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Famous Rhythm Guitarists 

Steve Jackson
Updated October 13, 2018 15.9k views 334 items
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
Genre: Power pop; Nationality: Canada
Band Name: The New pornagraphers
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Aaron Lewis is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous Rhythm Guitarists
Genre: Nu metal, Acoustic music, Post-grunge; Nationality: United States of America
Band Name: Staind
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Adam Gontier is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous Rhythm Guitarists
Adam Gontier Genre: Nu metal, Grunge, Heavy metal; Nationality: Canada
Band Name: Three Days Grace
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Al Jardine is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous Rhythm Guitarists
Genre: Rock music, Rock and roll, Surf music; Nationality: United States of America
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Al McKay is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Famous Rhythm Guitarists
Genre: Rhythm and blues, Jazz, Soul music; Nationality: United States of America
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
Genre: Indie pop, Alternative rock, Art rock; Nationality: United Kingdom
Band Name: Franz Ferdinand
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Alexander Kuoppala is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Famous Rhythm Guitarists
Genre: Melodic death metal, Power metal; Nationality: Finland
Band Name: Children of Bodom
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Allen Collins is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Famous Rhythm Guitarists
Allen Collins Genre: Southern rock; Nationality: United States of America
Band Name: Lynyrd Skynyrd
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Andrew Farriss is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Famous Rhythm Guitarists
Genre: New Wave, Rock music; Nationality: Australia
Band Name: INXS
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Andrew Volpe is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Famous Rhythm Guitarists
Genre: Rock music, Power pop; Nationality: United States of America
Band Name: Ludo
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Andy Fairweather Low is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list Famous Rhythm Guitarists
Genre: Blues-rock, Pop music, Rock music; Nationality: United Kingdom
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
Genre: New Wave, Pop music, Rock music; Nationality: England
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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
Band Name: Clawfinger
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Barry Gibb is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list Famous Rhythm Guitarists
Genre: Adult contemporary music, Blue-eyed soul, Disco; Nationality: Isle of Man, United States of America
Band Name: The Bee Gees
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Beau Burchell is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list Famous Rhythm Guitarists
Genre: Emo, Alternative rock, Screamo; Nationality: United States of America
Band Name: Saosin
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¡All-Time Quarterb... is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list Famous Rhythm Guitarists
Genre: Indie, Rock music, Alternative rock; Nationality: United States of America
Band Name: Death Cab for Cutie
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Ben Burnley is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list Famous Rhythm Guitarists
Genre: Nu metal, Post-grunge, Alternative rock; Nationality: United States of America
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Benji Madden is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list Famous Rhythm Guitarists
Genre: Pop punk, Ska punk, Pop rock; Nationality: United States of America
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Bernie Leadon is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list Famous Rhythm Guitarists
Genre: Rock music, Country rock, Country; Nationality: United States of America
Band Name: Eagles
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Bill Haley & His Com... is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list Famous Rhythm Guitarists
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Bill Kelliher is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list Famous Rhythm Guitarists
Band Name: Mastodon
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Billie Joe Armstrong is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list Famous Rhythm Guitarists
Genre: Pop punk, New Wave, Rock music; Nationality: United States of America
Band Name: Green Day, Pinhead Gunpowder
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Billy Corgan is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list Famous Rhythm Guitarists
Genre: Gothic rock, Groove metal, Grunge; Nationality: United States of America
Band Name: The Smashing Pumpkins