Most Underrated Guitar Solos


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41 Computer God - Tony Iommi (Black Sabbath)

Actually there are many underrated Iommi solos I'd like to mention, but this was the one that came to my head 1st -

This solo is one of the best ever I think its amazing Tony has plety more as well

42 Maggot Brain - Eddie Hazel

The Maggot Brain solo is just one huge head-exploding beast of a guitar solo. The effects are so revelutionary, not as noisy as Hendrix and equally as mind bending. It's so underrated.

43 XXX For You - Ichirou Cipher Takigawa (D'erlanger)
44 Stream of Consciousness - John Petrucci (Dream Theater)

The Most Difficult Solo Ever

45 Sadistic Desire - HIDE
46 Vengeance - Yngwie Malmsteen

Extremely hard solo nearly impossible on guitar just look at the tabs for the solo

47 Whispers In the Dark - Ken Steorts (Skillet)
48 Stay Away - Ken Kitamura (L'Arc~en~Ciel)
49 Soldiers of the Wasteland - Herman Li (DragonForce)
50 In Bloom - Kurt Cobain (Nirvana)
51 Time - David Gilmour
52 Firth of Fifth - Steve Hackett (Genesis)

This is a real solo played by a real guitarist. If you have a little knowledge in music you instantly understand what Steve Hackett tried and achieved to do with perfection. And first of all, this solo is a real highway of emotions. It is sad it's so underrated because this is a true masterpiece. Listen to it and you will understand what music truly means.

53 Shoot Out the Lights - Richard Thompson
54 Heaven's Drive - Ken Kitamura (L'Arc~en~Ciel)
55 Eternal Rest - Synyster Gates (Avenged Sevenfold)

It's opening solo's the best, hyped up beginning of all time!

56 No More Tears - Zakk Wylde

This is one of my favorite guitar solos actually. Glad to see it on the list. Wylde is a bad dude..

57 La villa Strangiato - Alex Lifeson V 1 Comment
58 Wanted Dead or Alive - Richie Sambora (Bon Jovi)

This is a must watch/listen Solo for Anybody who has anything to do with a GUITAR in his Life! - Nirmal1991USA

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59 The Fly - The Edge
60 Sir Psycho Sexy - John Frusciante (Red Hot Chili Peppers)

Don't know why it's here, not so much of a solo, but why not vote on it.
Though it has not a solo it has an amazing outro.

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