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    Default AVH Inspired solo?

    Not really sure wheer to post this, so please move it wherevere it should.

    Anyway, we went to the Finger 11/ Seether show last night in AC for free and were surprised to hear not only a drum solo by the Seether drummer, but ENTIRE chunks of AVH's solo in there. Even my g/f could recognize the parts "borrowed." Just thought I throw it out there...decent show overall for anyone that cares.

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    Well, what Alex does is fairly common for drum solos minus the Latin ending.

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    Quote Originally Posted by The J Man View Post
    Well, what Alex does is fairly common for drum solos minus the Latin ending.
    To my knowledge quite a bit of his stuff throughout history has been borrowed from other drummers as well. He's not 100% original, which certainly isn't a bad thing. I really can't think of many rock drummers who are, outside of a couple.
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    Listen to a Rikki Rocket drum solo and you'll find major Alex influences errrr..... ripoffs there.

    Same thing can be said for CC Deville's solo and EVH
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    Someone who would be 100% original: Neil Peart.

    To be different, be the best!
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    Quote Originally Posted by Little Dreamer View Post
    Someone who would be 100% original: Neil Peart.

    To be different, be the best!
    More like the drummer from a different planet.
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    Nah, I guess with being there it is hard to explain. The middle of the solo was exactly AVH's. I find that strange. Ah, whatever, its just the drummer, its isn't like he's important anyway.

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    John Mayer has a drummer.

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    Quote Originally Posted by the_atomic_punks_rule View Post
    Nah, I guess with being there it is hard to explain. The middle of the solo was exactly AVH's. I find that strange. Ah, whatever, its just the drummer, its isn't like he's important anyway.
    This dude may have been copping bits of LRHRN, LWAN or Balance's Toronto video.

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    Or Ginger Baker...

 

 

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