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Old 03-19-2014, 07:12 PM
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Randy Rhoads - 32 years ago today; RIP

Cannot believe how great he was on Blizzard of Oz
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Old 03-19-2014, 07:16 PM
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One of my biggest influences on guitar, Blizzard Of Ozz and Diary Of A Madman both were epic.

I give him five fists up.

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Old 03-19-2014, 07:22 PM
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His riffs are pretty much the reason why I got into metal. RIP.
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Old 03-19-2014, 07:24 PM
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One of my biggest influences on guitar, Blizzard Of Ozz and Diary Of A Madman both were epic.

I give him five fists up.

Yes, perhaps his masterpiece was Diary of A Madman!
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Old 03-19-2014, 07:52 PM
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RIP. He was such an amazing guitar player. I am fortunate to know his family. I received this special bottle of Randy Rhoads wine in 2010.

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Old 03-19-2014, 08:22 PM
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When I was assigned to write an article about music in my autobiography in 10th grade I wrote mostly about Randy Rhoads (and Jimmy Page).

Definitely a very important figure in my metal-listening infancy.
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Old 03-19-2014, 08:38 PM
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The Tribute live album was regular listening for me when I was 14 and transitioning from classic rock to metal. Just an amazingly classy player blessed with an incredible ear for melody.
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One of the best ever. That's about all there is to it. RIP Randy.
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