Guitar Messages by Mark Gosney

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  1. Mark Gosney (117)
    Artists Forum · 30 Hits · 10/25/2005 4:32 PM
    Hey John, Yep to each his own, that is what make us individuals, we each have our own tastes and likes. l8r my friend, and good converstation. Mark G.
  2. Mark Gosney (117)
    Artists Forum · 37 Hits · 10/25/2005 12:19 AM
    Hey John, This conversation takes me back in time when Mozart was ridiculed for writing music that did not have enough content, had to many notes, made not sense, had no place in society etc. Yet he was a musical genious. As far as John P. i...(more)
  3. Mark Gosney (117)
    Artists Forum · 26 Hits · 10/23/2005 10:09 AM
    Hey John, I agree that EJ is all of these things, but Petrucci is all that and more in my humble opinion. I think that the man knows almost every style of playing at some level, his chord theory, scale/mode theory, general music theory, and co...(more)
  4. Mark Gosney (117)
    Artists Forum · 75 Hits · 5/2/2004 12:46 AM
    Hey Simon, I had the same problem and what William has told you to do is exactly what I did and it worked great. Keep a bunch of blank tapes close and always record all your ideas both good and what you think may not be so good. I now have a l...(more)
  5. Mark Gosney (117)
    Artists Forum · 70 Hits · 5/2/2004 12:39 AM
    John Everyone has their own opinion, I believe that being an original guitarist is all about playing first and listening second. I listen to alot of music but playing is number one for me. If listening is number one for you then thats great. ...(more)
  6. Mark Gosney (117)
    Artists Forum · 78 Hits · 5/1/2004 10:03 PM
    John I also have a question for you! Is your opinion, the opinion, or your personal opinion? In response to your first question I have heard some of these players that you listed, and it was, and still is, my personal opinion when I say that ...(more)
  7. Mark Gosney (117)
    Artists Forum · 71 Hits · 4/29/2004 12:34 AM
    Thanks John, spelling has never been my strong point math, physics, music, ya man, spelling not good. Any way John M. ya ya is a little on the wild side but I saw this performance video with him and DeMeola playing together and it was one of th...(more)
  8. Mark Gosney (117)
    Artists Forum · 58 Hits · 4/28/2004 10:21 AM
    Hey Kevin, Good point, Al is really amazing and so is John McGlaphlan. Spelling sorry, I hope you know who I mean. John mainly plays the accoustic but I mean this guy is really amazing also! MG
  9. Mark Gosney (117)
    Artists Forum · 72 Hits · 4/28/2004 10:12 AM
    Hey Chris, I agree. To many people think that playing fast is the be all end all of guitar playing when in reality it should be one more skill in your bag of skills that you use to present your feelings to the listener. Its funny because when...(more)
  10. Mark Gosney (117)
    Artists Forum · 74 Hits · 4/28/2004 12:05 AM
    First I want to say that I am a huge fan of Yngwie Malmsteen, but I have been reading all of these replys about Malmsteen and speed playing techniques, and I cannot figure out how anyone can talk about this stuff and not make mention to Paul Gil...(more)