Tag Archives: Electric Guitar

Martin Barre ~ Road Less Travelled

  The great Jethro Tull guitar player puts out another solo gem with this album. You can certainly hear that Martin Barre was a main contributor of the Jethro Tull sound on this album. The songwriting is similar on some … Continue reading

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The Unity ~ Rise

  This group on their sophomore album, could possibly be the next Van Halen. They don’t have the same guitar licks as Eddie, but, the Pop / Rock is certainly there. The singing works as does the band. I would … Continue reading

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Peter Banks ~ The Self Contained Trilogy

  A new (in 1993) compilation from Peter Banks, former member of YES, using just an Ibanez electric guitar. This has bits of Prog Rock, a bit of jazz, & even new-age. Peter deliberately did not write any vocals for … Continue reading

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James Williamson And The Pink Hearts ~ Behind The Shade

  From the Rock & Roll Hall of Fame Inductee, James Williamson, from Iggy & the Stooges is back with his debut album along with Frank Meyer & Petra Haden. The first 2 songs remind me of the raw rock … Continue reading

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Various Artists ~ Disney Super Guitar

  I’ve never really heard a bad Disney song. This time, it’s no different. Actually, it’s rather good. You have major guitar players playing the songs of Disney. How better can that get? Featuring Zakk Wylde, Tak Matsumoto, George Lynch, … Continue reading

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The Walk-a-bout ~ Things Are Looking Up

  This album took me by surprise. Not knowing what to expect, or know anything about this band, and then I listen, as my ears start crying tears of joy. This album is fantastic. There are only 6 songs on … Continue reading

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