The music that is played on the radio all the time or written about in magazines has nothing to do with musicianship.
More Quotes from Dweezil Zappa:Well, Steve Vai joined my dad's band right around the time when I actually started playing guitar. So he gave me a couple of lessons on fundamentals, and gave me some scales and practice things to work on. But I pretty much learned everything by ear.
I mean, no offense, but I don't really see why, like guitar players from Creed, or something like that, are on the cover of guitar magazines. Almost anybody can sit down and learn to play those songs.
Just because something has tubes doesn't mean it's the best. I mean, tubes are obviously good, but the circuit of this thing is designed well and it sounds good.
Frank's bands could play the hardest stuff and make it seem like no big deal.
It was spontaneously composed as I was playing it. And then I added a couple of other overdub textures on top of it after the fact. But it's one of those things where I wouldn't be able to sit down and specifically write that. That's just what came out.
In fact, musicianship is at an all time low, so anybody who's actually good at their instrument is probably unpopular at this particular moment.
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