Jimi Plays Monterey / Shake! Otis at Monterey

Another one of my Criterion Collections’ 50% off purchases was “Jimi Plays Monterey / Shake! Otis at Monterey” which documents each artists’ performance at the Monterey Pop Festival in 1967. This is directed by D.A. Pennebaker – for the most part, straight concert footage is used, a credit to Pennebaker’s taste. One point where this…

Top 20 Guitar Solos – #7: One – Kirk Hammet

6 degrees of Bob Daisley. As B$X aptly pointed out in the comments for #9, Crazy Train, Bob Daisley’s bass tracks were removed when they remastered the classic Ozzy Osbourne albums. Who rerecorded these? Rob Trujillo – Judas bassist reprising his role here in Metallica, after they jettisoned Jason Newsted. Just kidding (about the Judas…