Best Classic Rock/Hard Rock Guitarists


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21Ron Wood - Faces, The Rolling Stones
22Todd Rundgren - Nazz, solo, Utopia
23John Lennon - The Beatles, soloJohn Winston Ono Lennon, MBE was an English singer and songwriter who rose to worldwide fame as a co-founder of the Beatles, the most commercially successful band in the history of popular music. He was assassinated by Mark David Chapman on December 8, 1980 at age 40 .
24George Harrison - The Beatles, soloGeorge Harrison was an English guitarist, singer, songwriter, and music and film producer who achieved international fame as the lead guitarist of the Beatles.
25Tommy Bolin - Zephyr, The James Gang, Deep Purple, soloThomas Richard "Tommy" Bolin was an American-born guitarist who played with Zephyr, The James Gang, and Deep Purple; in addition to maintaining a notable solo career.
26Terry Kath - Chicago
27Don Felder - The Eagles
28David Gilmour - Pink FloydDavid Jon Gilmour is an English singer, songwriter, composer, multi-instrumentalist, and record producer.
29Steve Howe - Tomorrow, YesStephen James "Steve" Howe is an English musician and songwriter. He is best known as the guitarist in the progressive rock group Yes.
30Steve Hackett - Genesis, solo
31Jeff Beck - The Yardbirds, soloGeoffrey Arnold "Jeff" Beck is an English rock guitarist. He is one of the three noted guitarists to have played with The Yardbirds.
32Eric Clapton - John Mayall's Bluesbreakers, The Yardbirds, Cream, Derek and The Dominos, solo
33Roger McGuinn - The Byrds, soloJames Roger McGuinn known professionally as Roger McGuinn and previously as Jim McGuinn, is an American musician.
34Rick Parfitt - Status Quo
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