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  1. tele12 replied to the thread Can you explain this Slash idolazation?.

    Seriously? Have you seen every other 80s guitar player? And one of Slash's successors wore a KFC bucket as a hat.

    Aug 4, 2021 at 7:50 PM
  2. tele12 replied to the thread Can you explain this Slash idolazation?.

    People realize it's not all about technical skill or virtuosity. Guitar players often don't realize this.

    Aug 4, 2021 at 6:48 AM
  3. tele12 liked goonie's post in the thread Can you explain this Slash idolazation?.

    A lot of guitarists (not all) value virtuosity over humability. Ergo, Buckethead over Slash. I dare say most non-guitarists really...

    Aug 4, 2021 at 6:44 AM
  4. tele12 liked Blackmore Fan's post in the thread Can you explain this Slash idolazation?.

    Maybe in some sort of way. But Buckethead simply isn't "accessible" by many music lovers, even those that like "hard rock" or "metal"....

    Aug 4, 2021 at 6:43 AM
  5. tele12 liked RodeoTex's post in the thread Can you explain this Slash idolazation?.

    Sweet Child was a breath of fresh air back when guitar music was missing. I was so excited to hear it on the radio that I pulled over...

    Aug 3, 2021 at 6:33 AM
  6. tele12 replied to the thread Can you explain this Slash idolazation?.

    Absolutely correct. Without GNR upending things nobody would have been looking for a Nirvana.

    Aug 2, 2021 at 7:30 PM
  7. tele12 liked beyer160's post in the thread Can you explain this Slash idolazation?.

    I've always said that without Guns & Roses, there would have been no Nirvana. The leap from Ratt and Poison (did they ever tour...

    Aug 2, 2021 at 7:26 PM
  8. tele12 liked SomeGuyNamedRob's post in the thread Can you explain this Slash idolazation?.

    Before calling BS, maybe reread a couple of times to make absolutely sure that you aren't missing the point. (You did btw. Impressive.)...

    Aug 2, 2021 at 7:25 PM
  9. tele12 replied to the thread Can you explain this Slash idolazation?.

    New , yes they were. In the mid 80s you could buy a used Les Paul Custom for $300, I know I bought one. Kramer was the best selling...

    Aug 2, 2021 at 6:29 PM
  10. tele12 liked SomeGuyNamedRob's post in the thread Can you explain this Slash idolazation?.

    Before Appetite For Destruction made Slash a household name, you could barely give Les Pauls away. AFD will be 35 years old next year....

    Aug 2, 2021 at 6:23 PM
  11. tele12 replied to the thread The Year Is 1987....

    Appetite for Destruction. Why? GNR' hit like a ton of bricks in 87, vastly influential. In 1987 I had no idea of who the Cult was,...

    Jul 31, 2021 at 4:36 PM
  12. tele12 replied to the thread Living without or less of your car..

    The reality of mass transit is it only makes any sense if you have a large amount of people going from one place to another place at the...

    Jul 31, 2021 at 1:59 PM
  13. tele12 liked meric's post in the thread Living without or less of your car..

    My own vehicle represents freedom to me. I go where I want, when I want with whoever I want. I dont want my vehicle to be connected to...

    Jul 31, 2021 at 1:47 PM
  14. tele12 replied to the thread Proposal to cut through the muck of pickup descriptions towards a universal set of criteria.

    Whether or not someone will like or dislike any pickup is a complete crapshoot. You can describe certain criteria objectively, such as...

    Jul 31, 2021 at 5:57 AM
  15. tele12 replied to the thread artist guitars from mexico...thoughts....

    The problem with the statement " A good guitar is a good guitar, no matter where it's made.." is if enough people accept it the...

    Jul 30, 2021 at 6:34 AM