• We would like to remind our members that this is a privately owned, run and supported forum. You are here at the invitation and discretion of the owners. As such, rules and standards of conduct will be applied that help keep this forum functioning as the owners desire. These include, but are not limited to, removing content and even access to the forum.

    Please give yourself a refresher on the forum rules you agreed to follow when you signed up.

Your Favourite VHS Instructionals

I remember the "Pablo Gilberto" one:D, a couple from Joey Tafolla and Petrucci that I couldn't finish:confused:, and one of my favourites from our forumite Larry Mitchell, many years ago (I remember the patch on his multifx was called Ocasek;)).
 

PumpkinKing86

Experienced
Paul Gilbert and Michael Angelo are both pretty whacky guys so at least I was entertained if I couldn't do the exercises – although there's a cool neoclassical Paul Gilbert string skipping lick I play to this day.

Doug Marks' Metal Method helped me out a bunch.

This clip from Jerry Donahue performing The Claw made teenage metalhead me do a complete 180 on my opinion of country music.

I even watch instructional videos for instruments I don't play because you never know what you might pick up. This clip from Marco Minnemann opened up my mind to thinking about odinary speech in musical terms.
 

WITELITE

Experienced
Cool video!! Brought back a lot of memories.

Steve Morse, Eric Johnson, and Vinnie Moore were the ones I had. I loved the one where Steve showed how to play Simple Simon from his solo stuff.

....and great lead tone by the way. What patch are you using?

Good stuff!

MM
 

Narzugon

Power User
Your reaction to the first Paul Gilbert instructional reminded me of my reaction to the first time seeing him. Exact same look as you only I was sitting face to face with him one on one in a small rehearsal room. I literally had that look on my face and could not speak.
 
Top Bottom