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mattacuk
Apr 26 2007, 11:58 AM
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QUOTE (jeff @ Apr 21 2007, 03:20 PM) *
Does anyone else piss themselves laughing at this list?!

http://www.rollingstone.com/news/story/593...sts_of_all_time


Where is Kristofer Dahl on this list? biggrin.gif

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mysql> SELECT * FROM master_name WHERE ((firstname = 'Paul') AND (lastname = 'Gilbert'));


"The Fundimental Difference between Paul Gilbert and Buckethead is that Paul Explores the Good side of the force, while Buckethead Explores the Dark Side of the Force" :)
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The Uncreator
Apr 26 2007, 12:02 PM
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Good Point!

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Ben C
Apr 27 2007, 09:37 PM
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Why don't we just switch him with Kurt Cobain's spot? biggrin.gif

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lefty01
Apr 27 2007, 09:46 PM
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EVH is 70, and Kurt Cobain is 12? What in the world???

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Jeff
Apr 27 2007, 10:00 PM
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This thread could go on forever, but I love the fact that they think Joni Mitchell is better than Randy Rhodes! laugh.gif

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Smikey2006
Apr 28 2007, 09:15 PM
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ohmy.gif wheres vai,, or satriani, or eric johnson, or petrucci ohmy.gif im insulted by this list smile.gif and tom morello at 26, if i can play all their songs they arn't that good tongue.gif

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mattacuk
Apr 28 2007, 09:43 PM
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Well its a very poor list. Good to see U2's Rythm Master on there thought ! biggrin.gif

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GuitarDude
Apr 28 2007, 11:42 PM
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On my list Eddie is number 1 blink.gif

They probably haven't heard of Yngwie or Steve vai tongue.gif

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Apr 29 2007, 12:14 AM



That's a joke to be honest...

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Apr 29 2007, 10:48 PM
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It's pretty annoying, but then again, how could make a Top 100 list that makes everyone happy?

if you base on technique, steve vai etc should be up there.

phrasing, maybe john frusicante or something.

popularity, and being iconic, jimmy hendrix etc.

having an odd knack of making good songs out of few notes, kurt cobain, johnny ramone (sp)?

older guitarists Vs new guitarists?

it goes on and on.

i don't like the list very much myself. but, it's impossible to make a good list that will satisfy EVERYONE. so i cut them some slack.

also, i think it's worth noting that people that read rolling stones are primarily music fans, not actual guitarists. so if you asked someone who didn't play guitar (but loved rock etc) to make a list, it wouldn't suprise me to see it like look like that (or something like it).



QUOTE (Smikey2006 @ Apr 28 2007, 01:15 PM) *
ohmy.gif wheres vai,, or satriani, or eric johnson, or petrucci ohmy.gif im insulted by this list smile.gif and tom morello at 26, if i can play all their songs they arn't that good tongue.gif


Tom Morello is on there for being innovative.

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May 14 2007, 11:24 PM
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12 Kurt Cobain of Nirvana
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70 Eddie Van Halen


clearly dont know what they are talkin bout, jurt can even play a note on the fretboard without investigating whether its emo enuf to play. and when he does play it, the audience dies coz the tone is so bad, and he plain is crap at guitar.
never ever buying rolingstones mag ever, never bought one, now definately aint getting one

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VinceG
May 14 2007, 11:32 PM
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Morello is good for what he does. You cant compare him to shredders like Vai or Satch, its just wrong. His song writings are also good.

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Gen
May 15 2007, 12:31 AM
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Rolling stone magazine is a shitty mag, they have no taste in music!
We must do a GMC magazine!:D whith a big list too^^
1: Kristofer dahl
2: Pavel
3: Sean conklin
4:Gabriel ...
and stuff like that:D THAT would be very cool! Everyone s know who are the real best guitarists in world, its not important to do a list, they re all gods and they have all different techniques! (Don t waste time with rolling stone mag^^)

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Smikey2006
May 15 2007, 07:43 PM
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lol, perhaps to make thier list more actuarate they could specify what they are looking at to make the list, 100 best guitarists is a little vague especially saying that there are thousands of guitarists in the world who could all be on that list, given and they got the opportunity to become a big name, some of the stuff written by these artists on this list *cough* KURT *cough* isn't difficult enough stuff or even good sounding enough to make him deserving of this. Kris i think you shud go throw sum simple power chords together and sing sum sad music and get 12th spot tongue.gif i don't believe burying peoples genitals will cut it as sad lyrics tho hahah biggrin.gif

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May 17 2007, 09:24 PM
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what irritates the @%&$^ out of me is how people go around worshipping kurt cobain when he had no skill. the only reason he is on that list is because he died. i don't mean to dis a dead man but it pisses me off

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Being that we all are guitarists I of course agree to how poeple complain about kurts musical talent.

This list clearly does not relate to the musical prowess of these guitar players. Nor does it review them a guitarists but mainly as popular musicians which had a bigger impact.

I mean if you look at it from such a perspective such as Kurt Kobain is in the list since he inspired and quase created the whole grunge generation. This already before he died. Actually when Kurt died the whole grunge movement in a way died with him.

This is a typical pop magazine list not targeted at anybody who knows anything about music. Its only a list concerning the popularity of a musician who happens to have played guitar.

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