Your top 5 guitarists...

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  1. TheCount0212

    TheCount0212 Member

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    Okay, here are the "rules"...
    Mention five and five only. Yes that means you have to think about it.
    Here's mine:

    (1) Eric Clapton
    (2) Leslie West
    (3) Peter Green
    (4) B.B. King
    (5) Paul Kossoff

    :munch
     
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    celticelk Member

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    mark norwine Member

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    tsar nicholas Member

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    ^ I love lists, and I like the above one especially.

    My tops list changes a lot, but today it's :

    1) Jimmy Nolen

    2) Curtis Mayfield

    3) Phelps "Catfish" Collins

    4) Eddie Hazel

    5) Jus Oborn
     
  5. BigViolin

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    Holdsworth

    Wayne Krantz

    Jimmy Herring

    Guthrie Govan

    Eric Johnson

    Could change daily. :bonk
     
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    Fusionshred Supporting Member

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    Ezyryder Member

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  8. PeaElAre

    PeaElAre Member

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    In no particular order...

    Jake Cinninger, John Mayer, David Gilmour, Michael Gungor, Steven Wilson

    That's probably not accurate but those are what came to mind first.
     
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    Jimmy B Member

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    1. EVH
    2. Jimi Hendrix
    3. Michael Schenker
    4. Uli Roth
    5. Ty Tabor

    That list hasn't changed since 1988, when Ty joined it.
     
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  11. geekocaster

    geekocaster Supporting Member

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    eclectic list I suppose..

    John Frusciante
    David Gilmour
    Steve Clark
    GE Smith
    EVH
     
  12. twinrider1

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    In no particular order...

    Page
    Trower

    Crap, I can't do it.

    EVH...or John Sykes....
    Chet...or Jerry Reed...or Gatton,

    Heck, I can't name my 5 favorite Tele players!
     
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    1. jimmy page
    2. duane allman
    3. freddie king
    4. billy gibbons
    5. derek trucks
     
  14. vmjoe

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    This is impossible, but these are the ones I've probably listened to the most.

    Jimmy Page
    Jimi Hendrix
    Ritchie Blackmore
    Stevie Ray Vaughan
    Carlos Santana
     
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    1) Jimi Hendrix
    2) B.B. King
    3) Michael Schenker
    4) Eddie Van Halen
    5) Eric Clapton
     
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    Mark McPheeters Member

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