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    Default Your Mount Rushmore of guitar players

    List your Mount Rushmore of guitar players. Could be your favorites...or if you play guitar who influenced you the most or whatever. Mine would be;

    EVH
    Joe Satriani
    Tony Iommi
    Randy Rhodes
    VH Shows

    5/12/79-NYC VH2
    7/26/80-Uniondale,NY Women & Children
    7/17/81-MSG,NYC Fair Warning
    10/9/82-Syracuse,NY Diver Down
    10/13/82-Uniondale,NY Diver Down
    3/30/84-MSG,NYC 1984
    4/14/84-Uniondale,NY 1984
    7/29/86-East Rutherford,NJ 5150
    8/2/86-Uniondale,NY 5150
    6/26/88-East Rutherford,NJ Monsters of Rock
    10/11/88-MSG,NYC OU812
    10/27/91-Uniondale,NY F.U.C.K.
    7/11,14/93-Jones Beach,NY RHRN
    4/26/95-Uniondale,NY Balance
    8/22/95-Jones Beach,NY Balance
    5/22/98-MSG,NYC III
    8/15/98-Jones Beach,NY III
    8/31/98-Syracuse,NY III
    6/22/04-East Rutherford,NJ Sam Reunion
    11/9/04-Montreal,Canada Sam Reunion
    10/1/07-Philadelphia,PA Dave Reunion
    11/8/07-Uniondale,NY Dave Reunion
    11/13/07-MSG,NYC Dave Reunion
    5/20/08-Uncasville,CT Dave Reunion
    5/23/08-MSG,NYC Dave Reunion
    2/28,3/1/12-MSG,NYC ADKOT
    3/24/12-Atlantic City,NJ ADKOT

    3/07 Hopped on a plane and flew to Cleveland to be there when they were inducted into the RRHOF!!!

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    1- EVH
    2- Hendrix
    3- Page
    4- Clapton


    Honorable Mention
    - Gilmour
    - Slash
    - Blackmore
    - Beck
    - SRV
    - Prince
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    EVH
    Randy Rhoades
    Ritchie Blackmore
    Roth/Schenker

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    EVH
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    Billy Gibbons
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    The only genre I really know is Van Halen.

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    Eddie Van Halen
    Jimmy Page
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    "It's so lonely at the top because it's so crowded at the bottom" - Diamond David Lee Roth

    "If at first you don't succeed, then skydiving is not for you"

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    Apparently, Randy's biggest fans don't even know how to correctly spell his name....

    Edward Van Halen

    Randy Rhoads

    Nuno Bettencourt

    Warren Demartini

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    Quote Originally Posted by salg View Post
    List your Mount Rushmore of guitar players. Could be your favorites...or if you play guitar who influenced you the most or whatever. Mine would be;

    EVH
    Joe Satriani
    Tony Iommi
    Randy Rhodes

    That is very close for me. 3/4 of mine

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    Iommi
    Randy Rhoads
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    RHOADS, fer chrissakes!

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    Quote Originally Posted by japeape View Post
    RHOADS, fer chrissakes!
    LOL good catch. thats what happens when you read a post after working a double from Friday until Saturday morning.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Hangman View Post
    LOL good catch. thats what happens when you read a post after working a double from Friday until Saturday morning.
    No problem.

    It's just something i see all the time on music forums.
    Even his plaque was spelled wrong, which was far worse.

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    I guess it's the guys who made me want to learn to play and then try to get better after that point

    In chronological order:

    Ace Frehley
    Eddie Van Halen
    Steve Morse
    Steve Vai


    Came close to putting Randy Rhoads in there...just missed the cut.

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