#2
It takes a lot of skill to be able to do it well.
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Depends what you consider talent, now doesn't it?

Pure technical skill, they're probably the best out there. Musical ability? That's all about one's personal taste.


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#4


You can get some pretty efficient ones these days. I don't think they play guitar, though.


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#6
I want to listen to a song, not 5 minutes worth of warmup techniques.
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#7
depends on who you are calling shredders, because many people call themselves that, and those who can do it effectively, i would say are rather skilled, but i also know alot of guitarists that say they can shred, but in essence are horrible at it
#10
They're technically superior to most guitarists that play in mainstream bands. Their music isn't always that popular though as it often bores people (which is understandable). If you get a good shred album though (Dragon's Kiss, Perpetual Burn, Rising Force, Rusty Cooley) they're awesome.
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#12
Incredibly skilled players. However, a lot lack musical ability. However, many of them are able to execute their skills very musically. Even Malmsteen has a few really great songs.
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