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Old 07-20-2010, 03:41 AM
 
Location: Westminster/Huntington Beach, CA
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I have been so disgusted with Rolling Stones list, so I thought I would see what your opinions are. I'm not asking who you think is the most skilled or technical, but who captures the art of guitar and creates something that best compliments the underlying music to make something that sounds beautiful. Mine, in no particular order:

Brian May of Queen
Jimi Hendrix
Eric Clapton
B.B. King
James Hetfield of Metallica
David Gilmour of Pink Floyd
George Harrison of the Beatles
Jimmy Page of Led Zeppelin
Kurt Cobain of Nirvana (prob gonna get some flack for this but you gotta admit the songs are simple yet meaningful)
Can't really decide a last one so I'm just gonna go ahead and say Eddie Van Halen

 
Old 07-20-2010, 03:50 AM
 
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My list is more about playing with feeling and a real distinctive sound


Jimi Hendrix
Jimmy Page
Dave Meniketti
Randy Rhoads
Walter Trout
Buddy Guy
BB King
Joe Bonamassa
Brian May
Stevie Ray Vaughn
 
Old 07-20-2010, 04:30 AM
 
Location: Whiting Indiana
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hendrix
page
beck
SRV
james gurley
bb king
johnny winter
jack white
dan auerbach
lita ford
 
Old 07-20-2010, 05:33 AM
 
Location: Raleigh NC
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no list is complete without Eddie Van Halen, sorry!
 
Old 07-20-2010, 05:36 AM
 
Location: Sweden
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Top 10 Guitarist of all Time!!
http://www.city-data.com/forum/music...uitarists.html
 
Old 07-20-2010, 02:20 PM
 
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Originally Posted by claud605 View Post
no list is complete without Eddie Van Halen, sorry!
Why don't you actually post a list. It's all opinion , no right or wrong here.
 
Old 07-20-2010, 02:30 PM
 
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