Bands/Musicians The Top Indian Guitarists, Ranked  

Indian Rock
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List Rules Skill Feel Experience Originality Popularity & Still Out There playing for a living!

Not in Any Order as one should not and cannot compare musicians/Guitarists!

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Amyt Datta is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Top Indian Guitarists, Ranked
Rock music, Experimental music, Jazz

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Baiju Dharmajan is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Top Indian Guitarists, Ranked

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Ravi Iyer is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Top Indian Guitarists, Ranked
Ravi Iyer

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Ranker Video
Mrnit added Kapil Srivastava

About Kapil - Kapil is one of India’s leading solo & lead guitarist who made his first television debut as Guitarist in album titled ‘Lady Chatterjee’ for song 'Pyar aur Dosti'. He also composed & performed a recent track in the Bollywood Movie - Dubai Returns (Starring Irfan Khan).  He has performed guitar with various record labels including Sa Re Ga Ma HMV,
T-Series, Doordarshan, GM Records and has 3 solo music albums to his credits.
 
Founded Guitarmonk, Authored 6 Guitar Books (under Creative and Unicorn Publishing) and have led more than 7000+ students worldwide in more than 8 countries via Guitarmonk.Kapil is also contributing socially via its music movement (as Guitarmonk Social primarily for preservation of arts, music for health, music for poor). He executed more than 100 events in last 2 years.

Some of his Quick Links -

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Kapil_Srivastava
http://www.facebook.com/kapilguitarist 

http://www.guitaristindia.com/
http://www.reverbnation.com/guitarmonk

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Rex Vijayan is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Top Indian Guitarists, Ranked
Rex Vijayan

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Susmit Sen is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Top Indian Guitarists, Ranked
babita added Susmit Sen

Susmit Sen is a self taught musician. He has been the founder, lead Guitarist of India’s longest running Live band Indian Ocean. His 1st solo debut album "Depths of the Ocean" was released in 2011.

He has formed a new band named "The Susmit Sen Chronicles" with drummer Nikhil Vasudevan, bassist Anirban Ghosh, tabla player Varun Gupta and vocalists Amit Sharma and Sudhir Rikhari. He left Indian Ocean in June 2013.

Susmit sen was invited by one of the most prolific Guitar festivals in the world – guitar -en -scene in Geneva, France, to represent the country. Susmit Sen has also scored the music for several award winning documentaries and feature films including "Road to Ladhakh", "Peepli Live" (Indian Ocean) and "Black Friday" (Indian Ocean) etc. He was also awarded the best music director award with Indian Ocean at the Asian Film festival in Hongkong.

Enjoy & stay connected!

Site: susmitsen.in

Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/SusmitSen

Twitter: twitter.com/susmitsenlive

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Keba Jeremiah is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Top Indian Guitarists, Ranked
Anand Samuel J. added Keba Jeremiah Acoustic music, Contemporary worship music, Funk

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Chaitanya Bhaidkar is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Top Indian Guitarists, Ranked
Sadanand Bhaidkar added Chaitanya Bhaidkar

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Sunil Kaushik is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Top Indian Guitarists, Ranked
Soumyadip Chattopadhyay added Sunil Kaushik Bollywood / Classical -

35 years ago Sunil Kaushik started off as a young self-taught guitarist, discovered by legendary RD Burman and Anandji Kalyanji. Traveling the world, composing and conducting original music scores for leading Bollywood productions and prime time TV shows, he has established himself as an accomplished Music Producer/ Composer, across a spectrum of genre - movies, classical, electronic, TV serials and animation. 

Collaborating with legends such as R.D. Burman, Kishore Kumar, Kalyaanji-Anandji, Laxmikant-Pyaarelal, Mohammed Rafi, Pandit Shivkumar Sharma and Pandit Hariprasad Chaurasia has established his genius both mainstream and classical.

