Top Ten Most Underrated Guitarists

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161 Tony Bourge

Originally in the Welsh band Budgie, A highly underrated band also

162 Ron Jarzombek Ron Jarzombek Ron Jarzombek is an American metal guitarist hailed as one of the most influential progressive metal guitarists and has been called "the Godfather of Technical Metal". He's best known for his work with WatchTower, Spastic Ink, and Blotted Science, featuring Alex Webster of Cannibal Corpse. His older ...read more.

Watchtower, Spastic Ink, Blotted Science, Solo. He's some kind of musical mathematician.

163 Mike Oldfield
164 Mike Bloomfield
165 Peter Frampton Peter Frampton
166 Tommy Shaw Tommy Shaw

This guy is amazing. He's a great guitarist, singer, and songwriter. Even after leaving Styx and the Damn Yankees, he's done pretty good solo. His voice is amazing. He's so great yet so underrated.

Just like Styx this man is amazing and highly underrated with his riffs and solos - Thecyanryan

167 Joe Perry Joe Perry Anthony Joseph "Joe" Perry is the lead guitarist, backing and occasional lead vocalist, and contributing songwriter for the American rock band Aerosmith.

He's a great guitarist and songwriter. So great and not enough credit. I don't see Aerosmith without him and Steven Tyler.

168 Derek St. Holmes

Most underrated rock singer ever

169 Dave Meniketti - Y&T
170 Ric Ocasek
171 Mikael Akerfeldt Mikael Akerfeldt Lars Mikael Ã…kerfeldt is a Swedish musician, prominently known as the lead vocalist, guitarist, and primary songwriter of progressive death metal band Opeth, as well as being the former vocalist of death metal supergroup Bloodbath for three albums up until 2012. ...read more.
172 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.

He is one of the greatest Guitar Players and underrated!

173 Per Nilsson
174 Richard Z. Kruspe Richard Z. Kruspe
175 Kai Hansen Kai Hansen
176 Tom Delonge Tom Delonge Thomas Matthew "Tom" DeLonge, Jr., is an American musician, singer, songwriter, record producer, entrepreneur, and film producer. He was born in Poway, California on December 13, 1975 . When he was in high school at age 15, he got expelled for drinking at a basketball game . He also used to play the ...read more.

Truly underrated, while he may have been known, he is underappreciated as a guitarist. Why is he on the most overrated guitarists when he is barely even appreciated? He is the reason I even picked up guitar in the first place, and his riffs may not be the most technical, but man, he is creative. If you don't believe me, then you have probably only to his songs with simple riffs like All The Small Things. Listen to Obvious by Blink-182, Secret Crowds by Angels And Airwaves, and All Systems Go by Box Car Racer and tell me he isn't a good guitarist. - AnimeDrawer

177 Alex Skolnick Alex Skolnick Alexander Nathan Skolnick, is an American metal and jazz guitarist who is the lead guitarist of the Bay Area thrash metal band Testament, and heads the jazz band Alex Skolnick Trio.
178 Ry Cooder
179 Fred Coury
180 Angus Young Angus Young Angus McKinnon Young is an Australian guitarist of Scottish origin, best known as the co-founder, lead guitarist, songwriter and sole constant member of the Australian hard rock band AC/DC. When performing live he does his own version of Chuck Berry's "duck walk" and has also spun on his side while ...read more.

A lot of people view Angus as a great rock guitarist, (which he clearly is) but he is one hell of a blues guitarist.

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