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Famous Guitarists from Massachusetts

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

James Taylor and Rob Zombie are a great starting point for your to rank your favorites on this list

This list answers the questions, "What guitar players are from Massachusetts?" and "Who are famous Massachusetts guitarists?"
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  • Joe Perry
    Age: 71
    • Nationality: United States of America
    • Birthplace: Lawrence, Massachusetts, United States of America
    • Guitars Played: Gibson Les Paul, Fender Stratocaster, Fender Telecaster
  • Dick Dale
    Age: 85
    • Nationality: United States of America
    • Birthplace: Boston, USA, Massachusetts
    • Guitars Played: Fender Stratocaster
    • Nationality: United States of America
    • Birthplace: Boston, Massachusetts, USA
  • Rob Zombie
    Age: 57
    • Nationality: United States of America
    • Birthplace: Haverhill, Massachusetts, USA
    • Nationality: United States of America
    • Birthplace: Norwood, Massachusetts
    • Nationality: United States of America
    • Birthplace: Boston, USA, Massachusetts
    • Nationality: Australia
    • Birthplace: USA, Massachusetts, Fall River
    • Nationality: United States of America
    • Birthplace: USA, Massachusetts, Newton
    • Nationality: United States of America
    • Birthplace: Winthrop, Massachusetts, United States of America
    • Nationality: United States of America
    • Birthplace: Boston, USA, Massachusetts
  • Craig Finn
    Age: 50
    • Nationality: United States of America
    • Birthplace: Boston, USA, Massachusetts
    • Nationality: United States of America
    • Birthplace: Lincoln, USA, Massachusetts
  • Alan Wilson
    Dec. at 27 (1943-1970)
    • Nationality: United States of America
    • Birthplace: Arlington, Massachusetts
  • J Mascis
    Age: 56
    • Nationality: United States of America
    • Birthplace: USA, Massachusetts, Amherst
    • Nationality: United States of America
    • Birthplace: Boston, Massachusetts
    • Nationality: United States of America
    • Birthplace: New Jersey
    • Nationality: United States of America
    • Birthplace: Boston, Massachusetts
  • Brad Delp
    Dec. at 55 (1951-2007)
    • Nationality: United States of America
    • Birthplace: Peabody, Massachusetts
    • Nationality: United States of America
    • Birthplace: Boston, Massachusetts
  • Gary Hoey
    Age: 61
    • Nationality: United States of America
    • Birthplace: Lowell, Massachusetts
  • Age: 43
    • Nationality: United States of America
    • Birthplace: Area code 774, United States of America, United States, with Territories, Area code 508
    • Nationality: United States of America
    • Birthplace: Springfield, Massachusetts
  • Mike Ness
    Age: 60
    • Nationality: United States of America
    • Birthplace: USA, Lynn, Massachusetts
    • Nationality: United States of America
    • Birthplace: USA, Massachusetts, Wellesley
    • Nationality: United States of America
    • Birthplace: Winchester, Massachusetts, United States of America