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Tackling one of Eddie Van Halen's most popular guitar solo at the school talent show definitely takes guts, but this 8th grader was up for the challenge. While things started off a little rocky in the beginning with what appears to be the whammy bar falling off of his guitar and on to the floor, the show must go on. The young guitar ace quickly recovers and jumps right into the intense solo.
With a goal to “keep rock n’ roll alive" and listing artists like Aerosmith, Hendrix, Slayer, Metallica and Dio among their favorite bands, the kids in Chaotic Five are definitely an act to keep an eye on. In this clip the youngsters take on the Ozzy Osbourne classic ‘Crazy Train’ during a live performance at Surfer at the Turtle Bay Resort in Oahu.
What were you doing when you were 11 years old? Maybe you had just started taking guitar lessons and played the riff to 'Smoke on the Water' for your family at the last holiday party. You're lucky this kid isn't your cousin because you'd never pick that guitar up again
With ages ranging from a mere 8-10 years old when the video was recorded in 2011, the Mini Band are clearly going to be a force to be reckoned with in their future. Mini in size but mighty in talent, this band of youngsters have been putting their skills live on display playing at local festivals and of course, YouTube.
When it comes to kid covers, the epic war war tale woven in Iron Maiden's 'The Longest Day' probably isn't the first song that comes to mind - until now. Under the guidance of music instructor Aaron O'Keefe these young students offer up an impressive take on the Maiden song including a young girl pulling monster vocal duties.