Famous Guitarists from Belfast

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

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  • Van Morrison
    Photo: Stephen Lovekin / Getty Images
    • Nationality: Northern Ireland, United Kingdom
    • Birthplace: Pottinger
    • Nationality: Northern Ireland
    • Birthplace: Belfast, United Kingdom
    • Guitars Played: Gibson SG, Ibanez, Jackson, 1959 Gibson Les Paul Sunburst, Charvel
    • Nationality: Republic of Ireland, United Kingdom
    • Birthplace: Belfast, United Kingdom
  • Vivian Campbell
    Photo: Metaweb (FB) / Public domain
    • Nationality: United Kingdom
    • Birthplace: Belfast, United Kingdom