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Mr Big was formed in the late 80s from a ver­i­ta­ble who’s who of vir­tu­oso rock mu­si­cians. af­ter de­part­ing Dave Lee roth’s su­per­band in 1988, bassist Billy shee­han re­cruited singer Eric Martin, drum­mer Pat Tor­pey and fi­nally gui­tarist Paul Gil­bert, all with the help of shred god­fa­ther Mike Var­ney from shrap­nel records. Paul was of course al­ready a well-re­spected vir­tu­oso gui­tarist (a prod­uct of the world fa­mous giT) who had re­leased two al­bums with his La-based band racer X. Mr Big’s self-ti­tled de­but al­bum was re­leased in 1989 and although it had lim­ited suc­cess in the Us, the band was a huge hit in

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