Top 10 Fast Blues Lead GuitaristsThis list is dedicated to blues guitar fans who want faster blues guitarists. Not rhythm but lead guitarists.
The Top Ten
He's very versatile when it comes to speed - can be fast, can be slow... - Metal_Treasure
Alvin Lee was actually the fastest blues player of his time. Faster than Eric Clapton, Gary Moore or anybody. The only guitarist who was as fast as him was Ritchie Blackmore. But Blackmore couldn't go fast with blues scales. He is described as "lighting speed" when he performed in woodstock 1969. - zxm
In terms of speed, Alvin was probably the best of his time. The only guitarist of the early 70s who could probably keep up with him was Johnny Winter. - Gg2000
He also can play fast, but also slow.
George Thorogood also can play fast.