Guitar Battle


Digital Guitar Player wants to celebrate Throwback Thursday this week by honoring the collaboration of eight of greatest guitar players in guitar history. Two of them have been out guitar player of the month. In 1997, these guitar heroes recorded the ‘Guitar Battle’ album where they covered some of the greatest songs in music history.

Al Pitrelli (Savatage, Widowmaker, Trans-Siberian Orchestra, C.P.R., Dee Snider, Van Helsing’s Curse, Asia, Megadeth)

Steve Morse (Deep Purple, Steve Morse Band, Dixie Dregs, Kansas)

Andy Timmons (Danger Danger)

Brad Gillis (Ozzy Osbourne, Night Ranger, Vicious Rumors)

George Lynch (Dokken, Lynch Mob)

Michael Lee Firkins

Reb Beach (Winger, Whitesnake, Dokken, Alice Cooper)

John Petrucci (Dream Theater, Explorers Club, Liquid Tension (Trio) Experiment) 

Track List (provided by

1 Train Kept A Rollin

Lead Guitar – Al PitrelliGeorge LynchMichael Lee FirkinsReb BeachSteve Morse

2 Something

Lead Guitar – Al PitrelliBrad GillisJohn PetrucciMichael Lee FirkinsReb BeachSteve Morse

3 Memphis

Lead Guitar – Al PitrelliAndy TimmonsBrad GillisMichael Lee FirkinsSteve Morse

4 Purple Rain

Lead Guitar – Al PitrelliAndy TimmonsBrad GillisJohn Petrucci

5 Mambo King

Lead Guitar – Al PitrelliAndy TimmonsBrad GillisReb Beach

6 Birdland

Lead Guitar – Al PitrelliGeorge LynchJohn PetrucciMichael Lee FirkinsReb Beach


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