Re: Hey Danny
Posted by: Danny Danzi ()
Date: June 27, 2001 12:13PM

Hi Peter,

I also never said anything about anyone being or not being a master. The bottom line for me, these bands did nothing for me, and the lack of playing made it worse. Sure some great drummers and bassist's, but the guitar playing lacks as do some of the vocal timbre's. Nope you don't have to have a sweeping Malmsteen solo or Eddie VH trick to make a good tune. Solo's are the desert after the meal if you really look at it. They are NOT important, and don't make a song any better, but they do make it worse when they don't sound refined. The 80's thing was so perectionistic (new word? LOL!) that we now settle for less I feel. Sure too much of a good thing was over-done in the 80's. Yeah too many great guitar players with speed and tricks saturated the market, but most rock music is driven by guitar, and some of the greatest rock tunes of our time have solo's that are timeless.

There are also awesome tunes have that 0 guitar solos that are even better. My point in this whole thread was having the whole package. I need to hear a singer with an awesome timbre. A Tony Harnell or when James Labrie of DT sings soft. Steve Perry, Dann Huff, Coverdale, John Sykes. Those dudes can sing and have a great timbre. They deserve to be called vocalists because of the tones they bring forth to ME personally.

Guitarists like Neil Schon, Sykes, Huff, Gary Moore put the icing on the cake as far as soloing goes. Notice I don't mention guitar virtuoso's, I'm talking players that not only play fast/slow when called for, but make you feel extra drama in an already great song. The full package to me is very important and I think todays music suffers in that department. That's just my opinion, and I'll stick by that. So like John, we'll have to agree to disagree also, which you and I Peter, usually do. :)

