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JzzLover 2012/08/19 04:26:02
Alexi Laiho
Jimmy Page
B.B. King
Eddie Van Halen
John Lee Hooker
Jari Maenpaen
Paco de Lucia
Al di Meola
Dave Suzuki
John McLaughlin
Chet Atkins
Andreas Sergovia
Dave Murray
Johnny Cash
Agustin Barrios Mangore
Tony Iommi
Chuck Shuldiner
Djando Reinhardt
Kazuhito Yamashi ta(I know that's is not how you spell his name they thought it was a swear)
Jeff Loomis
Undecided
None of the above
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Sorry I couldn't get them all in there note I left Jimi Hendrix out since he sucks.
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  • stevmackey 2012/08/19 04:55:06
    Andreas Sergovia
    stevmackey
    +3
    Andre Segovia was a guitar genius. All these people are great in their music category. None of these men should be compared. They are like comparing apple to oranges.

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  • Rapter Roth 2014/03/09 20:01:35
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  • Stargazer 2013/05/29 04:39:09
    Tony Iommi
    Stargazer
    He's my favorite.
  • Robert Strobel 2013/02/19 20:54:14
    B.B. King
    Robert Strobel
    I chose B.B. King but my choice was not listed as there are two of them. They are Stevie Ray Vaughn or Eric Clapton.
  • Jen 2013/02/19 20:00:08
    None of the above
    Jen
    Warren Haynes
  • blindfaith 2013/02/19 10:47:58
    Paco de Lucia
    blindfaith
    In his genre, but in rock/pop this man... steve howe Steve Howe.
  • 22rexy22samo 2013/02/19 01:22:51
    None of the above
    22rexy22samo
    NIALL HORAN Niall horan with guitar Niall horan with guitar Niall horan with guitar Niall horan with guitar Niall horan with guitar Niall horan with guitar
    my sweetie
  • Brian 2013/02/18 23:22:13
    None of the above
    Brian
    Leo Kottke
  • Cat 2013/02/18 23:07:32
    B.B. King
    Cat
    BB he be the King
  • None of the above
    Jerry (Iron Priest)☮ R ☮ P ☮ 201
    Joe Satriani.
  • Catnip "Guru" ∞ 2013/02/18 21:06:29
    None of the above
    Catnip "Guru" ∞
    Alex Lifeson
    Alex lifeson Alex lifeson Alex lifeson

  • Freeranger 2013/02/18 20:26:21 (edited)
    None of the above
    Freeranger
    Cripes, another point whore selling Fuller brushes. Dude, aren't you embarrassed by your banality? There really IS nothing at the top once you attain this dumb-ass Guru status!---not even a Soda Head tie clasp, I swear! (certainly no 72 virgins or I'd be all over it) Making outrageous statements about Hendrix, who clearly, was one of the greatest iconic guitarists of the '60's is just so sadly ridiculous, it reveals who you truly are and what you're about.
    Perhaps, grab a large cup of STFU and enjoy the crickets and beautiful sunrises instead. We've seen your type of act here repeatedly.
  • Felicity Gale 2013/02/18 20:14:11 (edited)
    None of the above
    Felicity Gale
    Jeff Beck... the Master!

    Jeff Beck
  • Sweet-N-Sour 2013/02/18 19:41:32
    Jari Maenpaen
    Sweet-N-Sour
    This is ridiculous! I voted for Eddie Van Halen!!!!
  • CuresCancer 2013/02/18 17:42:43 (edited)
    Undecided
    CuresCancer
    Here is a kid playing an astonishing Bolero.

    Another favorite of mine "Classical Gas" by Mason Williams.

