Best Rock Guitarists of the 60s


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1Jimi Hendrix (The Jimi Hendrix Experience)Jimi Hendrix (born November 27, 1942 - September 18, 1970) was an American rock guitarist, singer, and songwriter . Although his mainstream career spanned only four years, he is widely regarded as one of the most influential electric guitarists in the history of popular music, and one of the most celebrated more.
2Eric Clapton (Cream, The Yardbirds)Eric Patrick Clapton is an English rock and blues guitarist, singer and songwriter. He is the only three-time inductee to the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame: once as a solo artist and separately as a member of the Yardbirds and Cream. He has also been a member of Derek and the Dominos.

Don't forget he was also in John Mayall's Bluesbreakers, Blind Faith, and Derek & the Dominos during the 60's.

3Keith Richards (The Rolling Stones)Keith Richards is an English musician—primarily a guitarist—singer, songwriter, best-selling memoirist, and founding member of the rock band The Rolling Stones.
4Jimmy Page (The Yardbirds, Led Zeppelin)James Patrick Page is an English musician, songwriter, and record producer who achieved international success as the guitarist and founder of the rock band Led Zeppelin.
5George Harrison (The Beatles)George Harrison was an English guitarist, singer, songwriter, and music and film producer who achieved international fame as the lead guitarist of the Beatles.
6Jeff Beck (The Yardbirds, The Jeff Beck Group)Geoffrey Arnold "Jeff" Beck is an English rock guitarist. He is one of the three noted guitarists to have played with The Yardbirds.V1 Comment
7Pete Townshend (The Who)Peter Dennis Blandford "Pete" Townshend is an English musician, singer, songwriter, and multi-instrumentalist, best known as the lead guitarist and songwriter for the rock band The Who.
8David GilmourDavid Jon Gilmour is an English singer, songwriter, composer, multi-instrumentalist, and record producer.
9Neil Young (Buffalo Springfield, Solo, Crazy Horse)Neil Percival Young, OC OM is a Canadian singer-songwriter and musician, producer, director and screenwriter.
10Dave Davies (The Kinks)

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11Roger McGuinn (The Byrds)James Roger McGuinn known professionally as Roger McGuinn and previously as Jim McGuinn, is an American musician.
12Ted Nugent (The Amboy Dukes)
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Top Remixes

1. Jimi Hendrix (The Jimi Hendrix Experience)
2. Keith Richards (The Rolling Stones)
3. George Harrison (The Beatles)
1. Jimi Hendrix (The Jimi Hendrix Experience)
2. Jimmy Page (The Yardbirds, Led Zeppelin)
3. David Gilmour



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