#1
Guys from Ug, do u have any idea how ppl like joe satriani, steve vai, paul gilbert compose their sonds? Pls Help Thx
#2
They just write it for themselves.

It's the same method as writing for lyrical songs, just without the lyrics - meaning you can go crazy. I reackon they hire bass players n drummers to play for them however
#3
They know their theory, I believe Joe Satriani's 'Surfing With the Alien' is just a really long guitar solo.
#4
lots of interludes. experiment with what works and not. when your writing, try and aim for a mood in the beginning. lots of interludes
curently composes with Guitar Pro 5. amazing peace of software. i'd recomend it. and Samplitude recording studio.

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