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Annie Lennox?
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There's naught wrong with Annie Lennox, lad!


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As much as I hate Weezer, you may want to rethink that statement. Rivers was a big shred guy back in the day, it just didnt pay the bills. There's videos out there of him playing Yngwie.
Semantics... they showed more technical proficiency on their newer albums too. Point is, someone with an advanced understanding of guitar/music would not be impressed by their technical ability (at least on the first 3 albums).
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I've never understood the Clapton worship. Now, bear in mind I wasn't alive when he became a hero/legend. I wasn't around when his most memorable material released. So I heard his music alongside guys like SRV, Satch, and not preceeding it. Also, anytime I've seen him perform(including old footage), I found him boring. I found the 'personality' or 'mojo' factor rather lacking.

On the flipside, I feel Andy Timmons is deserving of far more praise than he receives. Legendary? To guitarists, maybe. To the average listener, hardly.

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