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When Van Halen hit the scene as an opening act, no one wanted to follow them because of Eddie’s supernatural playing. Shred is old hat now, but even today, I still prefer EVH’s approach to shred than those who’ve followed; not just because he’s the original, but because his phrasing is so completely unexpected. He has a sixth sense with musicality of which even after all these years, I’ve never tired. Here’s a great video of an EVH solo back in the day…

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