Best Guitar Solos

This list is a non-votable list and the content of the list reflects the opinion of its author.

The Top Ten

1 Comfortably Numb - Pink Floyd

(Live version). If god is real, then he shows it through David Gilmour's live solo in Comfotably Numb.

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2 Stairway to Heaven - Led Zeppelin

Undoubtably one of the greatest solos ever to be played on this earth.

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3 Free Bird - Lynyrd Skynyrd

With lots of high octane notes this solo gives everyone a sense of being 'free'.

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4 On the Turning Away - Pink Floyd

An under appreciated song, but with a astounding guitar solo.

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5 I'm still in love with you- Thin Lizzy

More of an unknown song, "I'm still in Love with you" has a beautiful relaxing solo with longer, softer held notes making for a utterly jaw dropping performance.

6 November Rain - Guns N' Roses

The amount of emotion that flood through one's head as they listen to this amazing solo...

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7 Bohemian Rhapsody - Queen

A marvellous song in its own right, but add to that a sound guitar solo and you have a masterpiece.

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8 Sultans of Swing - Dire Straits

Although more commonly known as a riff piece, the last minute of Knopfler's guitar playing proves of his magical abilities.

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9 Hotel California - Eagles

One of the greatest examples of the capabilities of a twelve stronger guitar. Taking you into a trance. Just like the drugs talked about in the song.

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10 Time - Pink Floyd

An absolute classic, "Time" from Pink Floyd's album Darkside of the Moon is a utterly breathtaking six minutes of one's life. In addition to that, two minutes of that time is spent in total ore of the solo.