Best Guitarists Ever

The Contenders: Page 20

381 Andy Latimar

Andy made some of the trippiest music in the 60's and 70's. Camel is a band for the ages. Most of the music still holds up very well, and if you have any psychedelics on hand, watch out!

He is the best one he can play another tunes and he has great skills he can play amazing solos :))

Amazing soloist in the vein of David Gilmour - RalphSaad

382 Steven Stills

Steve is a multi-talented genius, this list more of a popularity contest.

Steve stills top thirty at least

Fantastic Guitarist - very underrated. If you ever see CSN livem you will see and hear how great he is.

383 Albert Lee

As a country player Albert Lee is a shredder extraordinaire. He he's one of the best in the genre. It's interesting watching him play - he has groove to burn and he uses combinations of pick and fingers to blaze the fretboard using double stops and wild country bends. I guess he falls into that category of guitarist who is not well known but brilliant anyway. Actually, there's a lot of guitarists we never heard of that are brilliant. We only know of the ones that got a break, but in truth - there are fabulous players in every neighborhood in any big city - and small cities too.

Albert has been around for years and stayed the course!.. he's played with the best and always been an inspiration with some great playing. - Meaninglesslists

384 Stef Burns

Simply amazing! He's great in every style of music he plays, you really should hear him live in a concert. In my opinion it should be at least in the top 3.

He is an important guitarist! He has a spectacular touch! And he is a fantastic person! His sound is incredible! Dynamics!

The best! Feeling, touch, harmony... He play rock, fusion, blues... With incredible style!

He has a fantastic touch

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385 Jeff Healey Jeff Healey Norman Jeffrey "Jeff" Healey was a Canadian jazz and blues-rock vocalist, guitarist, and songwriter who attained musical and personal popularity, particularly in the 1980s and 1990s.

Over 300 artists on this list so far and Jeff Healey is not among them? I would imagine that if you could ask the top ten on this list they would all agree that Jeff should be at least in the top 25. -

Jeff Healey on pg. 6 #506. That is horrible. Jeff Healey should be right along side Stevie Ray Vaughan and all the others. On YouTube, just type in Stevie Ray Vaughan and Jeff Healey and its one of the best songs to hear and by two great artists. The song is 'Look at little sister' and its by Stevie Ray Vaughan. With Jeff Healey, it's a great song and Jeff Healey has other great songs and I know Jeff Healey shouldn't be in this spot on pg.6 #506. - John991

Jeff Healey on pg. 6 #506. That is just horrible. A man that played "Look at little sister" with Stevie Ray Vaughan and to me, did a excellent job with him. Jeff Healey should be at least in the top 25 and fyi Jeff Healey was blind to. I think for the most, he should be right along side Stevie Ray Vaughan and all the others.

Brilliant, forgotton star that should be among the five best!

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386 Evan Leon

Not as good as Chris Quinn but very good wah wah pedal abuser. Great bender also. - iwannavagina

387 Bert Jansch Bert Jansch
388 Josh Klinghoffer Josh Klinghoffer Josh Adam Klinghoffer is an American musician best known as the current guitarist for the rock band Red Hot Chili Peppers, with whom he has recorded two studio albums, I'm with You and The Getaway. V 1 Comment
389 Shawn Mendes Shawn Mendes Shawn Peter Raul Mendes is a Canadian singer-songwriter and model. He attracted a following in 2013, when he began posting song covers on the popular video sharing application Vine.

Learning by watching youtube lessons is very tough, I tried and then quit, soon. He did a great job in every single song. And now, one of the best singer in the world

He is not a great guitarist, a good one maybe but doesn't deserve to be on this list

One of my favourite guitarists and singers, thought I should add him. - CaptainCookie

he's gay

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390 Larry Ler LaLonde

TOP 10 guitarist easy every song primus has sounds like a solo from Larry... Primus has one of the most original sounds

One of the most underrated ever. - Gruunge

Listen to the solos on Wynona's Big Brown Beaver, they are amazing. A truly amazing, yet crimanaly underrated guitarist.

391 Trevor Rabin

Versatile, more than a guitarist, also a bassist, keyboardist, vocalist, songwriter, and arranger... And apparently began life as a classical violinists... How he can not even be on this list, but even below the likes of any of the definitely Leppard guitarists is beyond me.

Trevor Rabin is without doubt, one of the best guitarists ever. I think it is impossible to choose one person as the best of all time, but Trevor is among them for sure.

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392 Mick Ronson

My vote goes to Mick purely because it's such a shame for him to be languishing so far down the list. Without doubt he was a fantastic guitarist; one of the most influential of the early seventies without a doubt.

Listen to his solos in the ziggy stardust live, he's amazing!

Can't believe he's stuck on the fifth page. Just listen to "Panic in Detroit". I just wish Bowie had let him play guitar on "Rebel Rebel". - PetSounds

Look up a live version of the Moonage Daydream solo. It will blow your mind. - PewPewAssassin

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393 Dave Matthews Dave Matthews Dave Matthews is a South African born American singer and guitarist most well known as frontman for the rock band Dave Matthews Band.

Definitely agree that he should be higher! He should not necessarily be in the top 20 or 30 but he definitely deserves top 100 at least!


394 Ernie Isley

Ernie Isley had to be the best guitarist... Bar none! Not only was he a great musician, but he also had longevity. He played through at least six decades! How many musicians can say that?

Ernie is by far the Best Guitarist ever. For those of you who don't know... Jimi Hendrix played with Ernie Isley before before you ever heard of him

I have never heard anyone play better in my life. Next best is Prince. Then the rest.

Ernie should be much higher but I guess most voters did not hear him play.

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395 Syu, Galneryus

This guy is just awesome, he is fast, melodic, technical and very emotional, just listen to some of his soloing, and you will understand why, he should be on a higher place.

He is the best guitarist I know.. the only guitarsists that are closs too his skiles are malmsteen and paul guilbert

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396 Amen, Lordi

I love his guitar playing! He is so talented! And I also loves the way he dances on stage. Plus I love his costume! Hottie😍❤

397 Olli Tukiainen

Olli is Wonderful! He is a fantastic guitarist! He has the invaluable contribution to the band Poets of the Fall! The songs like Lift, Illusion and Dream, Fire, Gravity, Revolution Roulette, No End No Beginning, Temple of Thought, The Distance, The Happy Song, The Poet and the Muse, Balance Slays the Demon, Children of the Elder God and many many many more... Are the example that what Olli can do at is Best! Singer Marko + Guitarist Olli = Where all new wonders will appear...

Olli has a background as Jazz guitarist and has, as some of his nearest friends said, "the fastest fingers in the universe". I can second this! He creates great guitar riffs and plays his guitars in a very unique style.

398 Bruno Mars Bruno Mars Peter Gene Hernandez, professionally known by his stage name Bruno Mars, is an American singer, songwriter, multi-instrumentalist, record producer, and choreographer.

Just don't understand this one. perhaps if I were 20 and had not seen the best of the best in the 70's and early eighties.

399 Steve Stevens

Should be included somewhere on this list

Should be much higher, teamed with Billy Idol has been outstanding and highly skilled

He is amazing and should be way higher than this

Yepp, should be higher. I saw him with Billy Idol, this rating does not reflect his skills.

400 James Dean Bradfield

Singer of the Welsh band Manic Street Preachers

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