Paul Gilbert: all out guitar interview

Owen Edwards caught up with PG on hie recent tour...
My first encounter with Paul was back in the early days of shred when Guitar World ran a feature on a fresh faced teenager who'd lain waste to LA's hottest guitarists in the LA Guitar Wars competition. One to keep an eye on... and then, after months of seeing his purple Ibanez in adverts, by the time Racer X's debut 'Street Lethal' was released. Anticipation - but also sceptism! - was high: after all, Malmsteen had decimated all barriers of what was thought possible as a rock guitarist - surely this guy couldn't be that special?
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