RE: Biggest ego / arrogant jerk in rock.....
Posted by: c dog ()
Date: August 23, 2000 01:50PM

Neal Schon. I met him just before Journey was breaking up and just before his CD "Late Nite" came out. Complete asshole (but his VP of Schon's new guitar line was real cool- he gave me the inside story on Journey's internal troubles!!). A couple of years later, I met Schon again after a Bad English gig, hoping that I had caught him on a bad day during our previous meeting. Nope. Complete asshole again (but Jonathon Cain and Ricky Phillips were ultra cool). I met Schon for the third time after a Hardline gig, hoping "third time's a charm". Nope. Complete asshole again. What a shame too, because I was always a big fan of his.

On the flipside, I got a chance to meet Brian May a few years back (along with the late great Cozy Powell!!), and he was one of the nicest people I've ever met. He restored my faith in meeting my guitar idols!!

In response to the Winger post, I've never met him personally, but I've heard from a mutual friend that he really is a nice guy. Just thought I'd throw that in!!

c



SubjectViewsWritten ByPosted
Biggest ego / arrogant jerk in rock..... 352 Mrpool 08/23/2000 08:35AM
RE: Biggest ego / arrogant jerk in rock..... 245 brent 08/23/2000 09:40AM
RE: Biggest ego / arrogant jerk in rock..... 248 KISSaholic 08/23/2000 11:21PM
RE: Biggest ego / arrogant jerk in rock..... 207 SC 08/24/2000 12:41AM
RE: Biggest ego / arrogant jerk in rock..... 189 Dave Ling 08/25/2000 02:31AM
RE: Biggest ego / arrogant jerk in rock..... 262 SC 08/23/2000 09:45AM
RE: Biggest ego / arrogant jerk in rock..... 192 wayne 08/23/2000 01:10PM
RE: Biggest ego / arrogant jerk in rock.....283c dog08/23/2000 01:50PM
Which begs the question.... 208Jack08/23/2000 03:11PM
RE: Biggest ego / arrogant jerk in rock..... 578 Aaron 08/23/2000 08:48PM
Kip Winger 222Peter M. Bietenholz08/23/2000 04:31PM
RE: Biggest ego / arrogant jerk in rock..... 205steve08/23/2000 05:12PM
BIGGEST EGO/BEST MUSICIAN & PERSON 169 Eva 08/23/2000 05:23PM
RE: BIGGEST EGO/BEST MUSICIAN & PERSON 193Peter M. Bietenholz08/23/2000 09:40PM
Steve McKenna..you got him pegged 151tONY m08/24/2000 01:12AM
RE: Steve McKenna..you got him pegged 164Peter M. Bietenholz08/24/2000 03:01AM
RE: Steve McKenna..you got him pegged 163Tony M08/24/2000 06:42PM
Re: Rock Dictionary 119Surfpunk08/26/2000 06:30AM
RE: Steve McKenna..you got him pegged 152 Kieran 08/25/2000 04:09AM
RE: BIGGEST EGO/BEST MUSICIAN & PERSON 168 Daniel 08/23/2000 09:41PM
RE: BIGGEST EGO/BEST MUSICIAN & PERSON 156 Tom Krupa 08/23/2000 10:25PM
RE: BIGGEST EGO/BEST MUSICIAN & PERSON 163 Vince Viani 08/24/2000 02:49AM
RE: Biggest ego / arrogant jerk in rock..... 172 KISSaholic 08/23/2000 11:39PM
And the winner (loser) is....... 155 Mrpool 08/24/2000 03:30PM
RE: And the winner (loser) is....... 179 Maciej 08/24/2000 06:17PM
RE: And the winner (loser) is....... 164 Vince Viani 08/25/2000 06:13AM


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