  • frank 2013/02/18 17:28:23
    Jimmy Page
    frank
    As far as I am concerned that would be B.B. King!
  • bmxschoolbus 2013/02/18 15:34:10
    None of the above
    bmxschoolbus
    +1
    dimebag dimebag
  • KilrQueen 2013/02/18 15:20:28
    Undecided
    KilrQueen
    Joe Satriani, Steve Vai and John Petrucci
  • Chris 2013/02/18 13:53:50
    None of the above
    Chris
    Brian May. Brian May
  • Shifting Piece 2013/02/18 13:25:10
    B.B. King
    Shifting Piece
    +1
    BB King is simply amazing.
  • Callaway 2013/02/18 13:06:03 (edited)
    Undecided
    Callaway
    No such thing as "the" best guitarist unless you narrow the particular choice of style. I mean John Mclaughlin to Johnny Freaking Cash lol to Tony Iommi you would need a Concorde to make that flight.
  • on time, again 2013/02/18 11:08:43
    None of the above
    on time, again
    No Carlos Santana, Or Hendrix?
  • DANNY59 2013/02/18 10:42:52
    Al di Meola
    DANNY59
    Being a guitarist and knowing exactly what each person is doing with their instrument, I still haven't found the man who amazes me more than Al Di Meola. There is a great album called Passion, Grace and fire, and it consists of Al Di Meola, John McLaughlin, and Paco de Lucia. It is three of the most talented guitarists all playing acoustic guitars, (that's where someone's talent really shows) and to here what comes from these three men is , for lack of a better term, Awesome! All the men listed are fantastic at their craft, so I wouldn't even begin to put any of them down. Another great male player not listed is Paul Gilbert, and possible the best female guitarist is a young lady from Australia, (early 20's) named Orianthi Panagaris.
  • deidara.trueart 2013/02/18 10:16:05
  • Poet003 2013/02/18 10:09:53
    Al di Meola
    Poet003
    Out of those I dig the jazz ones, the blues ones, Jimmy Page, and Johnny Cash.Im really
    not sure who my favorites are out of those.Segovia was a classic classical guitarist.Hendrix
    had talent but he is far from number one with me.I actually like dig Gary Clark JR. more
    than Hendrix though I can tell hes inspired and influenced by Jimi Hendrix.
  • Poet003 Poet003 2013/02/18 10:11:45
  • Poet003 Poet003 2013/02/18 10:12:36
  • Poet003 Poet003 2013/02/18 10:14:36
  • Poet003 Poet003 2013/02/18 10:15:52
  • Poet003 Poet003 2013/02/18 10:16:33
  • Poet003 Poet003 2013/02/18 10:21:00
  • Poet003 Poet003 2013/02/18 10:22:55
  • Poet003 Poet003 2013/02/18 10:25:46
    Poet003
    Hendrix and Lennon had some talent.Their arrogant personalities annoy me though.Acid makes you feel like you can do anything.It makes
    some people feel like god even.I experimented lightly in highschool.Im glad I quit.
  • Poet003 Poet003 2013/02/18 10:27:16
  • Poet003 Poet003 2013/02/18 10:31:57
    Poet003
    I think substance abuse is the forbidden fruit.Also I watched part of the
    Russian film Andrei Rubliev that made me think Eastern Orthodox
    clergy probably dont drink unlike many Roman Catholic clergy.
  • Poet003 Poet003 2013/02/18 10:32:52
    Poet003
    I like The Doors better than Hendrix or Lennon but The Doors could
    be intoxicated n arrogant themselves.
  • Poet003 Poet003 2013/02/18 10:44:18
    Poet003
    B.B. Kings guitar is subtle sobs.It took me awhile to dig him but hes really
    good.
  • Navin Johnson (The Jerk) 2013/02/18 06:42:34
    None of the above
    Navin Johnson (The Jerk)
    kerry king - SLAYER
    kerry king
  • Joe--PWCM 2013/02/18 03:25:25
    Undecided
    Joe--PWCM
    You kind of need to break in down into a musical category...
    Then have selections...

    Kind of hard to pick between say Dimebag, or Kerry King, and B.B. King since BB doesn't belong in that group...
  • Drummerboy 2013/02/18 03:24:17

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