My boss and I were just discussing anarchists this morning…
Our band received a bit of good news today. Our audition for the “Taste of Chicago” 2007 was successful. We’ll be playing the “Taste” stage on July 5th, 2007. That’s a Thursday. I’d love to have some of you there, although distance and/or time and/or the fact it’s during the middle of the week might…Read details
I found this on the LAist blog, and I’ll just wholesale quote from them – sums up my feelings nicely: Here’s a little something to help wash out the taint of Celine Dion’s “tribute” to Ennio Morricone at last night’s Oscars. Sure, Celine has a great set of pipes. No one will argue that. But…Read details
I don’t think this is nearly Page’s best example, but, it is the best I could find: The studio version is better, but that’s splitting hairs – all in all a great song and solo. The original solo was recorded on a ’58 Telecaster. Nice. I hope you enjoyed this as much as I did.…Read details
This is way too long for my tastes, but Eruption is a classic solo and this clip is fun for it shows Eddie in his heyday, showing off (or being a showman, if you prefer)
You’ve heard it too many times, I’ve heard it too many times. It’s still a great song and solo, though. Even though there’s too many crowd shots in this video, they’re fun to watch.
A beautiful, tasteful solo – melodic and mournful:
The video and audio is a little crappy, but the solos on this are, indeed, amazing. From the Atlanta Pop Festival, summer of 1970, apparently – the original poster didn’t put it in the title, but the comments on the YouTube post seem to nail down the show – can’t be sure. FWIW, I dedicate…Read details
I pretty much hate Axl Rose, I like Slash, and the coda solo at the end is quite good, but this isn’t the solo I would have picked for him. Not #6. No way. IMHOYMMV!