Musicians Famous Guitarists from Dallas

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

List features items like Stevie Ray Vaughan and Stephen Stills.

This list answers the questions, "What guitar players are from Dallas?" and "Who are famous Dallas guitarists?"
Stevie Ray Vaughan is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous Guitarists from Dallas
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Stephen Ray Vaughan, known as Stevie Ray Vaughan, was an American musician, singer, songwriter, and record producer. In spite of a short-lived mainstream career spanning seven years, he is widely considered one of the most influential electric guitarists in the history of blues music, and one of the most important figures in the revival of blues in the 1980s. Born and raised in Dallas, Texas, Vaughan began playing guitar at the age of seven, inspired by his older brother Jimmie. ...more on Wikipedia

Nationality: United States of America

Birthplace: Texas, USA, Dallas

Guitars Played: Hamiltone Custom, Fender Stratocaster

Also Ranked

#65 on The Best Rock Bands of All Time

#64 on The Greatest Classic Rock Bands

#82 on The Druggiest Rock Stars of All Time

#82 on The Greatest American Rock Bands

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Jimmie Vaughan is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous Guitarists from Dallas
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Jimmie Lawrence Vaughan is an American blues rock guitarist and singer based in Austin, Texas. He is the older brother of the late Texas blues guitar legend Stevie Ray Vaughan. Several notable blues guitarists have had a significant influence on Vaughan's playing style including Freddie King, Albert King, BB King, and Johnny "Guitar" Watson. ...more on Wikipedia

Nationality: United States of America

Birthplace: Texas, Dallas, Contiguous United States, Area code 972, United States of America, + more

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Stephen Stills is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous Guitarists from Dallas
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Stephen Arthur Stills is an American musician and multi-instrumentalist best known for his work with Buffalo Springfield and Crosby, Stills & Nash. He performed on a professional level in several other bands as well as maintaining a solo career at the same time. Stills was ranked #28 in Rolling Stone Magazine's 2003 list of "The 100 Greatest Guitarists of All Time" and #47 in the 2011 list. Stills became the first person to be inducted twice on the same night into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame for his work with CSN and Buffalo Springfield. ...more on Wikipedia

Nationality: United States of America

Birthplace: Texas, Dallas, Contiguous United States, Area code 972, United States of America, + more

Also Ranked

#92 on Which Bands Or Musicians Do You Most Want To See Before They (Or You) Kick The Bucket?

#62 on The Greatest Rock Songwriters of All Time

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Mark Salling is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous Guitarists from Dallas
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Mark Wayne Salling is an American actor, singer-songwriter, composer, and musician. He is known for his role as Noah "Puck" Puckerman on the comedy television series, Glee. ...more on Wikipedia

Nationality: United States of America

Birthplace: Texas, Dallas, Contiguous United States, Area code 972, United States of America, + more

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