If there is a thread for guitar solos, then there must be one for the backbone of a song: the riff. Therefore, what are some standout guitar riffs for you, whether because they're trippy, effed-up, catchy, heavy, complex, simple, etc.?
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I eat dead meat all the time. You don't have to chase it around your plate and it doesn't try to peck your eyes out.

It Happens.

My Gear:

-Custom Fender MIM Black Strat
-Mesa/Boogie Rect-O-Verb
-Schecter C-1 Hellraiser
Smoke on the water....


Seriously though:

Young Lust - Pink Floyd

Another Brick in the Wall

Sweet Emotion

The Hand that feeds

Whole Lotta Love
Fender FSR Standard Stratocaster SSS (MIM Gilmour Black Strat) -
Agile AL-2000 CSB -
Fender Super Champ XD -
Homemade Talkbox -
Icarus Lives! - Periphery

Nightwalker - Vanden Plas

Isis and Osiris - Ayreon

No Quarter - Led Zeppelin

Souls of Black - Testament

Lazy - Deep Purple

20 Minutes/40 Years - Isis

Born (chorus) - Nevermore

Periscope - Andromeda

Future Breed Machine - Meshuggah

Black Materia - Spheric Universe Experience

and many many more...
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too many to list, but some of my favorites are

Type O Negative-black no1
Stone Temple Pilots-interstate love song
Emperor- i am the black wizards
Mithotyn- hail me
Falkenbach- when gjallarhorn will sound
Six Feet Under- shadow of the reaper
Racer X- scarified
Nevermore- believe in nothing
Pantera- cemetery gates
Dokken- just got lucky
Man On The Silver Mountain - Rainbow
"The man that hath no music in himself, nor is not moved with concord of sweet sounds, is fit for treasons, stratagems, and spoils. The motions of his spirit are dull as night, and his affections dark as Erebus. Let no such man be trusted."
cochise- audioslave
bad seed-metallica
3's and 7's-queens of the stone age
frankenstein-edgar winters group
right now-korn
sad but true-metallica