the best rock guitar players



 1. JIMI HENDRIX voodoo child slight return. wow.
 2. DUANE ALLMAN
 3. JOHN McLAUGHLIN i keep wearing out copies of "inner-mounting flame"
 4. PETE TOWNSHEND legendary guitarist, with legendary group the who
 5. MICK TAYLOR sorry, ronnie!
 6. STEVE HOWE guitar player with the prog-rockers Yes
 7. ERIC CLAPTON go back to gibsons and marshall stacks, eric!
 8. PETER GREEN blues guitar player with fleetwood mac. brilliant, till he freaked out
 9. ROBERT FRIPP motivating force behind king crimson, and rumored to resemble a mushroom when he sits down
10. GEORGE HARRISON was one of the best, and also one of the most under-rated guitarists, for some reason
11. THE EDGE guitarist with u2
12. JIMMY PAGE
13. DJANGO REINHARDT he played like THAT with only two & a half fingers on his fretting hand??
14. CHET ATKINS WOW!
15. TOM MORELLO rock guitar player with rage against the machine and now audioslave
16. ROBERT JOHNSON famous bluesman
17. BO CARTER not so famous bluesman - but deserves to be
18. JEFF BECK
19. FREDDY KING listen to his version of don nix "goin' down"
20. STEVE CROPPER guitar with booker t & the mg's. an "economic" guitar player, who never over-played: listen to his descending parrallel fifths on sam & dave's soul man
21. KEITH RICHARDS i could never quite figure out if keef was a genuis guitar player, or a guitarist savant
22. BO DIDDLEY a joy to see live. he puts the force of his entire body into those chords; he's not playing guitar, he's trying to axe down a building
23. JOHNNY WINTER blazing fast, gorgeously-phrased guitar playing. the only way to tell what he's doing is to slow the tape down to half speed
24. ALI FARKA TOURE
25. KIM THAYIL guitar player with soundgarden.
26. RY COODER a tremendous guitar player, but his solo work suffers because his voice is weak. listen to his bottleneck slide solo on sister morphine by the stones. so good, it gives you chills.
27. B. B. KING a restrained, laid back player. known for his killer "bee sting" vibrato
28. NEIL YOUNG crazy horse, buffallo springfield, etc
29. ADAM JONES guitarist with the band tool.
30. SCOTTY MOORE

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