Best Modern Metal Guitarists

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41 Jake Pitts, Black Veil Brides Jake Pitts, Black Veil Brides Jacob Mark "Jake" Pitts is an American musician and record producer best known as the lead guitarist of the rock band Black Veil Brides.

His guitar solos are some of the best ever

42 Jacky Vincent

I think Jacky Vincent is awesome he is the best at sweep picking and economy picking

43 Robb Flynn Robb Flynn

Robb flynn knows how to do shredding guitar solos and groove metal rhythms. It is so clean!

44 Paul Allender, Cradle of Filth
45 Oli Herbert, All That Remains
46 Andy James

Andy james is the best metal guitar player today in my opinion..

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47 Luke Hoskin, Protest the Hero

This man is a God with a guitar.
His sweep picking is amazing and his riffs are just some of the most beautiful melodies I have ever heard.

48 Seth Morrison, Skillet

Skillet's new guitarist. If you haven't heard him yet, you must go check him out.

49 Jinxx, Black Veil Brides Jinxx, Black Veil Brides Jeremy Miles Ferguson, better known by the stage name Jinxx, is an American musician best known as the rhythm guitarist, violinist, cellist, pianist, lyricist, songwriter, composer and backing vocalist of American rock band Black Veil Brides.
50 Herman Li, Dragonforce Herman Li, Dragonforce Herman Li is a Hong Kong-born, British Chinese musician, record producer, and lead guitarist for the British Power-Metal band Dragonforce.

He is the best. Just listen to any song of dragonforce. I'll see for yourself

51 Ben Bruce, Asking Alexandria V 1 Comment
52 Mat Bellamy, Muse

He's at the bottum because, while he isn't metal, he definitely could be, based on songs like Hysteria, Stockholm Syndrome, and Shrinking Universe. Therefore, he could definitely be a great metal guitarist.

Never saw anyone playing live, using the feed-back of the guitar on the sound-system, in order to get a completly new scales!

53 Aaron Marshall, Intervals

Great progressive player that uses tastefully groovy phrasing with soulful solos, his instrumentals don't need vocals on them they are magnificent on there own. He's defiantly a musical genius.

54 Dino Cazares
55 Rob Arnold, Chimaira
56 Jon Donais, Shadows Fall
57 Mikko Lindström, HIM
58 Marc Okubo, Veil of Maya
59 Chris Broderick, Megadeth Chris Broderick, Megadeth Christopher Alan Broderick is an American musician, best known as the former lead and rhythm guitarist of the American heavy metal band Megadeth.

Why this machine man is neglected I don't know about it. At least he deserves a rank between 10-20.

Such a good highly educated player... killer solos and great sound... impossible not to choose his Jackson signature guitar...

60 Chris Rubey, The Devil Wears Prada

Very Original and talented Guitarist right now...

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