The best simple guitar riff ever......

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    I nominate Steve Cropper's two note run in Soul Man.....

     
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    Starting riff of Radar love from the Golden Earring
     
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    The 800lb elephant in the room. (Although almost everyone plays it wrong).

     
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    That's a GREAT example.....but watching this "live" performance, who is singing the harmony on the Smoke on the Water refrain? No one else has a mic. A roadie maybe????? :)
     
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    I can’t argue with the colonel’s harmonized 6th’s riff as one of my all time favorites, but more than two notes required!
     
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    This is going to be a fun thread to follow 'cuz I only know three notes. ;)
     
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    I love this one soooo much, the repetition just makes it better....

     
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    It changes, of course.

    (Lately it's the intro to Long Cool Woman in a Black Dress)
     
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