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post #1 of 12 (permalink) Old 08-14-2003, 09:48 AM Thread Starter
 
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Anyone heard Brett Garsed?

I took one of his videos from a friend today and watched it, and I must say he's a killer player. he got some brilliant jazzy tunes in that video (dont know whats the name).

Think ill go buy one of his cd's!

any good songs/cd's you guys recommend?

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post #2 of 12 (permalink) Old 08-14-2003, 01:54 PM
 
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Quid Pro Quo / with T.J. Helmrich.
I got to meet the guys at one of my old band's shows in the 'burbs and "Teej", gave me some VERY kewl compliments after hearing us play and I was like, "Uhh, yeahhh, yer killin me here"

Both have a WICKED, WICKED, WHIIHIIHIIIIIIKED 8 finger technique that will kick you in da poopoo !

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post #3 of 12 (permalink) Old 08-14-2003, 03:04 PM
 
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Brett garsed kills!! , one of my favourite players , which video was it you watched , the rock fusion video ?
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post #4 of 12 (permalink) Old 08-14-2003, 08:28 PM
 
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QPQ is brilliant but long out of print but Brett told me he wants to buy it back one day and re-release it.

For now there's his fantastic solo CD "Big Sky" and Mojo's Tapestry available and full of Brett's penchant for restraint and abandon - whichever is required for the song.

Big Sky is available at places like Guitar Nine Records but buying it from his official site will put a few extra well desrved dollars in the man's pocket.
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post #5 of 12 (permalink) Old 08-14-2003, 08:45 PM
 
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I have Big Sky.....great album....highly recommended. He definitely has great note choice.
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post #6 of 12 (permalink) Old 08-15-2003, 01:17 AM
 
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I have a song from a compilation with him and T.J. Helmerich. It's amazing.
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post #7 of 12 (permalink) Old 08-24-2003, 11:19 AM
 
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TJ and Brett are amongst my favourite players
(Vai, Petrucci, M.Eklund, R.Thal, Metheny, to mention a few),
and I just love their Two-hand legato tech.
It's not only cool, but they manage to insert dynamics
into it.... Amazing
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post #8 of 12 (permalink) Old 09-03-2003, 05:27 PM
 
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I just got my copy of "Big Sky" yesterday. I've never heard him prior to this thread, but color me impressed. His technique is so smooth. He seems to remind me of a cross between Eric Johnson and Scott Henderson at times. Looking forward to buying more of his stuff.
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post #9 of 12 (permalink) Old 09-10-2003, 04:20 PM
 
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Hello madam.

"We" had a brief discourse about this recently:

http://www.jemsite.com/phpbb/viewtopic.php?p=196933

...which may dazzle and delight, but I doubt it very much.


Yeah: great, great player.
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post #10 of 12 (permalink) Old 09-10-2003, 06:17 PM
 
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FYI: He also played on Derek Sherinian's first solo CD "Planet X".
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post #11 of 12 (permalink) Old 10-19-2003, 11:47 PM
 
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Brett Garsed,

AWESOME PLAYER!!!
Brett is one talented man, I have his Solo album "Big Sky" as well as "Tapestry" with band called Mojo.
Also his work with Australian singer John Farnham, amazing stuff!
Brett's control, phrasing, emotion and technique are phenominal!!!
And to think he pretty much taught himself how to play!!!
So proud he's a fellow Aussie!!
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post #12 of 12 (permalink) Old 10-21-2003, 01:43 AM
 
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Phenominal guitarist, his ability not only as a guitarist but as a songwriter is unmatched in my opinion! They way he can convey emotion through his songs is unbelievable.

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