Musicians Famous Rhythm Guitarists  

Steve Jackson
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A List of Famous Rhythm Guitarists with photos! These are musicians who are masters of their craft. While it is often the singers who claim all the fame, these musicians are famous in their own right. As time has past and music evolved, the list of musical instruments available has grown, especially with the advent of the digital age. While the vocalist may have his lyrics, it is the musicians behind him, who truly make the sound. After all, instrumentals are as popular as ever, but acappellas are few and far between. Best of all, with our modern recording technology, we will be able to enjoy these artists for centuries if not millennia!

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A.C. Newman is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous Rhythm Guitarists
Power pop - Band Name: The New pornagraphers

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Aaron Lewis is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous Rhythm Guitarists
Nu metal, Acoustic music, Post-grunge - Band Name: Staind

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Adam Gontier is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous Rhythm Guitarists
Nu metal, Grunge, Heavy metal - Band Name: Three Days Grace

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Al Jardine is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous Rhythm Guitarists
Rock music, Rock and roll, Surf music

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Al McKay is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Famous Rhythm Guitarists
Rhythm and blues, Jazz, Soul music - Band Name: Earth, Wind & Fire

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Albert Hammond Jr. is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Famous Rhythm Guitarists
Albert Hammond Jr. Band Name: The Strokes

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Alex Kapranos is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Famous Rhythm Guitarists
Indie pop, Alternative rock, Art rock - Band Name: Franz Ferdinand

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Alexander Kuoppala is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Famous Rhythm Guitarists
Melodic death metal, Power metal - Band Name: Children of Bodom

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Allen Collins is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Famous Rhythm Guitarists
Southern rock - Band Name: Lynyrd Skynyrd

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Andrew Farriss is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Famous Rhythm Guitarists
New Wave, Rock music - Band Name: INXS

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Andrew Volpe is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Famous Rhythm Guitarists
Rock music, Power pop - Band Name: Ludo

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Andy Fairweather Low is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list Famous Rhythm Guitarists
Blues-rock, Pop music, Rock music - Band Name: Amen Corner, Eric Clapton, Roger Waters, The Who, Joe Satriani

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Andy Summers is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list Famous Rhythm Guitarists
New Wave, Pop music, Rock music

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Avi Bortnick is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list Famous Rhythm Guitarists
Avi Bortnick Band Name: John Scofield

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Bård Torstensen is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list Famous Rhythm Guitarists
Bård Torstensen Rap metal, Jazz - Band Name: Clawfinger

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Barry Gibb is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list Famous Rhythm Guitarists
Adult contemporary music, Blue-eyed soul, Disco - Band Name: The Bee Gees

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Beau Burchell is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list Famous Rhythm Guitarists
Emo, Alternative rock, Screamo - Band Name: Saosin

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¡All-Time Quarterback! is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list Famous Rhythm Guitarists
Indie, Rock music, Alternative rock - Band Name: Death Cab for Cutie

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Ben Burnley is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list Famous Rhythm Guitarists
Nu metal, Post-grunge, Alternative rock

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Benji Madden is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list Famous Rhythm Guitarists
Pop punk, Ska punk, Pop rock

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Bernie Leadon is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list Famous Rhythm Guitarists
Rock music, Country rock, Country - Band Name: Eagles

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Bill Haley & His Comets is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list Famous Rhythm Guitarists
Rock music, Rockabilly, Heavy metal

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Bill Kelliher is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list Famous Rhythm Guitarists
Progressive metal, Groove metal, Heavy metal - Band Name: Mastodon

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Billie Joe Armstrong is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list Famous Rhythm Guitarists
Pop punk, New Wave, Rock music - Band Name: Green Day, Pinhead Gunpowder

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Billy Corgan is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list Famous Rhythm Guitarists
Gothic rock, Groove metal, Grunge - Band Name: The Smashing Pumpkins

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Billy Martin is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list Famous Rhythm Guitarists
Jazz, Funk - Band Name: Good Charlotte

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Blackie Lawless is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list Famous Rhythm Guitarists

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Bob Katsionis is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list Famous Rhythm Guitarists
Progressive metal, Power metal, Heavy metal - Band Name: Firewind

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Bob Weir is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list Famous Rhythm Guitarists
Rock music, Psychedelic rock - Band Name: The Grateful Dead

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Bobby Bandiera is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list Famous Rhythm Guitarists
Rock music, Blues - Band Name: Bon Jovi

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Bobby Tench is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list Famous Rhythm Guitarists
Blues-rock, Rock music, Electric blues

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Bono is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list Famous Rhythm Guitarists
Rock music, Alternative rock, Post-punk - Band Name: U2

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Brad Whitford is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list Famous Rhythm Guitarists
Blues-rock, Heavy metal, Hard rock - Band Name: Aerosmith

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Brian
Brian "Head" Welch Band Name: Korn

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Brian Bell is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list Famous Rhythm Guitarists
Pop punk, Rock music, Emo - Band Name: Weezer, Space Twins, The Relationship

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Brian Benoit is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list Famous Rhythm Guitarists
Brian Benoit Band Name: Dillinger Escape Plan

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Brian Greenway is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list Famous Rhythm Guitarists
Rock music, Hard rock - Band Name: April Wine, Mashmakhan

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Brian May is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list Famous Rhythm Guitarists
Rock music, Heavy metal, Pop rock - Band Name: Queen

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Brownie McGhee is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list Famous Rhythm Guitarists
Piedmont blues, East Coast blues, Country blues

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Bruce Springsteen is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list Famous Rhythm Guitarists
Americana, Blues-rock, Heartland rock - Band Name: E Street Band

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Bruce Welch is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list Famous Rhythm Guitarists

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Bryan Adams is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list Famous Rhythm Guitarists
Adult contemporary music, Pop music, Heartland rock

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Bryan Maclean is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list Famous Rhythm Guitarists
Christian music, Garage rock, Folk rock - Band Name: Love

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Bucky Pizzarelli is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list Famous Rhythm Guitarists
Swing music, Big band, Jazz

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Buddy Holly is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list Famous Rhythm Guitarists
Lubbock sound, Rock music, Rockabilly - Band Name: The Crickets

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Caleb Followill is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list Famous Rhythm Guitarists
Garage rock, Alternative rock, Country - Band Name: Kings of Leon

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Cameron Muncey is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list Famous Rhythm Guitarists
Garage rock, Soft rock, Post-punk revival - Band Name: Jet

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Carl Kress is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list Famous Rhythm Guitarists

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Carl Perkins is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list Famous Rhythm Guitarists
Rock music, Rockabilly, Rock and roll

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Cat Stevens is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list Famous Rhythm Guitarists
Synthpop, Sufi rock, Nasheed