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Warren Mendonca is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Top Indian Guitarists, Ranked
Warren Mendonca

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Jovin Richard is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Top Indian Guitarists, Ranked
richard2 added Jovin Richard Classical, flamenco, rumba

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Vikramjit Banerjee is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Top Indian Guitarists, Ranked

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Gussy Rikh is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Top Indian Guitarists, Ranked
Gussy Rikh

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Mahesh Tinaikar is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Top Indian Guitarists, Ranked
Mahesh Tinaikar

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Sumit Ramachandran is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Top Indian Guitarists, Ranked
Sumit Ramachandran

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Dhruv Ghanekar is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Top Indian Guitarists, Ranked

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Jovin Richard is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Top Indian Guitarists, Ranked
richard2 added Jovin Richard

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Jovin Richard is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Top Indian Guitarists, Ranked
richard2 added Jovin Richard

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Claver Menezes is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Top Indian Guitarists, Ranked
Claver Menezes

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Sanjay Joseph is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Top Indian Guitarists, Ranked
Sanjay Joseph

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Sonam Sherpa is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Top Indian Guitarists, Ranked
IndraneelDas added p a r i k r a m a
classic blues and

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Edwin Fernandes is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Top Indian Guitarists, Ranked

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Chandresh Kudwa is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Top Indian Guitarists, Ranked
Chandresh Kudwa

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Mayuks Sarkar is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Top Indian Guitarists, Ranked
SumitVerma added Mayuks Sarkar

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Ehsaan Noorani is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Top Indian Guitarists, Ranked
Film score

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Luke Macedo is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list The Top Indian Guitarists, Ranked
soundgarden added Luke Macedo

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Rudy Wallang is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list The Top Indian Guitarists, Ranked
Rudy Wallang

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Prasanna is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list The Top Indian Guitarists, Ranked
Film score

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Floyd Fernandes is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list The Top Indian Guitarists, Ranked
Floyd Fernandes

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Desmond Powell is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list The Top Indian Guitarists, Ranked
KimberleyRodrigues added Desmond Powell TRUECOLORS      Bandish    Nirvana

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Sanjeev Thomas is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list The Top Indian Guitarists, Ranked
Sanjeev Thomas AR Rehman

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Arun Pathak is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list The Top Indian Guitarists, Ranked
Arun Pathak

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Anirban Chakravarty is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list The Top Indian Guitarists, Ranked
mintu added Anirban Chakravarty

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Albin Simon is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list The Top Indian Guitarists, Ranked
Dony sam saj added Albin Simon Raw strings

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Salim John Sadiq is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list The Top Indian Guitarists, Ranked
SoummyaMukhopadhyay added Salim John Sadiq

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Derek Julian is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list The Top Indian Guitarists, Ranked
Derek Julian

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Hitesh Madan is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list The Top Indian Guitarists, Ranked
AllwinJohnny added Hitesh Madan EUPHORIA      EKA   CANZONA

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Menino Dias is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list The Top Indian Guitarists, Ranked
BenjamineBennyPinto added Menino Dias BLACK SLADE

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Randolph Correia is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list The Top Indian Guitarists, Ranked
Randolph Correia PENTAGRAM      Shair N Func

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Saibal Basu is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list The Top Indian Guitarists, Ranked

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Paresh Kamath is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list The Top Indian Guitarists, Ranked

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Roy Venkataraman is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list The Top Indian Guitarists, Ranked
Roy Venkataraman

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Rupert Fernandes is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list The Top Indian Guitarists, Ranked
Rupert Fernandes ROCKCOVENANT

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Sanjeev Kumar Babbar is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list The Top Indian Guitarists, Ranked
gre8thinker added Sanjeev Kumar Babbar Classical, Punk Rock, Indie -

PANKH | Three-Octave Academy

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Amit Heri is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list The Top Indian Guitarists, Ranked
Amit Heri

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Somak Sinha is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list The Top Indian Guitarists, Ranked
ParthaMitra added Somak Sinha Carnatic Classical - Fusion

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Mridul Luthra is the Guitar Pl... is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list The Top Indian Guitarists, Ranked
Mridul Luthra is the Guitar Player for PUNKH

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Alloy Anthony is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list The Top Indian Guitarists, Ranked
Alloy Anthony

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Alloy Isac is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list The Top Indian Guitarists, Ranked
Alloy Isac