Forum: General Music Discussion
Topic: 22 year old Plays the Bicycle!
Replies: 5
Views: 1798

O my gosh! He looks like so many people I know that had engulfed their life in music and now their really spacy. Lol Frank Zappa is truly a genius.
by theollieb
Fri Nov 23, 2007 9:04 pm
Forum: General Music Discussion
Topic: LickLibrarys JEM comp ?!
Replies: 1
Views: 992

Yeah Licklibrary's been gettin' close to nowhere. Yesterday, when I checked (for the 1st time in a while) it said on the competition page that they were now deciding the winners and runer ups, etc. So basically they'll be done at...oh lets say.... January 20th 2011. No but seriously, not too much lo...
by theollieb
Fri Nov 23, 2007 9:01 pm
Forum: Techniques, Playing Styles and Music Theory
Topic: Most enjoyable/fun Vai song to play...
Replies: 23
Views: 8286

Changed my mind... Freak show excess now that I learned some of it.
by theollieb
Sun Nov 04, 2007 11:32 am
Forum: Photo Gallery and Discussion
Topic: The Ghost of Vai
Replies: 24
Views: 15603

Where could you get such an idea, really?
by theollieb
Thu Nov 01, 2007 3:22 pm
Forum: Techniques, Playing Styles and Music Theory
Topic: I'm too sloppy
Replies: 27
Views: 8148

wow guys thanks so much. I;m slowly inching my way towards smooth playing!
by theollieb
Tue Oct 23, 2007 3:30 am
Forum: General Music Discussion
Topic: Do these exist?
Replies: 5
Views: 1447

Do these exist?

Do they actually have those things like in crossroads, where 2 guitarists "duel"? I think that would be a lot of fun to watch.
by theollieb
Tue Oct 23, 2007 3:25 am
Forum: Ibanez and Other Guitars
Topic: whats will all the strat haters out there?
Replies: 73
Views: 22681

NantucketSleighrider wrote:


Big Bad Bill wrote:The necks only have 21 frets-there goes many of the solos I play!
Only old strats and reissue strats have 21 fret necks. Most modern Fenders have 22 fret necks.


Nantucket haha is that even worth adding to your arguement? 22 frets is still so limited.
by theollieb
Sat Oct 20, 2007 9:32 am
Forum: All About Steve
Topic: G3 soundcheck voice overdubbs youtube vid
Replies: 13
Views: 6176

My dear lord thats hilarious

Petrucci reminds me SO much of my mom haha
by theollieb
Thu Oct 18, 2007 6:33 pm
Forum: Ibanez and Other Guitars
Topic: OH MY GOD! THis is SO COOL!
Replies: 4
Views: 1982

Wow I've spent hours with that thing. it's so cool.
by theollieb
Thu Oct 18, 2007 3:19 am
Forum: All About Steve
Topic: With which band do u want Steve to jam with?
Replies: 30
Views: 7978

me!
by theollieb
Wed Oct 17, 2007 2:12 pm
Forum: General Music Discussion
Topic: Your top 5
Replies: 35
Views: 11300

bands
1. Steve Vai
2. Queen
3. Van Halen
4. Alcatrazz
5. Extreme

Guitarists
1. Steve Vai
2. Paul Gilbert
3. Yngwie Malmsteen (I know he's a total jerk, but the way he plays is my favorite to jam with)
4. Joe Satriani
5. Brian May
by theollieb
Tue Oct 16, 2007 3:17 am
Forum: Ibanez and Other Guitars
Topic: OH MY GOD! THis is SO COOL!
Replies: 4
Views: 1982

My bad, should I just post in there then?