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    Atomic Punk I Coulda Hada VH's Avatar
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    Excluding his instrumentals, this has to be Eddie's greatest shredfest, from start to finish. Just an amazing display of guitar playing from the king of six strings!

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    yep....that's just freakin' insane man....gotta love it..

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    o hell yes. The remastered version is just insane too...doesn't lose anything at ear-piercing volumes.

    This is gotta be in my top 5 songs...

    Funny thing is it's been my favorite tune lately...

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    It's a certified barnburner, no question.

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    How many of the clowns who finished ahead of EVH in that retarded Rolling Stone Magazine Poll from a couple of years ago could pull off "I'm The One"?
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    Yeah, the man truely rocks on this tune. I was glad they played it when I saw them in Jersey during the 'III' tour.
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    First VH song I heard, and, well, here I am. That was a blast during the soundchecks last year.
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    Great, underrated song. Doesn't get as much attention as the big hits from the first album.
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    Check out the Madison Square Garden 1998 boot. Last song they play. Ed doesn't miss a note. Just that song is worth the price of the boot.
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    Quote Originally Posted by Hack
    Check out the Madison Square Garden 1998 boot. Last song they play. Ed doesn't miss a note. Just that song is worth the price of the boot.
    Agreed. And here it is for those of yall who've never heard it.

    http://rapidshare.de/files/8214341/Im_The_One.mp3.html
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    Hell yes! amazing tune from start to finish!

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    When Ed attacks the guitar like that, there is none better. Its just getting him to do it.

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    Great song!! Thanks for the link Sucka...
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    No doubt, great tune. How did it sound in the soundchecks last year?

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    Quote Originally Posted by chain
    No doubt, great tune. How did it sound in the soundchecks last year?
    Here ya go pal:

    http://rapidshare.de/files/8360602/I_m_The_One.mp3.html
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