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    Your favorite guitar solo?

    I don't know if I have just one, but I really love the solo in Texas Flood by Stevie Ray Vaughn



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    Re: Your favorite guitar solo?

    so many to choose from. I'll throw out Jethro Tull, Aqualung. It starts off slow, then keeps building until finally he's just shredding by the end, yet it maintains a really nice melody throughout, and never departs from the feel of the song.
    Starts at about 3:20



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    Re: Your favorite guitar solo?

    Solo starts at 2:07



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    Re: Your favorite guitar solo?

    Some others:

    Hendrix - Watchtower
    Knopfler - Sultans of Swing


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    Re: Your favorite guitar solo?

    Favorite is probably the Sweet Child O Mine main riff and the solo at the end.



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    Re: Your favorite guitar solo?

    Jessica by the Allman brothers. The Banjo solo in Ripple.



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    Crazy Train



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    Re: Your favorite guitar solo?

    Hendrix - Watchtower
    Led Zep - Stairway to Heaven



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    Re: Your favorite guitar solo?

    "Layla" - Eric Clapton
    "Eruption" - Eddie Van Halen
    "Stairway to Heaven" - Jimmy Page
    "November Rain" - Slash
    Simple, but I'm a big fan of "Enter Sandman" - Kirk Hammet
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    Re: Your favorite guitar solo?

    I like acoustic guitar better than electric, although I still like electric. This cut by Silvio Rodriguez, a Cuban singer who plays the guitar and sings on this is my favorite. It is called "La Gaviota" in Spanish or "The Seagull" in English.


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    Re: Your favorite guitar solo?

    Duane Allman and Eric Clapton in "Layla"
    Derek Trucks' solo on "Key to the Highway"



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    Re: Your favorite guitar solo?

    Quote Originally Posted by sunset View Post
    Crazy Train
    That song has to have the record for best start to a song that turns out to be mediocre in the history of music.



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    Re: Your favorite guitar solo?

    Quote Originally Posted by Rhoadhoused View Post
    That song has to have the record for best start to a song that turns out to be mediocre in the history of music.
    I can see your point, but the solo is pretty bad a**. Simple but awesome. The intro riff is pretty good as well.



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    Re: Your favorite guitar solo?

    Quote Originally Posted by sunset View Post
    I can see your point, but the solo is pretty bad a**. Simple but awesome. The intro riff is pretty good as well.
    Agree completely. The lyrics and chorus really don't do much for me. Those parts do, though.



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