You should make this about favorite solos, not "best". "Best" is a subjective term.
having said that, anything from The Wall / David Gilmour. Tasty and awesome tone. I've been playing for 35 years, too, and playing is more about
what kind of connection you make with the listener, not speed or which runs you play, etc. I like listening to Malmsteen for the same reason I like
watching a nascar race, but after a couple songs I'm good, and move on to some SRV or whatever.
Mmmmmm..... I do love me some Slash (and GnR, of course!).
The guitar solo from November Rain. In the video, he is standing in front of a church. I had really cool parents who took me to see the Use Your
Illusion tour. When performing live, he stood atop a grand piano for the solo.
I went to see them twice, last time was in Buenos Aires, 1992......what a night!
And I took my younger brother with me (he was 13)......if they would reunite I would definitely take my kids......your parents are amazing!!
I love Guns n'roses.....the originals, pity they split up.
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