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Lesser known Innovators?

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King's X stands in my mind as a major contributor that never got the recognition that they deserved. Every person in the band is unique and important much like Rush.


I think they influenced Alice in Chains alot. I talked to Jerry Gaskill and he told me AIC was on tour with King's X opening for them before they made it.

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I suppose Buddy Holly, The Crickets, and The Ventures over there, and The Shadows over here all cemented the concept of 2 guitars, drums & bass.


Or am I going back too far?



"When the power of love overcomes the love of power the World will know Peace": Jimi Hendrix


The Geoff - blame Caevan!!!

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Givenchy J. Gotrocks....


The inventer of the notion that it is better to hold the plectrum steady, and move the guitar up and down to pick the notes.



And that, boys and girls, is why to this day, we hold the...uh...




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"In theory there is no difference between theory and practice,

but not in practice."

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