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Jason Becker


Jason Becker can be an American hard rock and roll guitarist who all formed the music group Cacophony in the later ’80s with fellow guitarist Marty Friedman and recorded two albums with it, Swiftness Steel Symphony (1987) and SET OFF! (1988). He produced the instrumental single album Perpetual Burn off in 1988. In 1989, he still left Cacophony and was employed by David Lee Roth to displace Steve Vai in his back-up band, appearing in the album JUST A LITTLE Ain’t A sufficient amount of (1991). Soon after he became a member of Roth’s band, nevertheless, he was identified as having Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis (ALS), better referred to as Lou Gehrig’s disease, a uncommon degenerative illness that triggers paralysis. Even so, he been successful in completing another solo record, Perspective, released by himself label in 1996. Raspberry Jams, an record of demos, implemented in 1999, and in 2001, with the intercession of Eddie Truck Halen, Perspective was presented with major-label discharge on Warner Bros. Information.

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Full Name Jason Becker
Date Of Birth July 22, 1969
Profession Guitarist, Songwriter, Film Score Composer
Nationality American
Parents Pat Becker, Gary Becker
Siblings Ehren Becker
Music Groups Cacophony
Music Songs Altitudes, Serrana, Opus Pocus, Mabel's Fatal Fable, Eleven Blue Egyptians, End of the Beginning, Temple of the Absurd, Meet Me in the Morning, Dweller in the Cellar, River of Longing, Jasin Street, Mandy's Throbbing Little Heart, Black Stallion Jam, Becker-Ola, Dang Sea of Samsara, Electric Prayer for Peace, Grilled Peeps, Blue, Shock Tea, Thousand Million Suns, Clean Solo, Purple Chewable Fern, Perpetual Burn, It's Showtime!, Blood on the Traches, Vocal Silliness, Sweet Baboon, Beatle Grubs, If You Have to Shoot... Shoot - Don't Talk, Too Fast, No Good for You!, Groin-grabbingly Transcendent, Opitudes
Albums Collection, The Blackberry Jams, The Raspberry Jams, Perspective, Perpetual Burn, Boy Meets Guitar - Volume 1 of the Youngster Tapes

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1 Neo-classical metal guitarist and songwriter.
2 Son of Pat Becker and Gary Becker.
3 Grandson of Wayne Heffley.
4 Nephew of Devon Heffley Curry.



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Jason Becker: Not Dead Yet 2012 Documentary performer: "Altitudes", "Air", "End Of The Beginning", "Higher", "Rain", "Meet Me In the Morning", "Mr Tambourine Man" / writer: "It's Showtime", "Drop In the Bucket", "Altitudes", "Air", "End Of The Beginning", "Higher", "Rain"

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