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#1
If you pick your top 3 guitarists that inspire you the most, who would they be? I would have to pick Angus Young (because he was the person who wanted me to start playing in the first place), Eddie Van Halen, and Tom Morello.
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#3
James Hetfield, Daron Malakian and yes... I know.... Brad Delson( hé I was only 13 and ignorant)
Gear:

Ibanez V50 acoustic ( my first love)
Ibanez 442 RTR ( my second love)
Laney Linebacker Reverb 30Watt
#5
Greg Ginn, Stevie Ray Vaughan, and Dick Dale. A little variety never hurts.
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#6
Stevie Ray Vaughan, Wes Montgomery, Mississippi Fred Mcdowell
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#7
carlos santana, slash, angus young
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#8
Rhandy Rhoads, Jimmy page, Kerry King (i just adore his speed and accuracy....)
Gear:
Geetars:
**Schecter Demon**
Epiphone Zakk Wylde Les Paul (Camo)
Ibanez RG-350DX
Ibanez GAX-70
Ibanez IJ-70
Amp(s):
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Fake cube 60
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EH Metal Muff
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#11
Robert Fripp, Alvin Lee, Jimi Hendrix
Guitars
MIM Fender Telecaster
Art & Lutherie Cedar
1969 EKO Ranchero
G&L Tribute L2500

Amps
Traynor YCV40WR
Yorkville BM400H
Peavey TVX 4x10

Effects
Behringer DSP1000
Dunlop GCB95 Wah
Digitech HotRod
BBE Sonic Stomp
#13
1. Stevie Ray Vaughan
2. Rory Gallagher
3. Mike McCready or Derek Trucks or Doyle Bramhall II
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#14
Angus Young, Jimmy Page, and Tom Morello inspired me to pick up a guitar, countless other keep me playin' today.
#15
Springsteen,Vai,Lofgren
My Gear

Fender Strat 2 Tone Custom Paint
Vintage VRS 100
Zoom 505 Mk II Effects Pedal
Peavey Rage 258 TransTube Amp
Orange Crush Mini Amp
#16
Omar Rodriguez-Lopez, Jack White, and Yoshiko Fujiyama.
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Gibson SG Standard
Fender American Standard Telecaster
Fender Mustang
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#20
The Beatles, John Frusciante, Ben Gibbard
My stuff
Fender Telecaster Aerodyne Series
Gibson 1980 Les Paul Standard
Fender Standard Strat
Taylor 414-ce
Takamine Acoustic
1938 Gibson Lap Steel (priceless)
Fender Blues Junior
USA Big Muff Pi
Danelectro Fab Overdrive

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#21
Hmm, I don't think I have specific influences, but for me - anytime I see any musician that's truly passionate and truly skilled at what they do, it makes me want to practice in my room for hours.
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#22
Akira Takasaki (damn his amazingness...), Mana (ex- Malice Mizer), My friend Zacc from my guitar class (he was a Hendrix style player with a crap load of influences. crazy good for 2 year player)
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#24
Dimebag Darrell, James Hetfield, and John Fruciante (sp?)
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#27
Tom Morello (reason I started playing)
John Frusciante and,
Hendrix.

Yeah, pretty much. Other musicians that influenced though?
Keith Moon, John Bonham, Jon Paul Jones and Tchaicovsky
#31
1- Michael Amott
2- Marty Friedman
3- Zakk Wylde

Amott is a god .. pure expression
#32
Omar Rodriguez Lopez, because he brings out ambience and energy out of a guitar so naturally.

Slash, because his Appetite for Destruction solos were.....classy.

And Angus Young, his simple style, and ability to create riffs is something I envy.
#34
John Petrucci, Dave Mustaine, and Alexi Laiho
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#35
Dime, Jose Feliciano, Randy Rhoads
"...And the guy thats on the ground, that needs some help, you dont walk up and kick him. If you do that you better be wearing shoes for a while. 'Cause you know what? Trade places with him.. he'll pick you up." Stevie Ray Vaughan
#37
Buck Dharma of Blue Oyster Cult is my primary influence. I borrow lots of his soloing quirks and techniques and such, and I study his technique religiously.

That aside probably Ritchie Blackmore of Deep Purple and Criss Oliva of Savatage. Very unpopular players, unfortunately, but they all rock.
Steinberger GU/Spirit w/ Moses Graphite neck, EMG 81-85
"Fireball" Pacer/RG hybrid

Furman Power Conditioner
Axe-Fx Standard
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Yamaha S112V
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#38
HENDRIX
JIMI HENDRIX
AND JAMES MARSHALL HENDRIX
ooo and jimmy page
and jack white
Guitars
Fender Highway One Telecaster
Squier Affinity Strat
Alvarez Acoustic

Amp
Crate GLX65

Pedals
Digitech RP120
Boss Chromatic Pedal Tuner

Strings
Dean Markley 10's

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