Guitarists That Should Have Been In Rolling Stone's 100 Greatest Guitarists List

Guitarists that have been deserving enough but were ignored by the Rolling Stones magazine not once but twice already.

The Top TenXW

1Joe Satriani

Come on people. Kirk Hammett was number 11 in 2003 and Joe was nowhere? You have got to be kidding me! - aeromaxx777

2Steve VaiSteven Siro "Steve" Vai is an American guitarist, composer, singer, songwriter, and producer, born and raised on Long Island, New York.
3Dave MustaineDavid Scott "Dave" Mustaine was born September 13, 1961. He is an American musician, singer, songwriter, actor and author. He is best known as the co-founder, guitarist, and lead singer of the American thrash metal band Megadeth, and well known as the original lead guitarist for the American heavy metal more.

Once again, he was ignored. Oh my gosh... What is wrong with you guys? - aeromaxx777

4Yngwie MalmsteenYngwie Johan Malmsteen is a Swedish guitarist, songwriter and bandleader who was born on June 30th, 1963, in Stockholm, Sweden. He was known for his neoclassical metal playing style back in the 1980s.

The names on this list prove that the Rolling Stone Magazine shouldn't be taken seriously. - Metal_Treasure

5John PetrucciJohn Peter Petrucci is an American guitarist, composer and producer. He is best known as a founding member of the progressive metal band Dream Theater.

Just because he is Asian? Please... He is more than deserving already. - aeromaxx777

7BucketheadBrian Patrick Carroll, known professionally as Buckethead, is an American guitarist and multi-instrumentalist who has worked within many genres of music.
8Michael Angelo BatioMichael Angelo Batio also known as Mike Batio or MAB, is an American heavy metal guitarist and columnist from Chicago, Illinois.

The shred king is not on the list? Have you guys lost track of musical history? - aeromaxx777

9Kerry KingKerry Ray King is an American musician, best known as a guitarist for the American thrash metal band Slayer.
10Billie Joe ArmstrongBillie Joe Armstrong is an American musician, singer, songwriter and actor who is best known as the lead vocalist, primary songwriter, and guitarist of the punk rock band Green Day, which he co-founded with Mike Dirnt.

The Contenders

11Paul Gilbert
12Jason White
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