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Killer John Entwistle solo

Discussion in 'Recordings [BG]' started by JAUQO III-X, Dec 19, 2005.


  1. JAUQO III-X

    JAUQO III-X Banned

    Jan 4, 2002
    CHICAGO,IL.
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  2. canopener

    canopener

    Sep 15, 2003
    Isle of Lucy
    Do they chop it right before 6:00???
     
  3. Samelot

    Samelot

    Jun 23, 2005
    yo, ive heard him before, but ive never heard him this good. Has he been as good as that from the begining of the Who recordings!!?? amazing!
     
  4. JAUQO III-X

    JAUQO III-X Banned

    Jan 4, 2002
    CHICAGO,IL.
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    Yes he has.
     
  5. must...hear....
     
  6. irjason

    irjason Supporting Member

    Nov 17, 2001
    Louisville, KY
    Nice find. Thanks for sharing.
     
  7. Joe Garage

    Joe Garage

    Mar 13, 2005
    Holy Macaroni! That just awesome!!! Is he picking with just two fingers?

    Thanks!
     
  8. Josh Ryan

    Josh Ryan - that dog won't hunt, Monsignor. Staff Member Supporting Member

    Mar 24, 2001
    Cool thanks.
     
  9. Comeon, Billy Sheehan gets ripped to shreds for being a "wanker" everytime someone posts about him in here, I expect to see the same after watching that clip.
     
  10. Wrong Robot

    Wrong Robot Guest

    Apr 8, 2002
    Well, I wasn't all that impressed. It had a lot of energy and he was rocking out, but it sounded like he didn't really know what he was doing, not that it's really a bad thing, but I dunno, guess I was expecting more. Still pretty neat though, I really dug the tune. :meh:
     
  11. Adam Barkley

    Adam Barkley Mayday!

    Aug 26, 2003
    Jackson, MS
    Not a fan of bass solos in general, so I really didn't care for that one. I prefer his classic lines to his soloing and modern tone.
     
  12. JAUQO III-X

    JAUQO III-X Banned

    Jan 4, 2002
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    some times that's all that matters.
     
  13. Ian Perge

    Ian Perge Supporting Member

    May 11, 2001
    Evansville, Indiana
    Damn, I knew seeing The Who in '89 for my first concert (thanks Dad! :D ) certainly set my path towards the low end.

    It's surprising that the solo is probably the most un-Ox solo I've ever hear, tone-wise. This was almost Stu-ish in it's clean tone as opposed to his more normal tri-amped "multilayered distortion" that he usually had going on.
     
  14. Nice! I'm in the middle of rehearsals for another Who tribute show, and this just cements, in my mind, that Entwistle was one of the best ever. Thanks for the link!

    rip J.
     
  15. phxlbrmpf

    phxlbrmpf

    Dec 27, 2002
    Germany
    Man, I wish Google wouldn't keep non-US residents from viewing the videos on Google video.
     
  16. jkritchey

    jkritchey

    Jul 23, 2002
    Northern Va.
    Best. Band. Ever.
     
  17. Baryonyx

    Baryonyx Banned

    Jul 11, 2005
    Marathon Man
    Nice solo, a good show of his "typewriter" thing, but watching that, I feel he was slight wasted in The Who, their music has never grabbed me.
     
  18. not bad...i thought the notes sounded and looked kinda random, but it sounded pretty neat!
    as for the typewriter thing he dies, it didn't really seem like he was tapping, it sounded more like a fast fast slap-like technique, because i didn't hear the high notes, or maybe he was going faster than i could hear...idk
     
  19. I-Love-Ratm

    I-Love-Ratm

    Feb 24, 2003
    Thats where Ryan Martinie from Mudvayne got his technnique no?Looks like tapping but just kinda fats out the low notes and not the ones.Not actually tapping them but percussively slapping them with the finger.
     
  20. McHaven

    McHaven

    Mar 1, 2005
    Alot of those riffs in the solo are the same in the MSG shows in the late nineties just without the harshest distortion ever