By Steve Newton Back in 2015 I wrote a fun blog in which I declared that Mick Ronson's guitar solo on Ian Hunter's "Once Bitten, Twice Shy was "the greatest guitar solo of all time". Now, I know as well as anybody that it's pointless to try and rank guitar solos--or guitar players, for that … Continue reading Is Jim McCarty’s lead break on Bob Seger’s “Get Out of Denver” the second-greatest guitar solo of all time?
Wizard Conjures Up A Suspiciously ’70s Sound
ORIGINALLY POSTED ON STRAIGHT.COM, NOV. 4, 2004 By Steve Newton "If Foghat is a dirty word to you, stop reading." That's how Entertainment Weekly kicked off its review of Bad Wizard's 2002 CD, Sophisticated Mouth. Now, it's been a long time since I dusted off my dog-eared vinyl copies of Energized or Rock 'n' Roll Outlaws, but back in high school, … Continue reading Wizard Conjures Up A Suspiciously ’70s Sound