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List of famous guitarists born who were born in Long Island, listed alphabetically with photos when available. Many of these guitar players from Long Island 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 Long Island 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.

A list made up of items like Johnny Ramone and Chuck Schuldiner.

This list answers the questions, "What guitar players are from Long Island?" and "Who are famous Long Island guitarists?"
Johnny Ramone is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous Guitarists from Long Island
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John William Cummings, better known by his stage name Johnny Ramone, was an American guitarist and songwriter, best known for being the guitarist for the punk rock band the Ramones. He was a founding member of the band, and remained a member throughout the band's entire career. He died from prostate ...more

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Nationality: United States of America

Birthplace: Contiguous United States, New York, United States of America, United States, with Territories, + more

Guitars Played: Fender Stratocaster

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Lee Ranaldo is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous Guitarists from Long Island
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Lee Mark Ranaldo is an American musician, singer-songwriter, guitarist, writer, visual artist and record producer, best known as a co-founder of the alternative rock band Sonic Youth. In 2004, Rolling Stone ranked Ranaldo at number 33 on its "Greatest Guitarists of All Time" list. In May 2012, Spin ...more

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Nationality: United States of America

Birthplace: USA, New York, Glen Cove

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Chieli Minucci is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous Guitarists from Long Island
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Chieli Minucci is an American adult contemporary, smooth jazz guitarist, composer, music producer, and arranger of Italian descent. Minucci was born in New York City and is primarily known as the leader of the Grammy-nominated contemporary jazz group Special EFX. His father, Ulpio Minucci wrote the ...more

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Nationality: United States of America

Birthplace: Contiguous United States, New York, Suffolk County, Area code 631, United States of America, + more

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Chuck Schuldiner is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous Guitarists from Long Island
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Charles Michael "Chuck" Schuldiner was an American singer, songwriter, and guitarist. He created the band Death, which he founded in 1983 under the name Mantas. He also recorded as guitarist and songwriter with his other band, Control Denied. Schuldiner is often referred to as "The Father of Death ...more

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Nationality: United States of America

Birthplace: Glen Cove, New York, United States of America

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