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List of famous guitarists born who were born in Jacksonville, listed alphabetically with photos when available. Many of these guitar players from Jacksonville are legends in the music world, each with their own innovative styles of play. If you play guitar, whether acoustic or electric, then these famous Jacksonville guitar players should be people you look up to. These are some of the best guitarists that have ever picked up the instrument, and whether they play rock, blues, metal or folk, these men and women are considered legends.

List is made up of items like Derek Trucks and Gary Rossington.

This list answers the questions, "What guitar players are from Jacksonville?" and "Who are famous Jacksonville guitarists?"
Blind Blake is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous Guitarists from Jacksonville
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Arthur "Blind" Blake was an American blues and ragtime singer and guitarist. He is known for his series of recordings for Paramount Records between 1926 and 1932 and the mystery surrounding his life. ...more

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Nationality: United States of America

Birthplace: Jacksonville, Florida, United States of America

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#49 on The Best Blues Artists of All Time

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Allen Collins is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous Guitarists from Jacksonville
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Larkin Allen Collins Jr. was one of the founding members and guitarists of Southern rock band Lynyrd Skynyrd, and co-wrote many of the band's songs with late frontman Ronnie Van Zant. He was born in Jacksonville, Florida. ...more

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Birthplace: Jacksonville, Florida, United States of America

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#40 on The Greatest Rock Stars Who Died Before 40

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Gary Rossington is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous Guitarists from Jacksonville
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Gary Robert Rossington is an American musician, best known as a founding member of Southern rock band Lynyrd Skynyrd. He plays lead and occasional rhythm guitar. He is also a founding member of The Rossington-Collins Band along with former Lynyrd Skynyrd bandmate, Allen Collins. Rossington is the ...more

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Birthplace: Jacksonville, USA, Florida

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Ryan Key is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous Guitarists from Jacksonville
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William Ryan Key is an American rock musician. He is best known for being the lead singer, rhythm guitarist and original member of the American pop punk band Yellowcard. ...more

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Nationality: United States of America

Birthplace: Jacksonville, USA, Florida

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