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Kevin98497
post Mar 19 2008, 11:05 PM
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hey guys, i am in a situation called in deeep s**t
now, i got a audition comming up in one and a half weeks, and it needs to be a acoustic guitar solo, but i dont know what to learn!!

have you people any suggestions, asap please im like screwed if i dont learn something in time, i just been practicing repeated patterns for shredding.....! sad.gif

any suggestions? something impressive. dont mind if its a touch too hard, i can learn quite fast
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post Mar 19 2008, 11:13 PM
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What about Layla by Eric Clapton?


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post Mar 19 2008, 11:28 PM
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QUOTE (bladzerok @ Mar 19 2008, 10:13 PM) *
What about Layla by Eric Clapton?


thats not solo guitar mellow.gif
and i dont really like clapton lol (dont shoot mee!!) just abit dull and boring compared to other people from his time...
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post Mar 19 2008, 11:49 PM
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Never and really NEVER again call Eric Clapton boring. biggrin.gif


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post Mar 20 2008, 04:11 AM
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Normally I wouldn't help people if they called Clapton boring. But you are entitled to an opinion so..... Learn a song called "Ocean" by the John Butler Trio, message if you want another idea


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post Mar 20 2008, 04:29 AM
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What about Hotel California, by The Eagles? wink.gif


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post Mar 20 2008, 04:45 AM
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Black Label Society's Speedball seems perfect for your situation.


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post Mar 20 2008, 10:34 AM
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QUOTE (Mrblomme @ Mar 19 2008, 11:49 PM) *
Never and really NEVER again call Eric Clapton boring. biggrin.gif


laugh.gif laugh.gif be quiet man !!! laugh.gif laugh.gif


How about Santana's Europa ??


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post Mar 20 2008, 10:36 AM
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Ah, I have a BT, so if you want it just PM me biggrin.gif (I think it's not copyrighted but I'm not sure unsure.gif)


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post Mar 20 2008, 10:39 AM
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G'N'R - Patience, Slash made a beautiful and simple acoustic solo there
Pink Floyd - Wish You were here, intro solo

need more? smile.gif


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post Mar 20 2008, 10:41 AM
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Cliffs of Dover by Eric Johnson \m/

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post Mar 20 2008, 10:45 AM
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Ace of Base - The Sign?


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post Mar 20 2008, 10:50 AM
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QUOTE (OrganisedConfusion @ Mar 20 2008, 10:41 AM) *
Cliffs of Dover by Eric Johnson \m/


acoustic version? unsure.gif


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post Mar 20 2008, 11:07 AM
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I find Eruption always wows the ladies.

Dust in the Wind by Kansas?

Bard Song by Blind Guardian?

A Tout Le Monde by Megadeth?


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post Mar 20 2008, 11:35 AM
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QUOTE (Goliath @ Mar 20 2008, 11:07 AM) *
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Dust in the Wind by Kansas?

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That would own. Very easy too.


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post Mar 20 2008, 12:11 PM
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post Mar 20 2008, 09:01 PM
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oh wow thanks for all these suggestions, im gonna youtube them and see


i quite fancy the ocean song, but i dont know how im gonna learn that lol... ill give it a shot tongue.gif

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post Mar 21 2008, 07:46 AM
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Foo Fighters Stranger Things Have Happened, simple but awesome song with an equally simple but awsome lead part.


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post Mar 22 2008, 08:01 PM
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I'm for Kansas "Dust in the wind". Simple Travis picking, open chords, sounds quite complex for such a simple song.


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post Mar 22 2008, 08:02 PM
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How about Black Crows, "She talks to Angels". Open E simple. Good Luck


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