Top Ten Greatest Lead Guitarists In Rock Bands


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41El Hefe - NOFX

He's a cool dude and a good guy that plays the instrument known as a guitar but also plays some trumpet and he's like cool!

42Eric Melvin - NOFX

Cool guitarist and awesome at it, plays Accordion too

43Jim Root - SlipknotJames Donald "Jim" Root, also known by his number #4, is an American musician known for being the rhythm/lead guitarist for the heavy metal band Slipknot, and the former lead guitarist for alternative metal band Stone Sour.
44Jonny Greenwood - RadioheadJonathan Richard Guy, professionally known as Johnny Greenwood is an English musician and composer, mostly known for his role as the one of the lead guitarists and main keyboardist of the English alternative rock band Radiohead.
45Dick Dale

Of Dick Dale and the Del-Tones. Most listeners will know his song titled Miserlou, better known as the theme to the movie Pulp Fiction.

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46Joe Trohman - Fall Out Boy
47Emppu Vuorinen - Nightwish
48Alex LifesonAleksandar Živojinović, OC, better known by his stage name Alex Lifeson, is a Canadian musician, best known as the guitarist of the Canadian rock band Rush.
49Adam Jones - ToolAdam Thomas Jones (born January 15, 1965) is a three-time Grammy Award-winning American musician and visual artist, best known for his position as the guitarist for Tool.
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