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Strange one, but geat. Is an epic style solo, wich normally are really boring or repetitive, but in this case is really fresh. I think this started a new type of solo. He normally doesn't do this type of solos
Better than Stairway, better than Since I've Been Loving You and better than Heartbreaker. The most underrated Page solo - BrianScott01
Best solo ever!
While the single version and a few other updates to the classic Beatles song Let It Be experimented with different guitar solos that were good but not great, the original album version's solo is one of the most emotive instances of guitar playing in history. The lead up is incredible, sure, but without a doubt the most amazing thing about this solo is the way that George Harrison's stinging, wailing, beautiful guitar playing seems to perfectly complement Paul McCartney's vocals with the two almost seeming to fuse into one entity of sound. Few solos, or parts of a song in general, have ever made me feel as strongly emotional as I do when I hear the solo in Let It Be.
What a cool guitar solo by George Harrison Who uses blues slides and single note picking to create an awesome sounding solo which really fits in with the song And a cool ending for one if the worlds greatest Bands
It is the perfect solo there are hardly any other songs like this that are able to use the guitar like George did in this song the guitar is so effective and sound so good a lot of other song just have a simple riff that leads into a solo but this song has an efecctive emotional solo that hits you with awesomeness
My personal favorite solo is from the music video, but I love all versions.V 1 Comment
Subtle and emocional, one of the most beautiful solo I've ever heard.V 2 Comments
Prince's guitar solo is one of the greatest things I have ever seen. Truly magnificent.
Everyone bow down. Greatest solo ever!
This is #1! Falling off the stage while worshiping Dhari Harrison - and never missed a beat - sorry Eric the world has never seen a great guitar solo and never will.
from the best bon jovi album slippery when wet that has really rocked - richie4life
97 no no no no! Please listen if you are a REAL guitar fan! If you are you know that TERRY KATH belongs in the top ten. For example free from guitar. And Jimmy Hendrix is a fan!
The best guitar solo, no exercises induced licks, just plain expression and virtuoso playing, cannot read notes guitar player, My hero
Best guitar solo of all time - because it is technically amazing but also integrates with the piece perfectly
This is like one of the top 7 guitar solos ever there is no way it should be at 122V 3 Comments
This might not be the fastest, flashiest solo out there, but damn McCready plays this solo like a true master. This guy can seriously shred a guitar, but he stays calm and collected to bring a high energy and just all round amazing solo that fits perfectly with the song.
2 minutes of some of the best guitar lines ever played
This solo is f***ing amazing, why are Free Bird, Back in Black, and Smells like Teen Spirit above this? Angus, Kurt, and whoever those clowns from Skynerd are wake up and cry over the fact that they couldn't write or play a solo half this amazing. Except Kurt, cause he's dead.
Impossible to play solo.
I've listened to all sorts of guitar music, and this should be ranked number one in my opinion. There is just so much heart, soul, and feeling put into the composition of the guitar solo. It's just so tasteful. But perhaps as someone said of Knopfler's playing on this song, calling it a "solo" demeans the quality of the guitar writing and playing, and it blends so subtly into the song.
For me this is the best guitar song ever (above 'Sultans of Swing' and 'Hotel California' - though the live acoustic version on the 'Hell Feezes Over' disc is beautifully played by Felder and Walsh).
Brings tears to my eyes every time
Really really great should be in the top ten
Really really great, should be in the top tenV 1 Comment
There's no better solo that I've ever heard! He plays the guitar in this solo as though he's dying, and may never play again. John Frusciante=God
The emotions that Frusciante puts in that solo, it's just incredible. I wouldn't know why you shouldn't vote for a solo like this.
This is a really under rated song! I urge everyone to listen to it once!
You'll be stunned to see how someone can express so much emotions just through a guitar solo! I'm sure everyone will change their mind after listning to this song
Every time I listen this song it sends shivers down my spine!
A fast, but with soul and style played, bluesy solo
Love this solo so much! Should be WAY higher!V 1 Comment
very underrated solo!
the whole song with the tremolo parts is really difficult - richie4life
Slow beautiful Song, Schenker adds another perfect solo. -
I prefer many other solos but this is really underrated
This should not be as low as it is. Syn is awesome
Why so low? Just because they aren't old doesn't mean A7X can't compare or easily beat most old bands. come on, people! Grow some ears and listen to bat country! You won't regret it.
Amazing solo! - Jado1234V 1 Comment
Go listen to the Strangers In The Night version if you don't like the Phenomenon version (for some stupid reason)
Greatest pure guitar solo with no gimmicks - ever. From Strangers in the Night. Should be in the top 10 at least.
This solo. Wow.
Great solo-LaLonde plays the heck out of his guitarV 1 Comment
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