Famous Guitarists from New Orleans

List of famous guitarists born who were born in New Orleans, listed alphabetically with photos when available. Many of these guitar players from New Orleans 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 New Orleans 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 Lonnie Johnson, Memphis Minnie, and many more

This list answers the questions, "What guitar players are from New Orleans?" and "Who are famous New Orleans guitarists?"

  • Lonnie Johnson
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    • Nationality: United States of America
    • Birthplace: USA, New Orleans, Louisiana
  • Vance DeGeneres
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    • Nationality: United States of America
    • Birthplace: New Orleans, Louisiana, USA
    • Nationality: United States of America
    • Birthplace: New Orleans, Louisiana
    • Nationality: United States of America
    • Birthplace: USA, New Orleans, Louisiana