Originally Posted by Torkerz
To be honest, playing a song note for note is really taking the 'creativity' out of music in my opinion. I am sure Gavin can remember every note he plays, but he probably mixes it up because of the particular way he wants to play something, or it's played differently every time, not because he'd be going out of his way as such. It's like going to a live show and complaining it doesn't sound like 'the record'. Good points though - Gavin's a top bloke
Gavin told us that he does not want folks to anticipate what he will do and when performing if he sees someone "air drumming" the fill he / she expects him to play, he'll mix it up and throw in something different!