Danny Danzi
http://www.dannydanzi.com

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A couple of points re:Tony Harnell`s post 106Mark Ashton06/24/2001 02:18AM
Re: A couple of points re:Tony Harnell`s post 77Tony M06/24/2001 03:25AM
Re: A couple of points re:Tony Harnell`s post 98Tony Harnell06/24/2001 03:50AM
To Mark Ashton and Tony Harnell 59Kieran06/24/2001 04:09AM
Re: To Mark Ashton and Tony Harnell 77TC06/24/2001 04:22AM
Re: To Mark Ashton and Tony Harnell 79 Danny Danzi 06/24/2001 04:21PM
Re:Stick around to what you know you do best !! 66 Melodic Lover ( Spain ) 06/25/2001 09:05AM
AN IDEA.... 97 Tavas 06/25/2001 02:28AM
good point... 83 sfk kurt 06/25/2001 06:51AM
Re: A couple of points re:Tony Harnell`s post 63Tony Harnell06/24/2001 03:40AM
Re: A couple of points re:Tony Harnell`s post 62John Q06/24/2001 05:16AM
Good post! 61 Misterpomp 06/24/2001 04:41AM
Re: A couple of points re:Tony Harnell`s post 91Surfpunk06/24/2001 04:56AM
Re: A couple of points re:Tony Harnell`s post 82 Misterpomp 06/24/2001 05:40AM
Return 79Surfpunk06/24/2001 09:24AM
Re: A couple of points re:Tony Harnell`s post 59Mark Ashton06/24/2001 07:26PM
Re: A couple of points re:Tony Harnell`s post 88Tony Harnell06/24/2001 11:56PM
the bottom line 76 sfk kurt 06/24/2001 05:48AM
Re: the bottom line 51 Mike Matney 06/24/2001 06:59AM
Re: the bottom line 68Mark Ashton06/24/2001 07:59PM
Hey Mark 72 sfk kurt 06/24/2001 10:51PM
Re: the bottom line 79Tony Harnell06/24/2001 11:59PM
Rebuttle 78 Captain Can Man 06/24/2001 06:43AM
Are you the only 'rocker' left in Atlanta... 65 koogles 06/24/2001 11:06AM
Re: Rebuttle 61Tony Harnell06/24/2001 12:57PM
Re: Rebuttle 69Mark Ashton06/24/2001 08:09PM
Re: Rebuttle 54 Carl1 06/24/2001 08:26PM
Ditto.. (np) 69 Andrew 06/24/2001 08:34PM
Re: Rebuttle 80Tony Harnell06/25/2001 12:06AM
Re: Rebuttle 73Peter M. Bietenholz06/24/2001 11:57PM
Re: Rebuttle 60 Captain Can Man 06/25/2001 04:31AM
Thank You Tony! 77 Ten_K_Lovers_N1 06/26/2001 05:31AM
Re: A couple of points re:Tony Harnell`s post 66Gav06/24/2001 10:29PM
young people ?? ==> AIRPLAY 72 Tavas 06/25/2001 03:03AM
Re: young people ?? ==> AIRPLAY YES!! 82 Danny Danzi 06/25/2001 07:28AM
Re: young people ?? ==> AIRPLAY YES!! 79 Brian 06/25/2001 01:41PM
indeed THIS IS THE TIME !!!! 59 Tavas 06/25/2001 05:14PM
Re: indeed THIS IS THE TIME !!!! 52 Mike Matney 06/25/2001 09:08PM
Hey Danny! 81Surfpunk06/26/2001 03:54AM
Re: Hey Danny! 77 Danny Danzi 06/26/2001 08:21AM
Re: Hey Danny 59Tony Harnell06/26/2001 02:29PM
2 cents worth.... 72 Captain Can Man 06/26/2001 03:33PM
Re: Hey Danny 79 Danny Danzi 06/26/2001 05:16PM
Hey now! 65John Q06/26/2001 08:07PM
Re: Hey now! 58Tony Harnell06/27/2001 02:20AM
Re: Hey now! 86 Fran 06/27/2001 02:49AM
For the record... 88Surfpunk06/27/2001 06:12AM
Question for Tony & Danni........... 63 Mrpool 06/27/2001 08:13AM
Re: Slightly Off topic 75 SegaNinja 06/27/2001 09:31AM
Re: Slightly Off topic 80Tony Harnell06/27/2001 10:21AM
Re: Slightly Off topic 60 ted poley 07/01/2001 01:43PM
Re: Question for Tony & Danni........... 69 Danny Danzi 06/27/2001 12:28PM
Re: Hey now! 73John Q06/27/2001 12:44PM
Re: Hey now! 87 Danny Danzi 06/27/2001 12:52PM
Don't Dream It's Over..... 88 Captain Can Man 06/27/2001 01:23PM
Re: Don't Dream It's Over..... 112Tony Harnell06/28/2001 12:47AM
Re: Don't Dream It's Over..... 96 Captain Can Man 06/28/2001 04:51AM
Re: Don't Dream It's Over..... 74Tony Harnell06/28/2001 10:42AM
Re: Hey now! 91 Melodic Lover ( Spain ) 06/27/2001 07:08AM
Dear MLover... 82John Q06/27/2001 11:15AM
Re: Dear John... 108 Melodic Lover ( Spain ) 06/27/2001 10:48PM
Re: Hey now! 90 Danny Danzi 06/27/2001 11:57AM
Danny! 82 Captain Can Man 06/27/2001 12:49PM
Re: Danny! 68 Danny Danzi 06/27/2001 01:00PM
Re: Hey Danny 81 Peter M. Bietenholz 06/27/2001 07:35AM
Peter, 78Surfpunk06/27/2001 08:19AM
Re: Peter, I agree !! . 97 Melodic Lover ( Spain ) 06/27/2001 10:23AM
Re: Hey Danny71 Danny Danzi 06/27/2001 12:13PM
Re: Hey Danny/Well said (np) 92Darkman06/27/2001 07:03PM
Re: young people ?? ==> AIRPLAY 89 Brian 06/25/2001 01:39PM


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