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. 1
    Blues-rock, Rock music, Experimental rock More
    #1 on the original list
  2. 2
    Blues-rock, Rock music, Jazz fusion More
    #17 on the original list
  3. 3
    Blues-rock, Soul blues, Rock music More
    #6 on the original list
  4. 4
    Blues-rock, Rock music, Reggae More
    #3 on the original list
  5. 5
    Rock music, Blues, Country blues More
    #33 on the original list
  6. 6
    Rock music, Rhythm and blues, Rock and roll More
    #14 on the original list
  7. 7
    Blues-rock, Rock music, Instrumental rock More
    #4 on the original list
  8. 8
    Americana, Rock music, Latin American music More
    #57 on the original list
  9. 9
    Blues-rock, Folk rock, Heavy metal More
    #2 on the original list
  10. 10
    Blues-rock, Rock music, Reggae More
    #20 on the original list
  11. 11
    Thrash metal, Heavy metal, Speed metal More
    #45 on the original list
  12. 12
    Grunge, Alternative rock, Punk rock More
    #101 on the original list
  13. 13
    Blues-rock, Rock music, Folk rock More
    #48 on the original list
  14. 14
    Blues-rock, Rock music, Instrumental rock More
    #7 on the original list
  15. 15
    Blues-rock, Chicano rock, Pop music More
    #9 on the original list
  16. 16
    Punk rock More
    #99 on the original list
  17. 17
    Blues-rock, Punk blues, Rock music More
    #47 on the original list
  18. 18
    Rock music, Electronic dance music, Protopunk More
    #54 on the original list
  19. 19
    Rock music, Folk music, Electric folk More
  20. 20
    Rock music, Rockabilly, Country rock More
    #178 on the original list
  21. 21
    Pop music, Rock music, Experimental rock More
    #18 on the original list
  22. 22
    Blues-rock, Chicago blues, Rock music More
    #112 on the original list
  23. 23
    Blues-rock, Rock music, Folk rock More
    #79 on the original list
  24. 24
    Rock music, Alternative rock, Post-punk More
    #84 on the original list
  25. 25

    Freddy King

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