Instrumental Electric Guitar Music

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  1. Cliffs of Dover - Eric Johnson

     
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  2. mwheelerk

    mwheelerk Believe In Music

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    They just released an album of Nick Lowe covers
     
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    Brian Lux Forum Resident

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    Nice!
     
  4. gd0

    gd0 Looney Tunes and Merrie Melodies

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    Bill Nelson

    Sad it took 5 pages to see him mentioned, but he is a tad reclusive. But he is also prolific!

    Been around since the 70s, but from the 90s on he has gone predominantly instrumental. Big array of styles and techniques. Dreamy, psychedelic, artful. Crazy titles and cool retro-futuristic cover art.

    This will take you to the Dreamsville Department Store. Ample samples. Discs and downloads.

    Bill Nelson - Dreamsville - Dream Department Store

    Can't miss!

     
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  5. gd0

    gd0 Looney Tunes and Merrie Melodies

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    And an oldie for the Be Bop Deluxe fans...

     
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    :righton:

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  8. Xabby

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    Electric Outlet - On
    Jeff Beck - Blow by blow
    Allan Holdsworth - IOU
    Brand X - Unorthodox Behaviour
    Billy Cobham - Spectrum
    Santi Pico - Oasis
    Daryl Stuermer - Steppin Out
    Lee Ritenour - Captain Fingers
    Return To Forever- Romantic Warrior
    Gong - Gazeuse
    Santana - Caravanserai
     
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    Jerry Garcia Howard Wales - Hooteroll?
     
  10. Jimmy Agates

    Jimmy Agates Forum Resident

    Love Satriani. Highly recommend this guy....

     
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    Third party vendors trying to squeeze whatever the market will pay for OOP product via Amazon affiliation. There are even higher priced used copies listed below that.
     
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  12. bagstiv

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    Peter Green "End of the Game"
    Plus another vote for Sonny Sharrock!
    "Ask the Ages" I think was his last one and it's right up there with his early albums for me.
     
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  13. Stone Turntable

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    This one’s really good. Hot fudge sundae good.

    James Wilsey, El Dorado (2008)

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  14. KankRat

    KankRat Active Member Thread Starter

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    Wow! A lot digest! Thank You all so far.
    I recognize a lot of names here some of my favorite stuff. so I know I am going to like the others that I don't recognize.
    I am a huge Zappa and Crimson fan.
    Love Sonny Sharrock- Ask the Ages. In my 10 desert Island list.
    Be Bop Deluxe- I have been a fan since high school. How is it those guys aren't more famous??

    Ronnie Earl. I just saw him last year at Chicago Bluesfest.
    Johnny A. Got 2 discs, they are great.

    Yeah surf too Huge fan.

    Any love for Junior Brown- or Red Volkaert? Lot of vocals there, but some great instrumebntals.
     
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  15. ralphb

    ralphb "First they came for..."

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    Bill Frisell, Melvin Gibbs, Ronald Shannon Jackson (1987).
     
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  16. Rosskolnikov

    Rosskolnikov Designated Cloud Yeller

    With the possible exception of Santana and Jeff Beck, I wouldn't consider any of those to be rock albums.
     
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  17. allbrosca

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    A couple that have been overlooked - Pete Carr - Not a Word On It and Multiple Flash
    Jimmy Herring - Lifeboat, also Herring, Lavitz, Gradney and Hayward
     
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  18. ralphb

    ralphb "First they came for..."

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    Love Tractor from Athens, Georgia (1982).
     
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  19. Xabby

    Xabby Forum Resident

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    I know that but remember the title of the thread: Instrumental Electric Guitar Music. I think that those albums could be included.
     
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  20. Thermionic Dude

    Thermionic Dude Forum Resident

    Paul Speer:



    He has done a lot of soundtrack and session work, and is perhaps best known for his collaborations with David Lanz on several "New Age" (I've always hated that label) albums. He has also released several solo projects, all of which are worth hearing. I'd recommend "Axe Inferno" (more Rock) and "Oculus" (more atmospheric) as good places to start.
     
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  21. Dusty Chalk

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    I'm listening to it now on Tidal (lossless) -- it's really good. Reminds me: how could I have forgotten Friends of Dean Martinez -- just get their whole catalog. They're somewhere between David Gilmour at his slowest and most evocative, El Dorado, post-rock, and Cowboy Junkies (for some reason, they both make me think of the desert).

    Not really fusion, prog, or pyrotechnics, though. Just delicious tone playing beautiful evocative music.

    Back to guitar hero wankery: Warmen. Bernd Steidl. There was a whole label dedicated to this stuff in the ... early 90s? I forget.
     
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    Once upon a time, the Raybeats would have been up front on page one of a thread like this. Here they are covering Link Wray (and a cool video to boot):



    Their first LP, Guitar Beat, is a classic.
     
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  23. JackS

    JackS Well-Known Member

    If interested in the jazz vein, look for Steve Kahn.
    Michael Gulezian
    Michael Hedges
     
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  24. Rosskolnikov

    Rosskolnikov Designated Cloud Yeller

    You're right - I misread or misremembered it.
     
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  25. Rosskolnikov

    Rosskolnikov Designated Cloud Yeller

    Electric?
     
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