Great guitar double-acts/interplay

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Re: Great guitar double-acts/interplay

Post by mr bungle » Sat Jun 20, 2020 7:50 pm

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Swervedriver, my god. I can't recall ever having heard them and thinking there was anything interesting going on with the guitars at all.
Personally, Raise is one of my favourite guitar albums. Mezcal has its moments too. But if you’ve started with Ejector / 99th Dream and not gone back I could imagine you thinking the hype was hype.

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Post by UlricvonCatalyst » Sun Jun 21, 2020 2:23 am

Plumerai wrote:
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The Cure are another that I think of in relation to this sort of thing. Simple individual parts intertwined to create a more complex whole melody.
That was the appeal of Siouxsie & the Banshees for me.
Hadn't really considered The Cure, but yes, I think they fit the bill on quite a few of their songs.

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Post by s_mcsleazy » Sun Jun 21, 2020 5:45 am

i wanna bring up 1 q and not u song because i ended up doing something similar with the call and response guitar parts they did in this song.
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=opIO1Ck0MBM

but speaking of dischord records. i'm also going to say guy and ian from fugazi would have some great interplay. bed for the scraping comes to mind instantly but so do songs like smallpox champion and last chance for a slow dance. here is an example. slackervk on here playing both parts
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=WAXtIgXCUGw
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Post by stevejamsecono » Sun Jun 21, 2020 9:44 am

Absolutely unequivocally Big Country for me. Stuart and Bruce had some incredible sounding interlocking parts, and then you bring Tony into the mix too on the bass and you got some really crazy stuff that just sounds like no one else.

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https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=6DwTBVIq4Uw

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=hbsoJaknOmU
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Post by budda12ax7 » Wed Jun 24, 2020 1:36 pm

allman brothers band.

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Post by rat n' fuzz factory » Wed Jun 24, 2020 4:58 pm

Glen Tipton and KK Downing
Belew and Fripp
Ronnie Le Tekro and Terje Rypdal

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Post by SadFuzz » Sat Jun 27, 2020 9:18 am

s_mcsleazy wrote:
Sun Jun 21, 2020 5:45 am
i wanna bring up 1 q and not u song because i ended up doing something similar with the call and response guitar parts they did in this song.
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=opIO1Ck0MBM

but speaking of dischord records. i'm also going to say guy and ian from fugazi would have some great interplay. bed for the scraping comes to mind instantly but so do songs like smallpox champion and last chance for a slow dance. here is an example. slackervk on here playing both parts
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=WAXtIgXCUGw
Arpeggiator would also qualify. And Epic Problem. The list goes on...
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Post by echobaseone » Mon Jun 29, 2020 1:33 pm

I think Deerhunter have some qualifications in this department.
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=4MOECvAlbXk

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Post by s_mcsleazy » Mon Jun 29, 2020 8:53 pm

SadFuzz wrote:
Sat Jun 27, 2020 9:18 am
s_mcsleazy wrote:
Sun Jun 21, 2020 5:45 am
i wanna bring up 1 q and not u song because i ended up doing something similar with the call and response guitar parts they did in this song.
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=opIO1Ck0MBM

but speaking of dischord records. i'm also going to say guy and ian from fugazi would have some great interplay. bed for the scraping comes to mind instantly but so do songs like smallpox champion and last chance for a slow dance. here is an example. slackervk on here playing both parts
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=WAXtIgXCUGw
Arpeggiator would also qualify. And Epic Problem. The list goes on...
dont remind me of arpeggiator, i think i nearly broke my wrist trying to play it at the live speed....... it's one of the few fugazi songs where the bassline is easier than the guitar part.
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Post by SadFuzz » Tue Jun 30, 2020 2:56 am

"Turns out meeting new people was a lot more complicated than i originally thought."

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Re: Great guitar double-acts/interplay

Post by s_mcsleazy » Mon Jul 13, 2020 11:52 pm

SadFuzz wrote:
Tue Jun 30, 2020 2:56 am
To fortify a point i made earlier

https://youtu.be/KTMMTlBgTis

https://youtu.be/HX2CmkdTIgE
june of 44/rodan/shipping news are highly under-rated
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Post by SadFuzz » Tue Jul 14, 2020 1:17 am

Rodan are incredible.
"Turns out meeting new people was a lot more complicated than i originally thought."

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Post by tune_link » Fri Jul 24, 2020 5:29 am

Big Rodan/Shipping News fan. Never could get into June of 44 for some reason though. I saw Shipping News in the mid 00s once and they spent more time tuning than playing songs (not even remotely joking). I think I watched their set for close to an hour or slightly longer and they only got through 4 songs. This was after they took an eternity to set up. They did sound really fucking great though.

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Post by amplituden » Fri Jul 24, 2020 10:50 am

Blonde Redhead although not as much lately as its gone in a less guitar focussed way on more recent records.

Kazu and Amedeo sort of criss cross back and forth with their guitar lines always super in the pocket with the drums.

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https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=T_b-WxQo47U

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Re: Great guitar double-acts/interplay

Post by SadFuzz » Fri Jul 24, 2020 12:29 pm

Been listening to q and not u's no kill no beep beep today and fuck its got amazing dual guitarwork.
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