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Favorite guitar solos?

Discussion in 'Miscellaneous [BG]' started by Tupac, Oct 7, 2013.


  1. Tupac

    Tupac

    May 5, 2011
    Even as bassists we must have some preferences.

    1. Funkadelic - Groovallegience (which is followed by an amazing bass solo)
    2. Infectious Grooves - Three Headed Mind Pollution
    3. RHCP - Naked in the Rain
     
  2. Bob Marley & The Wailers - No Woman, No Cry from the Legends/Live! 1975 albums.
    Dinosaur Jr - Alone
    Neil Young - Cortez the Killer
     
  3. Hamlet7768

    Hamlet7768 Here to chew gum and rock. Still have gum.

    Jun 5, 2011
    Led Zeppelin - Achilles Last Stand

    Rush - Limelight

    Rush - La Villa Strangiato

    Dream Theater - The Enemy Inside

    Dream Theater - Under a Glass Moon

    Dream Theater - The Shattered Fortress
     
  4. mellowinman

    mellowinman Free Man

    Oct 19, 2011
    Minneapolis
    And You and I - Yessongs version - Yes
    Echoes - Pink Floyd
    Since I've Been Loving You - Led Zeppelin
    Funk #49 - James Gang
    25 or 6 to 4 - Chicago
    All Along the Watchtower - Jimi Hendrix
    Bold as Love - Jimi Hendrix
    Europa - Santana
    A Farewell to Kings - Rush

    for starters
     
  5. The Grateful Dead - Just about any live version of Morning Dew
    Phish - The Squirming Coil
    Pink Floyd - Sorrow
    Frank Zappa - Peaches En Regalia
     
  6. charlie monroe

    charlie monroe Gold Supporting Member

    Feb 14, 2011
    Buffalo, NY
    Dogs - Pink Floyd
     
  7. Up the dose

    Up the dose

    Mar 10, 2013
    Mr. Crowley- Randy Rhoads

    In a Simple Rhyme- EVH

    Layla- Eric Clapton / Duane Allman

    Man I'll Never Be- Tom Scholz
     
  8. lexington125

    lexington125

    Sep 11, 2013
    hollywood, baby......
    someday I will find 4 or 5 other guys who want to play the blues the way it was played before it became all about guitar heroics
    Willie Johnson, Jody Williams and Hubert Sumlin - all of the amazing guitar work on Howlin Wolf records (can't choose just one)
    Keith R. - studio version of Sympathy for the Devil
    Mick Taylor - Sway
    James Williamson - Search and Destroy
    Cheetah Chrome - Ain't it Fun
     
  9. Blueszilla

    Blueszilla Bassist ordinaire

    Apr 2, 2003
    The Duke City
    I can't even think of all the ones I love at the moment, but a few are:

    Leslie West/Mountain, Mississippi Queen
    Billy Gibbons, The Sheik
    SRV, The Telephone Song
    Jeff Beck, Goodbye Pork Pie Hat
    Joe Walsh, Rocky Mountain Way
    Lowell George, Skin it Back
     
  10. Wot's uh the Deal
     
  11. WiflB

    WiflB

    Aug 24, 2013
    Suffolk
    Blur - Out of Time
    Funkadelic - One Nation Under a Groove (12" version)
    RHCP - Wet Sand
    Radiohead - There, There
     
  12. Anything Alex Lifeson has done with Rush. :D
     
  13. Altitude

    Altitude An ounce of perception, a pound of obscure. Supporting Member

    Mar 9, 2005
    Denver, nee Austin
    First thing that popped into my head - always loved the solo in "What I Am" by Edie Brickell. No idea who the player was.
     
  14. 3:20 on kills me.
     
  15. 4StringAxe

    4StringAxe

    Jul 27, 2009
    Don't tell me you love me - Night Ranger.
    Mr. Crowley - Randy Rhoads.
    Sultans of Swing - Dire Straights.
    Most anything from David Gilmour
     
  16. JoeWPgh

    JoeWPgh

    Dec 21, 2012
    Stevie Ray Vaughn - Little Wing
     
  17. Octavio

    Octavio

    Sep 15, 2011
    Hawaii Kai
    She's Not There - Santana
     
  18. Octavio

    Octavio

    Sep 15, 2011
    Hawaii Kai
    Some more that I like:

    Whole Lotta Rosie - AC/DC
    Almost Honest - Megadeth
    Marathon - Rush
    Magic Man - Heart
    Slow Ride - Foghat
     
  19. Well, seeing as I only know one ...

    Beyond Creation - Omnipresent Perception

    EDIT: My bad, I thought the title was Favorite Bass Solos.
     
  20. carpcutter

    carpcutter

    Dec 6, 2010
    DC
    Frank Zappa Dirty Love
     

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