Best Modern Metal Guitarists

The Contenders: Page 3

41 Robb Flynn Robb Flynn

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

42 Paul Allender, Cradle of Filth
43 Oli Herbert, All That Remains
44 Corey Beaulieu, Trivium Corey Beaulieu, Trivium Corey King Beaulieu (Born November 22nd 1983) is an American musician and actor, known for being the lead guitarist and backing vocalist for the Heavy Metal band Trivium.
45 Andy James

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

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46 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.

47 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

48 Ben Bruce, Asking Alexandria V 1 Comment
49 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.

50 Dino Cazares
51 Rob Arnold, Chimaira
52 Jon Donais, Shadows Fall
53 Mikko Lindström, HIM
54 Seth Morrison, Skillet

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

55 Marc Okubo, Veil of Maya
56 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.
57 Chris Rubey, The Devil Wears Prada

Very Original and talented Guitarist right now...

58 Barry Stock, Three Days Grace Barry Stock, Three Days Grace
59 Stephen Carpenter, Deftones

While his writing is on the simpler side, I feel his work is inspirational and extremely unique, especially when you consider his work on Deftones' album Diamond Eyes! THAT is some awesome guitar work!

60 Pete Loeffler, Chevelle

Pete's simple yet highly expressive and unique riffing deserves tons more recognition, he even does lead vocals ON TOP of lead guitar! He is always looking to push it creatively and never once have I seen any work that was repetitive or uninspired. My vote for at least a top ten spot goes to Pete!

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