At one point in the conversation we were talking fave guitar players–his (and mine) being Jeff Beck–and I asked him how he felt about the new superstars of today, like Yngwie Malmsteen. Two months earlier Malmsteen had released his second album, Marching Out, and he was the most talked-about rock guitarist at the time.
But even then Malmsteen’s off-the-charts ego and, as Mars put it, “poor attitude”, was getting in the way of his potential success.
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