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This whole thing is subjective….but here are my personal top 50….guitarists.  I am, of course, omitting one for reasons I cannot state herein…   🙂

1 – Texas Flood – Stevie Ray Vaughan

2 – All Along the Watch Tower – Jimi Hendrix

3 – Hotel California – Don Felder, Joe Walsh (The Eagles)

4 – Comfortably Numb – David Gilmour (Pink Floyd)

5 – Cause We’ve Ended As Lovers – Jeff Beck

6 – Bohemian Rhapsody – Brian May (Queen)

7 – One – Kirk Hammet (Metallica)

8 – Stairway to heaven – Jimmy Page (Led Zeppelin)

9 – November rain – Slash (Guns ‘n Roses)

10 – Sweet child o mine – Guns ‘n roses (Slash)

11 – Voodoo Child (Slight Return) – Jimi Hendrix

12 – Johnny B. Goode – Chuck Berry

13 – Eruption – Eddie van Halen

14 – Always with you, always with me – Joe Satriani

15 – Little Wing – Jimi Hendrix

16 – Heartbreaker – Jimmy Page (Led Zeppelin)                      Rene Best musician

17 – Layla – Eric Clapton, Duane Allman

18 – Cliffs of Dover – Eric Johnson

19 – Scar Tissue – John Frusciante (Red Hot Chili Peppers)

20 – Guitar Boogie – Tommy Emmanuel

21 – Free Bird – Allen Collins, Gary Rossington (Lynyrd Skynyrd)

22 – Sultans of Swing – Mark Knopfler (Dire Straits)

23 – Symphonie of Destruction – (Marty Friedman, Dave Mustaine (Megadeth)

24 – Flight Of The Wounded Bumblebee – Nuno Bettencourt (Extreme)

25 – Reelin’ in the Years – Elliott Randall (Steely Dan)                   Rene Best musician

26 – Highway 61 revisited – Johnny Winter

27 – Pride and Joy – Stevie ray Vaughan

28 – For the love of god – Steve Vai

29 – Surfing with the Alien – Joe Satriani

30 – Asturias – John Williams (Isaac Albeniz)

31 – Blues deluxe – John Joe Bonamassa

32 – The Thrill is gone – B.B. King

33 – Paranoid Android – Radiohead – Jonny Greenwood

34 – Covered in rain – John Mayer

35 – Mr. Crowley – Ozzy Osbourne (Randy Rhoads)

36 – Black Star – Yngwie Malmsteen

37 – Mediterranean sundance – Al Di Meola, Paco De Lucia, John McLaughlin

38 – Whole lotta love – Jimmy page (Led Zeppelin)

39 – Satch Boogie – Joe Satriani

40 – Get the funk out – Extreme (Nuno Bettencourt)

41 – Beat It – Michael Jackson (Eddie van Halen)

42 – Jerry’s Breakdown – Chet Atkins & Jerry Reed

43 – Floods – Pantera (Dime Bag Darrel)

44 – Alive – Pearl jam – Mike McCready

45 – Minor swing – Django Reinhardt

46 – Tender surrender – Steve Vai

47 – Jessica – Dickey Betts

48 – Sympathy for the Devil – Keith Richards (Rolling Stones)

49 – No More Tears – Zakk Wylde (Ozzy Osbourne)

50 – Know your enemy – Tom Morello (Rage Against the Machine)

And there you have it!  My top 50 favorite guitarists!                            Rene Best musician

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