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    Anyone have this album. The kid was a genuis.

    Becker and Roth would've ruled the 90's!!!!

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    i never heard him before. when you say WAS, did he die or something?
    This is home, this is Mean Street!<br /><br /><b><br />Then one year you find ten years have gotten behind, no one told you when to run, you missed the starting gun. - Pink Floyd, Time</b><br /><br />"Everyone knows that Van Halen with Roth is the only real Van Halen."- Mike Tramp<br /><br /><a href="http://www.vhforums.com/vhlforum/ultimatebb.php?ubb=get_topic;f=12;t=001366&p=66#00 1635" target="_blank"> OBEY THE DFK!!</a>

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    Originally posted by Mean_Street:
    i never heard him before. when you say WAS, did he die or something?
    No... but he's so ill that he can't move anything but his head anymore. [img]graemlins/cry.gif[/img]
    I'm a Dirty-Faced Kid... so could some cute female do me the favor and lick me clean, please?!<br /><br />"Nobody rules these streets at night but me... the ATOMIC PUNK!" - DLR (1978)<br /><br />"This must be just like living in paradise... and I don't wanna go home" - DLR (1988)<br /><br />"So put it off until judgment day... I bear the cross on judgment day" - Sammy Hagar (1991)<br /><br />Obey the DFK!<br /><br /><b>IF YOU'RE DFK... YOU'RE DFK 4 LIFE!</b>

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    Yep, he has ALS (Lou Gehrig's Disease).
    Scott Roberts
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    He had so much talent too. Gotta Love ALAE, and I've heard some of his solo stuff, and PB is an awesome solo!
    I am awesome

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    No... but he's so ill that he can't move anything but his head anymore. [img]graemlins/cry.gif[/img]
    Aww. that makes me feel really bad. i'll check him out. what band was he with? i'm serious, that does make me feel sad. how'd he get it? and how old is he. thats a real shame, if hes a good musician. [img]graemlins/cry.gif[/img]

    [ March 09, 2002 at 09:42 PM: Message edited by: Mean_Street ]</p>
    This is home, this is Mean Street!<br /><br /><b><br />Then one year you find ten years have gotten behind, no one told you when to run, you missed the starting gun. - Pink Floyd, Time</b><br /><br />"Everyone knows that Van Halen with Roth is the only real Van Halen."- Mike Tramp<br /><br /><a href="http://www.vhforums.com/vhlforum/ultimatebb.php?ubb=get_topic;f=12;t=001366&p=66#00 1635" target="_blank"> OBEY THE DFK!!</a>

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    Originally posted by Mean_Street:
    Aww. that makes me feel really bad. i'll check him out. what band was he with? i'm serious, that does make me feel sad. how'd he get it? and how old is he. thats a real shame, if hes a good musician. [img]graemlins/cry.gif[/img]
    He replaced Steve Vai in DLR's band in 1989 - and he recorded 'A Little Ain't Enough' - towards the end of the recording sessions, he was complaining of a numbness in his leg - and by the time it came round to record the intro to 'Drop in the Bucket', he was so weak, he could barely press hard enough on the strings. He was diagnosed with Lou Gherigs disease. He naturally had to leave Dave's band.

    It's a very sad story - he was only 20/21 when he was struck down. There's a piece from Dave's book on his web-site www.jasonbecker.com

    Check out the ALAE album he did with Dave, Mean Street - if you like - then check out his solo stuff.

    I don't know if ALAE can be bought from shops any more - coz it was withdrawn (ANOTHER kick in the guts to Jason) - but amazon.com have it for sale as a cut-out.

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    What songs did he do with dlr? yankee rose?



    This is home, this is Mean Street!<br /><br /><b><br />Then one year you find ten years have gotten behind, no one told you when to run, you missed the starting gun. - Pink Floyd, Time</b><br /><br />"Everyone knows that Van Halen with Roth is the only real Van Halen."- Mike Tramp<br /><br /><a href="http://www.vhforums.com/vhlforum/ultimatebb.php?ubb=get_topic;f=12;t=001366&p=66#00 1635" target="_blank"> OBEY THE DFK!!</a>

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    No... he was the lead guitarist on Dave's A Little Ain't Enough album (released in 1991).

    There's some awesome stuff on that one.....

    Here's the tracklist:

    A Lil' Ain't Enough
    Shoot It
    Lady Luck
    Hammerhead Shark
    Tell The Truth
    Baby's On Fire
    40 Below
    Sensible Shoes
    Last Call
    The Dogtown Shuffle
    It's Showtime!
    Drop In The Bucket

    It's a really cool album... you should go and try to get it from Amazon or so. [img]graemlins/thumb.gif[/img]
    I'm a Dirty-Faced Kid... so could some cute female do me the favor and lick me clean, please?!<br /><br />"Nobody rules these streets at night but me... the ATOMIC PUNK!" - DLR (1978)<br /><br />"This must be just like living in paradise... and I don't wanna go home" - DLR (1988)<br /><br />"So put it off until judgment day... I bear the cross on judgment day" - Sammy Hagar (1991)<br /><br />Obey the DFK!<br /><br /><b>IF YOU'RE DFK... YOU'RE DFK 4 LIFE!</b>

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    whoa!!!!!!! i just listened to one thing he did. 5th blah something, he could jam, i feel so sorry for him, he doesnt seem down about dying either. could he get better? this is sad. [img]graemlins/cry.gif[/img]
    This is home, this is Mean Street!<br /><br /><b><br />Then one year you find ten years have gotten behind, no one told you when to run, you missed the starting gun. - Pink Floyd, Time</b><br /><br />"Everyone knows that Van Halen with Roth is the only real Van Halen."- Mike Tramp<br /><br /><a href="http://www.vhforums.com/vhlforum/ultimatebb.php?ubb=get_topic;f=12;t=001366&p=66#00 1635" target="_blank"> OBEY THE DFK!!</a>

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    i'm downloading the songs on ALAE,
    This is home, this is Mean Street!<br /><br /><b><br />Then one year you find ten years have gotten behind, no one told you when to run, you missed the starting gun. - Pink Floyd, Time</b><br /><br />"Everyone knows that Van Halen with Roth is the only real Van Halen."- Mike Tramp<br /><br /><a href="http://www.vhforums.com/vhlforum/ultimatebb.php?ubb=get_topic;f=12;t=001366&p=66#00 1635" target="_blank"> OBEY THE DFK!!</a>

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    I have Perspective and The Raspberry Jams [img]graemlins/thumb.gif[/img]
    "I Want The Best! Of Both Worlds!<br />AAAAAAWWWWWWWWW-Van Halen Live With Out A Net.

 

 

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