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AxeAbuser#2
05-21-2006, 01:21 PM
have any of you guys heard of him? i just bought his album (ainsley lister - ainsley lister) and this guy can seriously play some blues/rock music, he is also rather young, so he has years ahead of him. his influences are very average (SRV, clapton, albert king etc) but i really like his approach to the blues, discuss..

~1954~
05-23-2006, 07:00 AM
Yeah Ive heard of Him, but hes not all that well known here in the UK so i doubt many will have heard of him in the US.
Anyway, what i heard of his playing i liked- great rhythmic soloing style - I also like the way he plays rhythm- combining Chords, a bassline and Lead lines together to create interesting patterns.
He has an interesting collection of guitars too- some of them very cheaply bought- like that handmade ES-335 he uses? Apparently he bought that for 150. I guess that shows that good guitarists can sound good on whatever gear they use.

dr_john
05-23-2006, 04:23 PM
i've heard good things about him but have not heard him yet.

i ought to get round to it as he comes from my home town, leicester.

:cheers:

TUMFP
05-23-2006, 06:17 PM
is there any stuff online i can check out? like clips...

~1954~
05-25-2006, 10:51 AM
http://www.aynsleylister.co.uk/ for info - not sure if it has any downloads though.