Battle of the Underrated Guitarists: #16 Rick Nielsen vs Mick Ralphs

a21schizoidmana21schizoidman Prog-nosticator
edited August 2008 in History of Rock
[CENTER]RICK NIELSEN[/CENTER]
wikipedia said:
Rick Nielsen (born December 22, 1950 in Rockford, Illinois) is the lead guitarist, backing vocalist, and primary songwriter of the rock band Cheap Trick. For the band's first few albums, Nielsen wrote the majority of the material himself. He is well known for having many custom-made guitars from Hamer Guitars, including his famous five-neck guitar. He sings lead vocals on the demo for the song "World's Greatest Lover", which appears on the
Ain't That A Shame:
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Ye4U7Qp5sNU

Just Got Back:
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=nbu3RpQPo8A

Reach Out:
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=6s1Jsz1lj1Y&feature=related

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[CENTER]MICK RALPHS[/CENTER]
wikipedia said:
Mick Ralphs (born Michael Geoffrey Ralphs, 31 March 1944 in Stoke Lacy, Hereford) is an English guitarist and songwriter, who was a founding member of 1970s rock bands, Mott the Hoople and Bad Company.
All the Way From Memphis:
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=wvarPF5zlUA&feature=related

Silver, Blue, & Gold:
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=XE3dh5fetq0

Burnin' Sky:
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=VvBzRSgHBXg

PLEASE LISTEN BEFORE YOU VOTE!
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