Greatest Electric Guitarists
The Contenders: Page 7
121 Kendall Schmidt
Kendall Francis Schmidt (born November 2, 1990) is an American actor, pop rock singer-songwriter and music producer. He is best known for playing Kendall Knight in Big Time Rush, participating in a boy band with the same name, and playing small roles on several TV shows such as ER, Without a Trace, ...read more.
Just the best guitarist ever everybody knows that.
122 Dustin Belt
123 Drake Bell
124 Max Schneider
Maxwell George "Max" Schneider, known professionally in music as MAX, stylized as MΛX is an American actor, model, dancer, songwriter, and singer.
125 best electric guitarist
126 Joe Pass
127 Jari Mäenpää
Jari Mäenpää (born 23 December 1977) is a Finnish heavy metal multi-instrumentalist and songwriter. He is the founder of metal band Wintersun for which he records all instruments. Before forming Wintersun, Mäenpää was best known for his role in the folk metal band Ensiferum.
128 Frank Gambale
130 Robby Krieger
Robert Alan "Robby" Krieger is an American guitarist and singer-songwriter best known as the guitarist of the rock band the Doors, and as such has been inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame.
131 Lindsey Buckingham
Lindsey Adams Buckingham is an American musician, singer, songwriter, and producer, best known as lead guitarist and one of the vocalists of the musical group Fleetwood Mac from 1975 to 1987, and then 1997 to the present day.
Amazing electric guitarists with unique finger picking style. If in doubt listen to the live version of "I'm so afraid" from the dance album. Incredible solos on songs like tango in the night, isn't it midnight, go your own way, this is the time etc. Check out the live version of sisters of the moon from the 1982 mirage tour, truly electric!
132 Keith Richards
Keith Richards is an English musician—primarily a guitarist—singer, songwriter, best-selling memoirist, and founding member of the rock band The Rolling Stones.
"Keef" isn't even on the list? YGBSM! He'd be the first to admit he's not a "great player." Heck, even I can play many of his greatest riffs. But they're HIS riffs. He damn near INVENTED rock-n-roll rhythm guitar. Keith changed the world of electric guitar and is still rocking' after over 50 years on the charts! His syncopation and sense of timing are unparalleled - it takes a genius to make near perfection sound loose. And one of the nicest guys in the biz.
133 Chuck Schuldiner
Charles Michael "Chuck" Schuldiner was an American singer, songwriter, and guitarist, best known as the founder and vocalist, guitarist and bassist of the American heavy metal band Death. He is considered the most influential figure in Death Metal, with some publications referring to Chuck as the "Godfather ...read more.