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    Default When Ed was great thread.









    Listen to al's kick work during to solo.





    3:04 kills me.




    One of the best examples of the harmanizer in action.



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    In sterio.
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    Not trying to be asshole, but the rehash and mid scoop on his tone just grates on me.
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    Eds still great so is Alex.I have noticed tone changes since his moves away from Frankies, Peavy, and Marshalls there is a bit of of difference but its very small imo.
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    Uhh, yeah, Ed STILL is great. He's playing like he's in his thirties again on this tour. I like his tone right now, too.

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    Personally I like Ed's style/phrasing/attack from the club days through the first tour the best, but he's definitely playing now as good as he has in the last 25 years.
    CNN may think my opinion matters, but you shouldn't.

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    Guitar solo from San Diego 1984 tour. He has never and will never sound this technically proficient again. Unreal chops....still stand up today as very impressive. Playing way outside his usual bag of tricks. It's a shame this was never officially recorded for all to witness the king at his peak.

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    The San Diego 1984 solo is one of my favorites from Ed!!! Left hand fluidity, great coordination, tons of linear/scalar playing, over the top "tray" tapping, cleaned up w/volume knob bluesy phrases, and a blues jam w/Alex!!! No Eruption/Spanish Fly/Cathedral etc. - just Eddie flying by the seat of his pants. One of his most entertaining and creative solos, IMO.

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    Quote Originally Posted by homeunit View Post


    In sterio.
    Never heard this before.

    Must be Ed's "Kashmir."

 

 

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