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View Poll Results: Who is the best guitar duo in the history of metal?
Judas Priest - Tipton & Downing 14 26.42%
Machine Head - Flynn & Demmel 0 0%
Anthrax - Ian & Spitz 0 0%
Mercyful Fate - Shermann and Denner 1 1.89%
Lamb Of God - Morton & Adler 0 0%
Cannibal Corpse - Owen & O'Brien 0 0%
Arch Enemy - Amott Brothers 0 0%
Metallica - Hetfield & Hammett 3 5.66%
Morbid Angel - Azagthoth & Rutan 0 0%
Kreator - Petrozza & Yli-Sirnio 0 0%
Megadeth - Mustaine & Friedman 6 11.32%
Emperor - Samoth & Ihsahn 0 0%
Killswitch Engage - Dutkiewicz & Stroetzel 0 0%
Slipknot - Root & Thomson 2 3.77%
Testament - Peterson & Skolnick 3 5.66%
Sepultura - Kisser & Cavalera 1 1.89%
Exodus - Holt & Hunolt 1 1.89%
Down - Windstein & Keenan 1 1.89%
Slayer - Hanneman & King 5 9.43%
Iron Maiden - Smith & Murray 16 30.19%
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Old 12-24-2012, 06:30 PM
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Might as well have Kai Hansen & Michael Weikath
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Smith and Murray. No question.
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Paul Quinn and Doug Scarratt, Dave Linsk and Derek Tailer, Jon Schaffer and Jon Schaffer.

Of the available pairs I voted Skolnick and Petersen.
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Plenty of good choices on here, some bands I love but couldn't vote for them as the best duo. I got it down to Hanneman & King and Kisser & Cavalera, and went with the Sepultura guys. I just feel like some of the stuff they did early on was incredible, and some of my favorite thrash material.
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Paul Quinn and Doug Scarratt, Dave Linsk and Derek Tailer, Jon Schaffer and Jon Schaffer.

Of the available pairs I voted Skolnick and Petersen.
Jon Schaffer is not even close to the 3 best choices for "best one guitarist that has never been able to keep a partner but is so good he's like two guitarists."

I actually think Bobby Gustafson could fall under that description (even though Merrit Grant and Rob Cannavino are better).
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since the bad taste nirvana joke guitar duo isnt a choice....

tipton and downing hands down.
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Gotta go with the obvious Smith & Murray.

"Best" as in favorite, they win. "Best" in terms of influence and songwriting and general duo-ness, they win. "Best" in terms of ability and talent... well, they might make 3rd place of the choices available. By my rules, I'd call em the best.
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Smith and Murray followed by Mustaine and Friedman.
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Smith and Murray followed by Mustaine and Friedman.
Maiden is starting to run away with this considering the small #'s of this forum (or at least the average amount of voters in other polls).
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Trolling, right?
Not at all.

Thunder & Lightning is my favorite Thin Lizzy record, by a long shot.
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