Rolling Stone's Top 100 Guitarists of All Time Bands/Musicians
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Rolling Stone's Top 100 Guitarists of All Time

The Top 100 Guitarists of All Time, as picked by Rolling Stone magazine a few years back. Any 100 Best Guitar Players list is going to cause controversy and this is no exception. Hard rock fans in particular are sure to complain about the rankings on this list, but RS certainly put some thought into their list of the 100 Greatest Guitarists of Alltime. To see Rolling Stone's full commentary and a mess of user comments go here: http://www.rollingstone.com/music/lists/100-greatest-guitarists-of-all-time-19691231
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    #1 on the original list Blues-rock, Rock music, Experimental rock

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    #16 on the original list Blues-rock, Rock music, Jazz fusion

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    #7 on the original list Blues-rock, Soul blues, Rock music

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    #3 on the original list Blues-rock, Rock music, Reggae

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    #32 on the original list Rock music, Blues, Country blues

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    #14 on the original list Rock music, Rhythm and blues, Rock and roll

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    #4 on the original list Blues-rock, Rock music, Instrumental rock

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    #60 on the original list Americana, Rock music, Latin American music

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    #2 on the original list Blues-rock, Folk rock, Heavy metal

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    #22 on the original list Blues-rock, Rock music, Reggae

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    #45 on the original list Thrash metal, Heavy metal, Speed metal

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    #97 on the original list Grunge, Alternative rock, Punk rock

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    #48 on the original list Blues-rock, Rock music, Folk rock

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    #6 on the original list Blues-rock, Rock music, Instrumental rock

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    #9 on the original list Blues-rock, Chicano rock, Pop music

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    #98 on the original list Punk rock

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    #52 on the original list Blues-rock, Punk blues, Rock music

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    #56 on the original list Rock music, Electronic dance music, Protopunk

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    Rock music, Folk music, Electric folk

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    #175 on the original list Rock music, Rockabilly, Country rock

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    #19 on the original list Pop music, Rock music, Experimental rock

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    #100 on the original list Blues-rock, Chicago blues, Rock music

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    #84 on the original list Blues-rock, Rock music, Folk rock

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    #90 on the original list Rock music, Alternative rock, Post-punk

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    Freddy King

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