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Famous Guitarists from Wisconsin

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

Examples of items on this list: Les Paul, Robin Zander and many more.

This list answers the questions, "What guitar players are from Wisconsin?" and "Who are famous Wisconsin guitarists?"
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Paul Thorn is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Famous Guitarists from Wisconsin
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Paul Wayne Thorn (born July 13, 1964) is a Southern rock, country, Americana, and blues singer-songwriter, whose style is a mix of blues, country, and rock. ...more on Wikipedia

Nationality: United States of America

Birthplace: Kenosha, Wisconsin

Bryan Lee is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Famous Guitarists from Wisconsin
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Bryan Lee (born March 16, 1943, Two Rivers, Wisconsin) is an American blues guitarist and singer based in New Orleans, Louisiana. He is also known by the nickname braille blues daddy and has been a fixture on Bourbon Street since the 1980s. ...more on Wikipedia

Nationality: United States of America

Birthplace: Two Rivers, Wisconsin

John Jorgenson is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Famous Guitarists from Wisconsin
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John Richard Jorgenson (born July 6, 1956) is an American musician. Although best known for his guitar work with bands such as the Desert Rose Band and The Hellecasters, he is also proficient on the mandolin, mandocello, Dobro, pedal steel guitar, piano, upright bass, clarinet, bassoon, and saxophone. While a member of the Desert Rose Band, he won the Academy of Country Music's "Guitarist of the Year" award three consecutive years. Jorgenson has recorded or toured with Elton John, Tommy Emmanuel, The Byrds, Bob Dylan, Bob Seger, Willie Nelson, Johnny Cash, Emmylou Harris, Hank Williams Jr., Barbra Streisand, Luciano Pavarotti, Roy Orbison, Patty Loveless, Michael Nesmith, John Prine, and ...more on Wikipedia

Nationality: United States of America

Birthplace: Madison, Wisconsin, United States of America

Daryl Stuermer is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Famous Guitarists from Wisconsin
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Daryl Mark Stuermer (born November 27, 1952) is an American musician, songwriter, and producer best known for playing the guitar and bass for Genesis during live shows, and lead guitar for Phil Collins during most solo tours and albums. He has also released ten solo albums, and tours with his Daryl Stuermer Band. ...more on Wikipedia

Nationality: United States of America

Birthplace: Milwaukee, Wisconsin